Biliary Cirrhosis

Biliary cirrhosis is a health condition that happens when the bile ducts are slowly destroyed.  When the bile ducts are damaged, the body has trouble digesting and harmful substances can build up inside the liver.

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Liver Disease Center

The Center for Liver Disease at Tufts MC in Boston specializes in managing cirrhosis, fatty liver, viral hepatitis, primary biliary cirrhosis and primary sclerosing cholangitis.

Doctors + Care Team

Kathleen Viveiros, MD
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Kathleen Viveiros, MD

Title(s): Director, Gastroenterology/Hepatology Fellowship Program
Department(s): Medicine, Gastroenterology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5883
Fax #: 617-636-4207

Hepatology, pre- and postliver transplant, hepatitis, chronic liver disease, general gastroenterology

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