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Foetor Hepaticus

Overview

  • Foetor hepaticus is a musty smell, sometimes described as a mix between rotten eggs and garlic. 
  • This is associated with severe liver cirrhosis, likely due to sulphur compounds such as methyl mercaptan and dimethylsulphide.
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Associated Diseases
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