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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 • 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 14 days ago by • 0 answers
He now has bad back pain. He's on pain pills and gets shots at different places in his back. So far no relief. Now he's having a lot of pain in his stomach. Could that be from his liver. Anyone with any information on This, it would be a big help.
Posted 23 Mar 2018 by • 0 answers
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 ...
Posted 26 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
I have cirrhosis with hyper portal tension from alcohol and hep C.
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 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 6 Oct 2014 by • 2 answers
... this year for acute liver cirrhosis. My husband is 37. He stopped drinking in January but unfortunately, the damage had already been done. However, the most recent blood work has came back with positive results with significant improvement and the doctor has cut back on a lot of his ...
Posted 7 Feb 2017 by • 4 answers
... has been a drinker from time to time. But not an alcoholic. I don't feel like enough to have caused this. He has ascities an is jaundice. He is having severe abd pain. Is this normal? The ascities is improving some with fluid pills. Should we push for more testing as autoimmune conditions ...
Posted 27 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
If you can drive a vehicle is it during the day only or can you drive at night also?
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 • 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 ...