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Alcoholic Liver Disease

Alcoholic Liver Disease

Can you explain alcoholic liver disease? Alcoholic liver disease involves an inflamed liver induced by years of alcohol consumption. This can lead to cirrhosis, which causes tissues and cells in the liver to be replaced by scar tissue. Ethanol, an ingredient in alcohol, is toxic to the liver and can impair its ability to filter blood, make bile, aid digestion,…