Cirrhosis of the Liver Community
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Cirrhosis is the end result of chronic liver damage caused by chronic liver diseases. The purpose of the community is to share support and information with Cirrhosis of the Liver patients and their loved ones. Topics in the community include: causes, clinical trials, complications, family issues, living with Cirrhosis of the Liver, prognosis, research, surgery, treatments

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By GimmeZelter
I have a loved one who is still drinking alcohol "in moderation". He has diabetes, a MELD of 13 and almost died a yea...
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By MJWEST68
Hi. After a recent SBP, my father was discharged and now has been 're--admitted due to ascribes in his abdomen. They ...
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By jdking87
what is the normal range for amonia in body
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By jellybean1951
my husband has cirrhosis of the liver. He won't return to the doctor since being diagnosed over 2 years ago. He dri...
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By promise0210 Blank
Hey all, my husband starts treatment again in the next few weeks. Last time it was very hard on him. We have been res...
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mikeyyaMay 29
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By beastface Blank
Hi everyone, I have never had any symptoms of Cirrhosis until very recently. I know I have gained weight recently ...
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kaka65May 27
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By Tinker35 Blank
My ex-husband is in the hospital. He is a long-time alcoholic and finally quit drinking last August. He has destroyed...
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hepcandmeMay 21
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By chelleskin
my dad is end stage cirrhosis and hospice has stepped in. the agitation is physically and emotionally wearing me out ...
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fntnMay 11
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By Tim Clausen
I have stage IV Cirrhosis, complicated by severe portal hypertension and Hepatopulmonary Syndrome, Hepatic encephalop...
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HectorSFBlankMay 21
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By searcher123
My ammonia levels are running in the 70 range.what is critical and how do I lower it beside lactulose?
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ralph2014May 20
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By Haitham1412
Shortly I will explain what happen to my father . My dad did a surgery to lose weight (Sleeve gastrectomy ) the su...
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Dee1956May 18
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By promise0210
Just wondering if anyone has had success retreating with this combo after previously relapsing. Our dr told us today ...
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Dee1956May 18
Diana66May 12
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By ppmguy
i have been SVR since mid 2012. my last biopsy was 1999. I was stage 3 at that time. my hepatologist did a fibrosc...
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hepcandmeMay 17
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By fdturley
Hello everyone, First thank you for taking the time to read my post. I'm just trying to understand what is happen...
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By doncheery
Hello all. A long time since i have posted or been at site for that matter. I am Canadian. 9 weeks into a 12 week c...
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By millymccoy
we have appointment tomorrow afternoon at UCSF with a liver specialist, dr. john gordon. maybe we'll come home with ...
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hepcandmeMay 10
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By aritzr
What does a MELD score of 21 mean is it getting real bad or is it ok I sure do hurt though.
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210mylssaMay 08
mzkityMay 06
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hepcandmeApr 30
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By 210mylssa
Hi I'm new to this forum and am desperate for help. My mother was a self sufficient 56 year old woman able to take ca...
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By almostsixty
I am svr for 12 months. Had an MRI last week which came back clear. I have compensated cirrhosis. Just got blood test...
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By anarama11
Hello Ijust received my ultrasound results for coarsened hepatic ecotexture. I have survived AML2x and I am post ...
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