I've compiled a list of resources on the liver for your consideration.
Most of the resources below are from the US government, and are in the
public domain. Anyone can use or modify materials created by
government agencies as they see fit.
HOWEVER, if a government site links to another, non-governmental site,
then please be aware that the non-governmental site is NOT public
Most of the sites cover a variety of topics, from a basic overview of
the liver and its functions, to various diseases and their treatments.
For that reason, I did not compile the sites according to the topics
you mentioned. But I did identify for each site the main topics
discussed at the site, which should make your perusal of them very
In addition to US government sites, I also included the Wikipedia site
on the liver, and information about it public use licensing.
I trust this information will fully meet your needs, but if there's
anything else you want, let me know by posting a Request for
Clarification, and I'll be happy to assist you further.
Resources on the liver in the public domain, or available for use
through an open license:
Cirrhosis of the Liver
[page includes an overview of the liver and specific the topics below]
Complications of Cirrhosis
For More Information
...In a liver biopsy (BYE-op-see), the physician examines a small
piece of tissue from your liver for signs of damage or disease.
[This page contains links to other sites with information on the liver
per the categories below -- the page itself is public domain, but the
content on the linked sites generally is not public domain
What I need to know about Liver Transplantation
What does my liver do?
What are the signs of liver problems?
What is liver transplantation?
How long does it take to get a new liver?
Where do the livers for transplants come from?
What happens in the hospital?
What is rejection?
What are the other problems that can damage the liver transplant?
How do I take care of my liver after I leave the hospital?
Can I go back to my daily activities?
For More Information
General Information About Childhood Liver Cancer
Understanding the Liver
Milk Thistle: Effects on Liver Disease and Cirrhosis and Clinical Adverse Effects
Kava Linked to Liver Damage
Deaths from cirrhosis of the liver
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
Graphics Gallery > Liver
[images of the following]
Alcoholic Liver Disease
Your Digestive System and How It Works
Liver Disease and Alcohol
New Compound May Protect Against Liver Cancer
Drug-Induced Liver Toxicity
New Insights Could Help Fight Liver Failure
An imbalance of two fats in cells may hold the key, study finds
Combined Liver-Kidney Transplantation
1.1 Surface anatomy
1.2 Functional anatomy
3 Diseases of the liver
4 Liver transplantation
5.1 F?tal blood supply
6 Analogous organs
7 Liver as food
8 Cultural allusions
10 See also
11 Support groups - pediatric
12 External links
[Wikipedia is an excelent and comprehensive resource. As their site
notes, the text information can be freely used by others]:
"All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License"
Again, this should provide ample material for you to work with, but if
there's anything else you need, just holler.
search strategy -- Googles searches for: