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Liver & GIT

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Hepatomegaly is not the important feature of (AIIMSMay 2010)


A Niemann pick disease
B Glycogen storage diseases
C Hurler Disease
D Porphyria

Ans. D Porphyria

Causes of hepatomegaly

1. Infective

a. Hepatitis b. Liver abscess c. Malaria d. Hydatid cyst e. Leptospirosis f. Actinomycosis

2. Neoplastic

a. Metastatic tumours b. Hemangiomas c. Hepatocellular carcinoma d. Myeloma

e. Leukemia f. Lymphoma

3. Cirrhotic: a. Haemochromatosis

4. Metabolic

a. Fatty infiltration b. Amyloidosis c. Gaucher's disease d. Niemann Pick disease e. Von Gierke disease

5. Drugs and Toxins: a. Alcoholism

6. Congenital: a. Hemolytic anemia

7. Others: a. Right ventricular failure

(Extra Edge: Porphyria is not a cause of hepatomegaly)

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