alcoholic liver diseases meaning

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[Medicine]
Liver diseases associated with alcoholism. It usually refers to the coexistence of two or more subentities,i.e.,alcoholic fatty liver,alcoholic hepatitis,and alcoholic liver cirrhosis,but may be the general entity when subentities are not specified.

Examples

  1. Alcoholic liver diseases and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease are two types of conditions associated with lipid accumulation at liver.
  2. Other disorders caused by excessive alcohol consumption are grouped under alcoholic liver diseases and these include alcoholic hepatitis, fatty liver, and cirrhosis.

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