Pain in the liver occurs only in case of serious pathologies, including hepatitis, cirrhosis and liver cancer, because the body can not hurt due to the lack of nerve endings. Pain in the region of the liver appear only when the organ is increased, as a result of inflammatory processes in the body are developing.
When liver hurts:
- By intoxication caused by medication, alcohol, poisoning by chemicals, poor quality food;
- In viral, parasitic and infectious lesions of the liver;
- During tumor processes;
- With genetic, hereditary diseases, autoimmune diseases;
- In diseases of the digestive system.
This symptom is pain in the liver inherent to diseases such as: hepatitis, mononucleosis, cirrhosis, cancer, cholecystitis, parasitic infestation.
Pain in the liver accompanied by the typical symptoms: nausea, jaundice, lack of appetite, weakness and fatigue, appearance of bitterness in the mouth, feeling of abdominal discomfort.
Definitely with pain in the liver need to consult a gastroenterologist for examination and treatment, which includes: drug therapy, adjustment of lifestyle, diet, traditional medicine.