Symptom: Enlarged liver


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Enlarged liver: Swelling of the liver.
Introduction: A swollen liver is the symptom of many possible disorders, and needs prompt professional medical investigation. It is often related to a similar symptom: swollen spleen. There are many condition that may cause swollen liver or enlarged liver, including liver disorders such as hepatitis and various other diseases not directly related to the liver.
Detailed cause information for symptom: Enlarged liver:
  • Possible causes of symptom: Enlarged liver (79 conditions)
  • Medications or substances causing symptom: Enlarged liver (1 listings)
  • Medical conditions causing symptom: Enlarged liver (39 conditions)
  • Medical conditions causing complication: Enlarged liver (3 conditions)

    Medical articles on symptoms: These general medical articles may be of interest:

    Types of Enlarged liver: enlarged liver and spleen (46)
    Symptoms related to Enlarged liver: enlarged spleen (36)
    Enlarged liver type of: Liver symptoms (84), Enlarged liver and spleen (46), Swelling symptoms (281)
    Symptoms: symptom center, symptom groups, symptom descriptions

    Possible causes of symptom: Enlarged liver: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Enlarged liver as a symptom. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

    Medications or substances causing Enlarged liver: The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Enlarged liver as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

    Conditions listing symptoms: Enlarged liver: The following list of conditions have 'Enlarged liver' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

    A

  • Acromegaly ... enlarged liver
  • Autoimmune Hepatitis ... enlarged liver
  • Autoimmune Lymphoproliferative Syndrome ... enlarged liver

    B

  • Brucellosis ... enlarged liver

    C

  • Chagas disease ... Hepatosplenomegaly
  • Chronic Granulomatous Disease ... enlarged liver
  • Chronic Hepatitis C ... Enlarged liver
  • Cirrhosis of the liver ... Enlarged liver
  • Classic galactosemia ... enlarged liver
  • Congenital syphilis ... swollen liver
  • Congenital Toxoplasmosis ... enlarged liver
  • Cystic Fibrosis ... enlarged liver

    G

  • Gaucher Disease ... liver enlargement

    H

  • Hyper-IgM Syndrome ... enlarged liver

    I

  • Infantile Refsum Disease ... hepatomegaly (enlargement of the liver)

    L

  • Leishmaniasis ... enlarged liver
  • Leukemia ... Swollen liver
  • Liver abscess ... enlarged liver
  • Liver cancer ... enlarged liver
  • Lymphoma ... enlarged liver

    M

  • Malaria ... Hepatomegaly
  • Mononucleosis ... enlarged liver
  • Mucopolysaccharidosis VII ... liver enlargement

    N

  • Neonatal ALD ... hepatomegaly (enlarged liver)
  • Niemann-Pick disease ... liver enlargement
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma ... enlarged liver

    P

  • Polycythemia ... enlarged liver

    R

  • Relapsing fever ... enlarged liver
  • Reye's Syndrome ... enlarged liver
  • Right heart failure ... enlarged liver

    S

  • Schistosomiasis ... enlarged liver, hepatosplenomegaly
  • Sickle Cell Anemia ... enlarged liver

    T

  • Thalassemia ... liver enlargement
  • Toxocariasis ... Enlarged liver
  • Typhoid fever ... enlarged liver

    V

  • Vitamin A overdose ... enlarged liver

    W

  • Weil's syndrome ... hepatomegaly
  • Wilson's Disease ... swollen liver

    Z

  • Zellweger Syndrome ... enlarged liver
    Conditions listing complications: Enlarged liver: The following list of conditions have 'Enlarged liver' or similar listed as a complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

    H

  • Hemochromatosis ... enlarged liver

    M

  • Malaria ... enlarged liver

    W

  • Weil's syndrome ... hepatomegaly


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