Define Liver Cysts?
Localized collection of fluid inside the liver is defined as Liver Cysts.

What are Liver Cysts causes?

  • Infectious Liver Cysts:
  1. Liver Abscess
  2. Hydatid Liver Cysts
  • Congenital Liver Cysts:
  1. Simple Cysts
  2. Polycystic Liver disease
  3. Neoplastic Cysts

What are Liver Cysts symptoms?
Pain in right upper abdomen, Lump in right upper abdomen, Fever, dyspepsia & Occasional jaundice.

What is the character of Liver Cysts pain?
It is a dull continuous pain located in upper central and upper right side of abdomen.

What is the treatment for Liver Cyst?
Cysts on Liver can be treated as follows:

  • Medical treatment by various drugs
  • Surgical Treatment
  1. Aspiration
  2. Surgical excision by Laparoscopy

How is Laparoscopic Surgery performed ( Surgical Procedure )?
It is performed under general anaesthesia making small key holes in the abdomen through which the telescope and thin & long instruments are introduced and surgery is performed by seeing inside of the abdomen on a TV monitor