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We found 11 questions associated with the 'Encephalopathy' topic.

Hashimoto's Disease - My husband has been diagnosed with hashimoto's encephalopathy. Every 3 months?

Posted 14 Jan 2018 by Cowtruck 0 answers

... his symptoms return and has to be hospitalized and given very high doses of steroids. Is there any other treatments available?

Wernicke's Encephalopathy - Why is this group so small? Is this very rare? How has everyone's loved?

Posted 24 May 2016 by punky49 2 answers

... ones recovered... or not recovered. I wish I had someone to compare etc. To my father's recovery. Anyone else? ??

Hepatic Encephalopathy - my husband has end stage liver disease. I don't feel it safe for him to?

Posted 27 Dec 2015 by angieclean 0 answers

... drive and have our children over night (separated) Is there anyone who can help me and make sure the kids aren't in danger? Unless I divorce him and get full custody... I don't have money to do that I am terrified for the kids

Wernicke's Encephalopathy - Wondering on the prognosis of wernickes encephalopathy down the road.?

Posted 15 Jun 2015 by punky49 1 answer

... My dad has this and we are on day 80 of intensive care. He has almost no short term memory and the part of the brain that deals with coughing was also affected so we are having serious respiratory issues, he now has a trach. Everyone just keeps saying he needs more time but the reality is that ...

I suffer from hepatic encephalopathy cirrhosis?

Posted 19 Oct 2014 by epilive 2 answers

I had to have the emergency Warren shunt surgery done in 1996. 5 years ago I started having encephalopathy episodes. I've been on the transplant list 12 yrs now. Is transplant the only cure? I take Lactulose 6 x day.

Cirrhosis - May I ask a specialist information? My brother surfaced with stage 4, showing all?

Posted 27 Nov 2014 by Jenmcdan 2 answers

... sx-ascities, jaundice, bleeding "ulcers" and encephalopathy. Given moderate palliative care, can you estimate how long until he dies. Thank you

Wernicke's Encephalopathy?

Posted 2 Nov 2014 by soph93 1 answer

Hiya, I don't actually have this but my mum died of this last year and I don't really understand it, I get about thiamine and that but not completely, it was all so sudden, loss of speech, then coma on life support and then gone, I'd appreciate as much insight as possible and hope it ...

Is the mental impairment from hepatic encephalopathy permenent?

Posted 23 Jul 2014 by allycatt 2 answers

many of my husband's memories have been altered and he believes that I'm trying to harm him. simple things confuse him and when I try to explain things he gets very angry and refuses to discuss it further.

My wife has been diagnosed with flagyl induced encephalopathy by MRI, who can help.. what's next?

Posted 25 May 2013 by flagylangry 3 answers

She has large abnormalities of the dentate nuclei, severe neuropathy in her legs, hallucinations, vertigo, confusion, and a whole lot more... how long will this last?

Male partner has many episodes of Hepatic Encephalopathy. Inappropriate behavior is it common?

Posted 23 Oct 2013 by nikkirr 2 answers

He has strong sexual urges (porn, masturbation, etc). Is this common? Does anyone out there experience this with their partner? If so, how do you deal with it?

Which of these drugs worsen hepatic encephalopathy from Hepatitis B & C & are there alternatives?

Posted 13 May 2013 by melitow 1 answer

My mom has hepatic encephalopathy and cirrhosis of the liver from past drinking/drug use and hepatitis B & C. She also has high cholesterol, blood pressure, coronary artery disease, cardiac stints, anemia (from liver), distended gallbladder, splenomegaly, 2 feet of extended large colon which ...

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