Liver and Hepatobiliary Disease

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Functions of the Liver

Alcoholic Liver Disease

Alcoholic liver disease is injury to the liver due to alcohol abuse. Mercy's experts work closely with patients to diagnose and treat this disease.

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Biliary Cancer

Biliary cancer is found in the organs of the biliary system and diagnosed and treated by GI specialists at The Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease.

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Cholangiocarcinoma or Bile Duct Cancer

Mercy specialists treat cholangiocarcinoma, also referred to as bile duct cancer, a rare form of cancer that affects the tissue in the bile ducts.

Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy - Hemochromotosis

Hemochromatosis

Hemochromatosis causes the body to absorb too much iron and can be treated by the expert doctors at The Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease.

Hepatitis A and B

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis A, a liver infection caused by a virus called hepatitis A, is diagnosed and treated at The Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease.

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Hepatitis B

Hepatitis B is a virus that infects the liver causing the liver to become inflamed. The doctors of The Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease diagnose and treat hepatitis B.

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Hepatitis C

Mercy doctors offer a breakthrough treatment for hepatitis C that cures most patients and saves lives. Hepatitis C is an infection of the liver caused by the hepatitis C virus and can lead to permanent liver damage if untreated.

Liver Cancer

Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Liver cancer most often occurs in livers that have been damaged by other conditions. Learn about the expert treatment offered by Mercy's renowned liver specialists.

Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy - Portal Hypertension

Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, NAFLD, is a very common disease of the liver that affects people who do not drink much alcohol. It is diagnosed and treated by experts at Mercy.

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Portal Hypertension

Portal hypertension, an increase in the blood pressure within a system of veins called the portal venous system, is diagnosed and treated by specialists at Mercy in Baltimore.

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