Tiredness and lack of concentration after rest: signs of liver disease
Easter holidays are coming. If you travel far, you can also bring serious illness home. If you feel unusually tired and tired, contact your doctor. The cause may be liver disease. Lack of concentration and lack of driving are in u.a. Symptoms of hepatitis A.
Tired and exhausted after a break
In fact, your vacation should make you happy and healthy, but many returnees feel inexplicably tired and exhausted after the holidays. Those who exhibit such symptoms and who were previously in hot areas such as the Mediterranean should look at his liver. This is also true for lack of concentration and lack of driving. Because they can be signs of a liver disease such as hepatitis A. A professional association of recognized gastroenterologists has pointed out this in communication.
More than half of the infections are travel items
"Hepatitis A is one of the most common unwanted travel souvenirs," Dr. Karl-Georg Simon of the Gastrointestinal System Professional Association said. According to information, more than half of all infections with hepatitis A virus in Germany are travel products.
Pathogens are transmitted, inter alia, with contaminated drinking water or inadequately prepared food. Many patients often do not know about liver inflammation.
According to experts, the liver does not hurt. Complaints that are caused are often nonspecific. Simple liver function check as part of routine control at a family physician can be quickly clarified here. In healthy people, the disease is usually cured after a while, but for older, sick or burdens, the infection can be dangerous to health. Recognizing hepatitis at the right time can even save lives in exceptional cases. Dr. Simon advises people on vacation in warmer countries to be killed. (AD)