- Liver carries out the major functions in a human organism, being its laboratory. About 20 million chemical reactions a minute are going on in this organ. Synthesis of blood proteins (albumins, immunoglobulines), synthesis of bilious acids, accumulation and glucose disintegration – the main energy source of organism are carried out here. Fat metabolism, neutralization of toxins, etc. are also going on in liver. The slightest dysfunction at least one of liver functions courses serious dysfunction in the whole organism. Chronic liver diseases are extremely widespread and is a serious problem for public health services all over the world.
- There are a lot of factors causing liver diseases. Millions people are infected by virus hepatitises B,C,D transmitting with blood by using unsterile instruments, syringes, by transfusion of infected blood preparations, by use of badly treated manicure accessories, and also in sexual way. Unfortunately, taking of alcohol and other toxic substances is increasing that is the second important factor of development of chronic liver lesion.
- Nowadays hepathology (science studying chronic liver diseases) is reviving. Every year discoveries in this field give possibility more effectively to diagnose and to treat liver disease. It is very difficult and responsible task, demanding a lot of knowledge, wide clinical experience and a number of special skills.
- Our clinic offers you services in examination and treatment of the following liver diseases:
- Hepatitises: virus (B, C, D), toxic and autoimmune;
- Hepatosises: liver steatosis, alcoholic and not alcoholic steatohepatitis;
- Liver cirrhoses: virus and alcoholic cirrhoses, primary biliary cirrhosis, rare forms of cirrhoses (Wilson-Konovalova’s disease, hemochromatosis).
One should remember that any liver diseases which aren’t detected and as a result not treated, lead to such sad consequences as cirrhosis and liver cancer. The disease detected at an early stage, can and must be treated. In our clinic use of the newest methods of therapy, modern preparations, including specific antiviral preparations give the doctor-hepatologist possibility to stop disease progressing, not to admit possible complications. It is necessary to take examination to detect infectious hepatitises at least once a year!
The advanced and high-accurate laboratory analyses carried out in our clinic (parametres of liver functional condition, markers of virus hepatitises, markers of autoimmunes liver lesions) help the doctor to detect disease at that stage when changes are reversible. According to the results of examinations the program of treatment which you can undergo in our day hospital will be worked out . The personal doctor who will supervise you, will develop for you a special diet, recommend the most suitable regime of nutrition and physical activities. He will control carrying out of all procedures prescribed to you. If it is necessary treatment will be corrected according to your health condition.