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When liver cirrhosis is deadly

International research group identifies three forms of disease progression for "acute decompensated liver cirrhosis" When the body can no longer compensate the gradual failure of the liver caused by liver cirrhosis, there is a high risk of…

How protein protects against fatty liver

Credit: DIfE Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is the most common chronic liver disease in the world, with sometimes life-threatening consequences. A high-protein, calorie-reduced diet can cause the harmful liver fat to melt away -