Drug-induced hepatitis

Toxic hepatitis; Drug-induced hepatitis

Drug-induced liver injury is an injury of the liver that may occur when you take certain medicines.

Other types of liver injury include:

  • Viral hepatitis
  • Alcoholic hepatitis
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Iron overload 
  • Fatty liver
Digestive system

The esophagus, stomach, large and small intestine, aided by the liver, gallbladder and pancreas convert the nutritive components of food into energy and break down the non-nutritive components into waste to be excreted.

Hepatomegaly

Hepatomegaly is enlargement of the liver beyond its normal size. Certain conditions such as infection, parasites, tumors, anemias, toxic states, storage diseases, heart failure, congenital heart disease, and metabolic disturbances may all cause an enlarged liver.

Causes

Symptoms

Exams and Tests

Treatment

Outlook (Prognosis)

Possible Complications

When to Contact a Medical Professional

Prevention