Your liver is the largest organ in your body and part of your digestive system. Your liver is under your diaphragm, next to your stomach and above your right kidney. It is dark reddish brown and divided into the right and left lobes.
Liver disease occurs when:
You may need a liver transplant if your liver becomes damaged because of:
As the liver gets progressively damaged it will lose its functions causing liver failure, or end-stage liver disease.
Isolated hepatocytes transplant is also another treatment for acute liver failure and liver diseases involving enzyme deficiencies.