It is very unusual to have pain in the liver area because of HCV. When this
happens it is usually because enlargement of the liver secondary to fat
deposition, as can be seen in diabetes, alcohol ingestion, obesity etc.
cause for pain can be a tumor of the liver, seen in cases with advanced
liver disease, and cirrhosis.
Most frequently patients think that all they feel in the abdomen area is
caused by the HCV, and the majority of times symptoms are caused by the rest
of the gastrointestinal tract.