What Is It/

How Is It Recognized/

Is Massage indicated

Condition Name

What Are They?

How Are They Recognized?

or Contraindicated?

Cirrhosis

With cirrhosis normal liver

The symptoms of cirrhosis can be

Massage is contraindicated for

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cells are replaced with scar

subtle until the disease is very far

people with advanced cirrhosis.

 

tissue.

advanced. Early Symptoms include

 

 

 

loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting,

 

 

 

and weight loss. Later symptoms

 

 

 

include jaundice, ascites, and

 

 

 

vomiting blood.

 

 

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