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what does fluid behind the liver mean

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what does fluid behind the liver mean
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  RK replied 6 years ago.
What symptoms you have?
Can I have the scan report?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
it is really about a family memeber, he said the doctor told him he has fluid behind the liver he chf pt
Expert:  RK replied 6 years ago.
In heart failure, some amount of fluid can get accumulated in the place you mentioned similar to accumulation of fluid in the legs and in the lungs.
Salt restricted diet, diuretic medications and medications for heart failure would resolve it.