Certain parasites and viruses can affect the liver cells and result in inflammation of the liver otherwise known as hepatitis. The most common liver infections are
When the body’s own immune system attacks the liver it can lead to auto-immune disorders. Some examples are
Accumulation of harmful substances in the liver due to an abnormal gene inherited from either of your parents can result in chronic liver damage. However rare these genetic disorders can be fatal.
Cancers and other growths
Other external factors causing liver damage
Risk factors for liver disease
Drugs and Toxins