What Is It/

How Is It Recognized/

Is Massage indicated

Condition Name

What Are They?

How Are They Recognized?

or Contraindicated?

Liver, Enlarged

Enlarged liver, or hepato-

Hepatomegaly may have no

Massage is contraindicated for

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megaly, is a condition in

symptoms, but it can sometimes

persons whose livers are dis-


which the liver becomes

cause abdominal discomfort or

tended because of internal dys-


distended and may displace

ascites: fluid accumulation in the



other internal organs.




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