Tag: Liver

How Liver Problems Can Lead to Brain Disease

How Liver Problems Can Lead to Brain Disease

[INTRO ♪ Your brain works together with the rest of your body in lots of different ways. If things go wrong with some organs, like if your heart stops pumping, your brain’s obviously going to have a bad time. But sometimes the connection is a little less straightforward. Take the

Pancreatic Cancer Screening and Liver Cancer Screening by MRI (10)

Pancreatic Cancer Screening and Liver Cancer Screening by MRI (10)

– Is MRCP an opportunity to screen for pancreatic or liver cancers, both of which are known to be very deadly? Dr. Anton Titov MD No, with one exception. Pancreatic cancer is very deadly, it is also very fast growing. Pancreas is another area where there are benign lesions and

Medical Minute: Liver Test Abnormalities in Eating Disorders

Medical Minute: Liver Test Abnormalities in Eating Disorders

Hi, I’m Dr. Jennifer Gaudiani. Today we’re going to talk about liver test abnormalities and eating disorders, today particularly, in anorexia nervosa. There are a number of liver tests one can check, and if the bilirubin or the albumin levels are abnormal, those are almost always due to another cause

Liver cancer explained

Liver cancer explained

My name is Aamir Khan, I’m a liver surgeon at the Royal Marsden Hospital in London. The liver is the powerhouse of the body, involved in regulating many different body functions as well as regulating different aspects of metabolism within the body. When there is obstruction to the flow of