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The liver is a large organ in the right upper part of the abdomen. It performs a range of complex and important functions that affect all body systems.
Some of the specific functions of the liver include:
Current as of: September 8, 2021
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:Adam Husney MD - Family Medicine & E. Gregory Thompson MD - Internal Medicine
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