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What are the symptoms of polycystic liver disease?

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Most of the time, people with polycystic liver disease haveno symptoms. However, if the liver becomes enlarged and riddled with cysts,symptoms may include:

  • abdominal pain

  • bloating or swelling in the abdomen

  • feeling full

Only about one out of every 10 people with PLD has problemsassociated with it. In addition to severe abdominal pain, other complicationsmay include:

  • bleeding into a cyst

  • infection of a cyst

  • bile duct obstruction and jaundice (yellowing of the skinand eyes)

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