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Descriptor English:   Hepatic Insufficiency 
Descriptor Spanish:   Insuficiencia Hepática 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Insuficiência Hepática 
Synonyms English:   Insufficiency, Hepatic
Insufficiency, Liver
Liver Insufficiency  
Tree Number:   C06.552.308
Definition English:   Conditions in which the LIVER functions fall below the normal ranges. Severe hepatic insufficiency may cause LIVER FAILURE or DEATH. Treatment may include LIVER TRANSPLANTATION. 
History Note English:   2005 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   38622 
Unique Identifier:   D048550 

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