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Were you looking for information about Cirrhosis? Cirosis is a common misspelling of cirrhosis.
Cirrhosis is a condition where large areas of the liver become very badly scarred. The condition can occur as the result of many long-term liver diseases, such as different types of hepatitis or medical conditions people are born with. However, cirrhosis can also be caused by things like infections, drug and/or alcohol abuse, or a blocked bile duct.
The treatment for cirrhosis depends on the cause of the condition and the other problems a person is experiencing. In all cases, regardless of the cause, following a healthy diet and avoiding alcohol are essential because the body needs all the nutrients it can get, and alcohol will only lead to more liver damage.
(Click Cirrhosis for a more in-depth look at this condition and its symptoms, including information on what can happen if liver failure occurs. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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