[Skin manifestations in liver diseases].Ther Umsch 1995; 52(4):226-9TU
Hepatobiliary disease is often associated with cutaneous manifestations. The pathogenesis is not always clear. Apart from porphyria cutanea tarda, the cutaneous manifestations are not specific. Besides changes of skin color and nails, alterations in hair growth, cutaneous vasculature and connective tissue may be seen. Many patients suffer from pruritus.