Dr Ali Imran, Dr Rimsha Sehar, Dr Syeda Gul-e-Najaf
Liver disorders are curable at the early stages of onset of disease. After that it may be life threatening. Liver cirrhosis is a late stage of scarring (fibrosis) of the liver caused by many forms of liver diseases and conditions such as hepatitis and chronic alcoholism. Each time liver is injured whether by disease, excessive alcohol consumption or another cause like gastrointestinal bleeding and portal hypertension, hepatorenal syndrome, ascites, Hepatic encephalopathy, liver transplant it tries to repair itself. Anticoagulation therapy is proposed for patients with acute-onset or progressive portal vein thrombosis.