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Last Stages of Cirrhosis of the Liver How Long Till Someone Passes If They Still Continue To Drink?

Posted 6 Jan 2013 57 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 ...

Liver Cirrhosis - My mom is in the hospital dying from cirrhosis (end stage).What should we expect?

Posted 2 Jan 2011 by cherishedlove98 18 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 ...

My mom has stage 4 cirrhosis and continues to drink, how long does she have?

Posted 1 Mar 2013 by Teggers05 5 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 zenn211 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 ...

Harvoni treatment when you have hep-c and cirrhosis what next ?

Posted 26 Feb 2015 by loukazoo 4 answers

How will the cirrhosis be after Harvoni treatment ?

I'm prescribed 15 ml of Lactulose 4 times daily. Have had liver cirrhosis for three years.?

Posted 2 days 16 hours ago by Sasha24 1 answer

... Constipation is somewhat of a problem, but the main thing that effects me is GAS. Gas that I cannot expel from my body. I've tried peppermint tea and essential oils that I rub on my skin, baking soda, ALL of the OTC remedies and most recently something called "IBgard" that caused ...

How do I know how much time my mother has left?

Posted 2 Nov 2016 by Maflmf 2 answers

My mother was diagnosed with liver cirrhosis a few months ago. The doctors have spoken mostly in broad generalities and haven't specifically told us how much time she has. I have done a ton of research online (maybe a mistake?) and it seems like she doesn't have much time left at all. She ...

What's the chances of my dad having cirrhosis?

Posted 18 days ago by Dedz311 1 answer

Hi I was hoping someone can help me Well my father has been taken into hospital, I'm going to seem really stupid here..story goes like this.. My dad is 59 him and my mother are divorced he is currently living with his girlfriend (who I suspect is an alcoholic) my father also was an alcoholic ...

I have cirrhosis of the liver?

Posted 16 days ago by gautcha 0 answers

Besides having cirrhosis I am a diabetic I did the one year with the chemotherapy treatment but there was no improvement. the HEP C is still there. Now I have a constant pain about where my liver is. I am afraid that a transplant is a long way off. What can I expect. I also have had varies veins in ...

I have hepatitis c how much time do I have left to live. I am stage 3 cirrhosis of the liver?

Posted 28 Oct 2016 by Hal1046 2 answers

I have had this since the 1980s I am 55 I am now stage 3 cirrhosis of the liver. I feel a lot of pain with weight lost. I have lost 55lbs since February of 2016. Be honest how much do I have left to live. I spend a lot of time throwing up

Liver Cirrhosis - Okay I'm not sure where to start my dad got diagnosed with hep c back in 2004. He?

Posted 6 Nov 2016 by Ashkeym9389 1 answer

... went through treatments and became hepatitis c negative. But he still had cirrosues of the liver. He did good off and on with having a few aphasajil vary c. (Sp) banded. My mom left him in 2013 he went on a bad drinking binge. They got back together April of 2014. He quit drinking and was doing ...

Flu vaccine safe ?? With liver cirrhosis , what if I don't have it ?

Posted 26 Oct 2016 by Abido 1 answer

I. have alcoholic liver cirrhosis and have been absent from alcohol for over 8 years , my question is.. about the flu vaccine this year I'm very hesitant about having one , I had one last year and was very unwell with flu resulting in hospital admission, any advice ? Is it safe ? Does it help? ...

Liver Cirrhosis - Has anyone here undergone a transplant from a living donor?

Posted 14 Oct 2016 1 answer

Or had a transplant at all? My "specialist" will not list me on the national list which is required even if you have a living donor who is 100% compatable. I'm not a fool, no insurance company on earth wants to pay for it (Mine dropped me in the beginning of September.) Was it a ...

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