CIRRHOSIS


Not quite right- but very nearly.

This patient did have cirrhosis - but that was the underlying cause of death. In this case, it was listed as cryptogenic cirrhosis - that is, there was no cause for it found on investigation.

Whatever the initial cause, the chronic problem of cirrhosis then caused the acute problems that led to the patient dying. What acute organ failure frequently develops in cirrhosis? Try again...

Try again...