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    What caused my cirrhotic liver?

    I have never drank alcohol, nor have I been exposed to Hepatitus. Tests prove it is not genetic.
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    Dr Guang Chen

    Gastroenterologist

    Dr Guang Chen is a proud Chinese Australian gastroenterologist and hepatologist practising in Western Sydney. He then completed his post-graduate training in internal medicine, gastroenterology … View Profile

    There are many causes of cirrhosis. The most common causes in western society are alcohol, viral hepatitis and fatty liver disease. In a small proportion of patients, we may not identify a cause of cirrhosis. I would speak to your specialist about this if you have further questions.  

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