There are more than 100 million liver disease patients in China, and among them, hepatitis B, hepatitis A, hepatitis C, and fatty liver are more common. After the liver disease occurs, it is extremely dangerous to the human body. Therefore, caring for the liver should be based on active prevention. the Lord.
Early detection: four major manifestations of liver disease
1, dull complexion
Unlike sun-tanned skin, the face is dull and dull in this situation; in addition, severe dark circles are early symptoms of patients with chronic liver disease, most of which are chronic hepatitis B.
2. Yellow skin
People who have never suffered from hepatitis, the early symptoms of patients with liver disease are chills, fever, nausea, vomiting, liver pain, extreme fatigue, and sudden yellowing of eyes and skin, which indicates that they have acute jaundice hepatitis; if patients with chronic hepatitis Jaundice appears, indicating that the condition is getting worse.
3. Liver palm
The color of the palms of ordinary people is quite different. The palms of ordinary people are ruddy, while the palms of patients with liver disease are white and bloodless.
4. Spider mole
There is a red dot in the middle with blood filaments around it, similar to the symptoms of a mosquito bite. When the center of the mole is pressed with one end of a thin rod, the whole mole disappears, and it will appear again after letting go. The early symptoms of this liver disease patient can be compared with other vascular moles Phase identification.
Early treatment: seven early symptoms of liver disease
1. Digestive symptoms
This is the most common symptom of liver disease. Most liver diseases will occur, such as nausea, greasiness, and poor appetite. Symptoms such as vomiting, diarrhea, and splenomegaly can occur. Such symptoms may also be related to hepatogenic ulcer disease caused by chronic liver disease and portal hypertensive enteropathy.
2. Discomfort in the liver area
Among all liver disease symptoms, liver discomfort and liver pain are more specific. When such symptoms appear, they are first suspected to be caused by liver disease, and traumatic factors should be excluded. Occasionally, normal people also experience temporary pain and discomfort in the liver area, which is relatively rare. Hepatic discomfort and liver pain are often related to the compression of liver capsule by hepatomegaly. With the progression of the disease, the hepatomegaly increases or decreases, and the nature and degree of liver pain are also different. Liver cancer is generally progressive aggravation, mainly caused by the continuous enlargement of liver cancer tumors and compression of liver capsule. 3, systemic symptoms
Weakness and fatigue are the most common systemic manifestations. Some patients with liver disease may be accompanied by different degrees of jaundice, manifested as yellow urine, yellow eyes and yellow skin, which are the most specific symptoms of liver disease (except physiological jaundice in children). Itchy skin occurs when jaundice is too high.
4. Liver ascites
Hepatic ascites usually appears in the late stage of liver disease or when the condition is extremely serious. If liver ascites appears in cirrhosis, it means that it has entered the advanced stage of cirrhosis.
5. Bleeding tendency
Bleeding in liver disease is manifested in the decline of liver function, which results in the reduction of coagulation factor synthesis. It is easy to cause bleeding gums, hemorrhoids, gastrointestinal bleeding in patients with liver disease, and it is difficult to stop bleeding.
6. Portal hypertension
Portal hypertension refers to increased pressure in the portal venous system. It often causes esophageal and gastric varices, which is the main cause of gastrointestinal bleeding. Once bleeding occurs, combined with bleeding tendency, the condition is often more dangerous, and it is one of the main causes of death from liver disease (mainly refers to liver cirrhosis and advanced liver cancer).
7. Hepatic encephalopathy
This is the manifestation of the development of liver disease to the end stage. The symptoms are extremely dangerous and the main cause of death from liver disease.