Health Conditions and Diseases Neurological Disorders Brain Diseases Metabolic Hepatic Encephalopathy
A group of symptoms that may occur when there is damage to the brain and nervous system as a complication of liver disorders.
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Canadian Liver Foundation: Hepatic Encephalopathy
Overview of this complication of liver disease includes types, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
Family Practice Notebook: Hepatic Encephalopathy
Includes precipitating factors, pathophysiology, symptoms and signs, diagnosis, and management.
Wikipedia article explains what this condition is, how it occurs, different grades, and treatment.
Hepatic Encephalopathy: A Review
Article from Annals of Hepatology explores pathogenesis, peripheral and brain alterations, clinical stages, and predisposing factors. [PDF]
MedlinePlus: Hepatic Encephalopathy
Illustrated article that discusses the causes, signs and symptoms, treatment, and complications.
Merck Manual: Liver Encephalopathy
Describes how this condition occurs, common symptoms, methods of diagnosis, and treatments.
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