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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 • 37 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 • 7 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 • 6 answers
How will the cirrhosis be after Harvoni treatment ?
Posted 4 days ago by • 1 answer
I was told I have cirrhosis of the liver and now they said I can't use Depo now that has been the only thing that's helped my pain from endometriosis is this true
Posted 5 Nov 2014 by • 6 answers
Hello, My brother was diagnosed with cirrhosis about a year ago and his doctor told him he needs a new liver. He told me about it about 8 weeks ago (we live 1500 miles apart and I do not see him very often). During the last 8 weeks, he has been in and out of the hospital because he keeps filling ...
Posted 30 Apr 2018 by • 3 answers
He is 67, heavy drinker for as long as I can remember. I don't see him too often but I know his eyes have been yellow for years. Now, within the past year, his belly got HUGE. it wasn't until he had trouble breathing that he went to the hospital. They performed an out patient ...
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Posted 30 Jan 2018 by • 2 answers
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)
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 ...
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 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?