The First Signs of Alcoholic Liver Damage Are Not in the Liver

Not enough alcoholics are educated about this

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Liver damage has numerous multifaceted symptoms that are confusing and associated with many other illnesses. Unless a doctor knows that the patient is an alcoholic, they may not know how to interpret what’s happening until it’s too late.

Digestive signs

Cognitive signs

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Neuromuscular signs

Many of the first signs of liver damage occur in other parts of the body.

Vascular signs



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