In-depth

Autoimmune hepatitis

Autoimmune hepatitis — Early detection, medications can help.

Enlarged liver

You can get an enlarged liver from a number of medical problems or personal habits. Treatment depends on what's causing the enlargement.

Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C is a highly infectious disease that's usually contracted from contaminated blood.

Liver cancer

The risk of liver cancer may be reduced by protecting yourself from serious liver diseases such as cirrhosis and hepatitis B and C.

Primary biliary cirrhosis

Primary biliary cirrhosis begins with inflammation in the liver's small bile ducts, but eventually can lead to damage and scarring in the liver itself.

Toxic hepatitis

Toxic hepatitis is liver damage that occurs when your liver isn't able to break down certain toxins — including common pain relievers such as Tylenol.

Wilson's disease

Nov. 19, 2011