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Liver swelling

What can be the consequences of liver swelling of a 7 year old boy,is it just the infection or some serious issues...
Er did ultrasound today n got to know that he has liver swelling. He just has stomach ace for few days n doing vomiting from the past few days.
Please tell me
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Dr. Rashmi T V Bangalore | General Physician
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Enlarged liver in pediatric age group might be due to infection, inflammation, toxins ingestion, auto immune disease, drugs if child is on... Storage disorders n so on... Most commonly being infectious origin...
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