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Can you fix your liver?

Discussion in 'Alcohol' started by Adrianna, Jul 26, 2015.

  1. Joethefirst

    Joethefirst Community Champion

    Yes your liver does heel itself. In fact your whole body has this great ability to fix itself. When people have liver transplants, only a small part of the liver is replaced, the liver will grow and regenerate itself completely.
  2. kgord

    kgord Community Champion

    Yes, it is probably like anything else to, more likely the younger you are the more likely your liver would be able to regenerate and heal itself. If you are not too young, it would be more likely you would need a liver transplant. I think as everyone has mentioned, if the liver is past the point of no return, regeneration is not going to help it.
  3. bleblanc10

    bleblanc10 Senior Contributor

    I think the damage is done.