Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Hepatic Failure Underlying Cause

Causes of liver damage that can lead to cirrhosis include:

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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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