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Posted 6 Jan 2013 • 73 answers
My boyfriend was diagnosed with cirrhosis of the liver a year and a half ago.Since then he has become more of an alcoholic than ever. He hasn't seen a doctor in over a year and doesn't want to see one.When he was first diagnosed his platelets in his blood were low and they wanted to do a ...
Posted 2 Jan 2011 by • 34 answers
In 2007, my mother was diagnoised with End Stage Liver disease. They only gave her 3 months to live and was placed on hospice home care. Her disease was brought on because of alchole, but fortunately enough, her liver still had a little more "life" in it, and she pulled through. After a ...
Posted 1 Mar 2013 by • 11 answers
Hi, my mom is 51 years old and she's been an alcoholic for as long as I can remember and she drinks straight vodka from the bottle 100 proof. She found out in October 2007 that she has stage 4 cirrhosis of the liver and that she needed a transplant. It's been over 5 yrs since she was ...
Does anyone understand the symbols F-1, F2, F3 or F4, as it relates to Hepatitis C and or Cirrhosis?
Posted 4 Mar 2015 by • 6 answers
... Does it mean that F4 is worse? Or does it go as far as F-6? And, if not is F4 the end stage of liver cirrhosis and therefore untreatable? And, does anyone know how this all fits in with being the hep c genotype of 1a or 1b? I know that Harvoni favors 1a patients for using the drug, which I am ...
Posted 26 Feb 2015 by • 5 answers
How will the cirrhosis be after Harvoni treatment ?
Posted 30 Jan 2018 by • 1 answer
I was diagnosed with cirrhosis (NASH) in 2014. After moving to Ohio, I need to find a new Dr. I was being seen at the Frank Sarris clinic, at Montifore Hospital (UPMC)
Has anybody had a parent die from cirrhosis? What was the experience like? I'll share my experience?
Posted 16 Nov 2017 by • 0 answers
I will share my experience with you.
Posted 6 Nov 2017 by • 0 answers
... end stage liver cancer?
Posted 29 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
... consume alcohol in moderate quantities after 6 month completion of vaccine period? Male 42years. 70 kg weight.
Posted 18 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
... what is the life expectancy? How fast does cirrhosis progress from stage 1 until stage 4 or liver cancer?
Posted 25 Jul 2017 by • 3 answers
Viral load. I have fibrosis F1-F-2. Will talk to doctor tomorrow. Also I do itch with hep c but have read only itch with cirrhosis and I have none. Is that true? How high is cure rate for 1a with Harvoni?
Posted 11 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
... getting her gallbladder out. I feel like her doc isn't treating her properly. She is in so much pain. Yet doc says she shouldn't be. Her stomach is so huge (like a pregnant belly) and hard yet she doesn't have any fluid to drain. With cirrhosis my understanding is liver gets ...
Posted 25 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
... in the doctors won't say they say its to late for the hep c shot and for a liver transplant he seems to be doing OK he has had to go to the hospital 2 times for bleeding and had to be given blood from loosing so much he almost died both times so how do I know what stage he is in and how ...
HI. I am trying to figure out what stage my brother is in he knows he has cirrhosis but never seems?
Posted 26 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
to want to admit it, when i ask it's always as if he is in denial. today he was told his enzymes are way to high and it is causing a "yellow bubbly" discharge from his anus so in the morning he goes for upper/lower Gi/colonoscopy and liver biopsy (these are not the first)his legs, ...
Posted 28 May 2016 by • 3 answers
I'm 36 years of age and I was diagnosed with liver cirrhosis in October 2013 after being rushed to hospital with bleeding varicies which had to be banded. Since then apart from a slip up in February 2014 I've not touched alcohol and I've been living a healthy life with plenty of ...