Hepatic ischemia is a condition in which the liver does not get enough blood or oxygen, causing injury to liver cells.
Ischemic hepatitis; Shock liver
Causes, incidence, and risk factors
Abnormal heart rhythms
- Severe bleeding
Other causes may include:
- Blood clots in the main artery to the liver (hepatic artery) after a liver transplant
- Swelling of blood vessels leading to reduced blood flow (vasculitis)