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Bleeding Disorder - I've undergone two blood transfusions and a D&C, nothing seems to help, help! ?

Posted 23 Oct 2012 by Mal-John12 6 answers

Nothing seems to help the bleeding. My doctors have found no underlying disease or cancer. I've been bleeding for over five months now, and I'm only twenty one with no children. I've been prescribed birth control to regulate the bleeding but nothing seems to be working. I just feel ...

How long to live with Cirrhosis of the liver?

Posted 11 Jun 2015 by guzmafra 2 answers

My dad was diagnosed with Cirrhosis of the liver May of 2015. he went in because an artery ruptured and needed 8 blood transfusions! During surgery he did flat line! He was released a week later! they said he is going to need a liver transplant but will not consider him because he was an alcoholic. ...

Got depo shot to stop bleeding how long does this take?

Posted 23 Jul 2014 by lamesared7882 1 answer

I am in menopause. I have had a 4 week period once a year for 4 years. before that I would bleed for months resulting in blood transfusions. I recently went to the ER..4 days ago and they gave me a shot of depo. I am still bleeding very badly. in fact it doesn't seem to have gotten any better. ...

My husband 65 recently diagnosed with myelofibrosis. Given Preginterferon Alfa2, had adversed side?

Posted 18 Jul 2012 by dorisang 3 answers

... effect. Dr. now suggest Ruxolitinib. His platelet is 140, RBC 3.2 & Hoemoglobin 8.2. Just recd 3 packets of blood transfusion. Shld we hold back all treatment as I am concerned about side effect. Anyone on Ruxolitinib?

Harvoni - I have lichen plants, difficult diagnosis after 4 months. Anyone have this and and Hep c?

Posted 21 May 2016 by He pain 1 answer

Contracted by blood transfusions due to c section. Mouth lesions are painful. VL10,000,,000. Hep c tx recommeded. Feeling very depressed. Thanks. Does lichen plants impact insurance decision to pay for Harvoni?

Bloody stools, Anemia, Blood transfusions?

Posted 8 Feb 2011 by snowshoekitty 1 answer

Hi, I'm concerned about my dad. He began taking coumadin a couple of weeks ago and when he had his blood checked this past week his vitamin k was too low I think, and he was severely anemic. He had been having bloody stools for a few days. Now he's in the hospital getting blood ...

I would like to know the best treatment for esophageal bleeding varices. thank you?

Posted 11 Mar 2014 by margie52 2 answers

I got out of the hospital recently. I had blood transfusion twice in two weeks. my dr. gave me three options,band ligation ,sclerotherapy .I will appreciate your help. varices are very large,

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