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What is fibrosis of the liver?


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Liver fibrosis occurs when repetitive or long-lasting injury or inflammation causes excessive amounts of scar tissue to build up in the organ. Unlike healthy liver cells, scar tissue cells cannot self-repair or otherwise function, which can reduce overall liver function.

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