10 Causes of Leg Cramps

By jolene
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Cause #2: Liver Disease

Liver or hepatic disease refers to damage to the liver. There are many different diseases of the liver that can lead to jaundice and weight loss. Some examples of liver disease are hepatitis, fascioliasis, fatty liver disease, alcoholic liver disease, and liver cancer.

Leg cramps can occur in patients with liver disease as there is accumulation of toxins in the body leading to cramps and spasms. The liver functions to excrete and rid the body of toxins. Once diseased or damaged, it can no longer function properly. Treatment of liver disease depends on the type.

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