Liver & GIT
Nutmeg liver is seen in? (LQ)
|A||Secondary biliary cirrhosis|
|B||Primary biliary cirrhosis|
i. It results from prolonged severe right sided congestive heart failure. Q
ii. There is characteristic alternate red (congested) and pale (fibrotic) area known as nutmeg liver.
iii. Bleeding from esophageal varices is rare. Q
iv. Treatment consists of underlying cardiac disease.