Cirrhosis and Portal Hypertension | Symptoms


What are the symptoms of cirrhosis?

Your doctor will ask if you have any of the following symptoms:

  • Loss of appetite
  • Unintended weight loss
  • Weakness and fatigue
  • Nausea
  • Jaundice (which is the yellowing of the skin and eyes)
  • Dark brown urine
  • Red palms
  • Vomiting blood
  • Menstrual problems (in women)
  • Mental confusion (such as difficulty concentrating and forgetfulness)
  • Itchiness of the skin
  • Abdominal swelling (due to fluid that collects in the abdomen)

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Reviewed/Updated: 02/14
Created: 04/97