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it was poorly differentiated no vascular invasion.
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Hello, The details: Stage IV HER2 breast cancer with mets to liver. Dr.'s removed portion of cancerous liver surgically and removed breast cancer with double mast around 5 months ago. The liver is continuing to decline and functioning...
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Thank you for taking the time to answer my question's. will medicare pay for such an operation it is related to transplant .Also do you give albumin after transplant I wasn't given any iwas in OR. for three day's after surgery do to swel...
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Is there any chance that treating a single 2cm tumor with RAF be curative? I am on thee transplant list with exception points of 22. I plan on treating the tumor and using Sovaldi to try and clear the virus. I want to try and avoid a ...
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They say I have a surgical defect but they seemed puzzled because it is on the wrong side of the scar .But that problem can be seen only when I try to do sit ups. What I'm talking about is my entire stomach very very big could my entire...
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I am 1year post liver transplant my stomach 5to 6 times bigger since transplant could my Entire stomace be a hernia also I have lost 40 pound's since surgery but I look 12 month's pregnet
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I had a LiveTx. Stent was in the biliary duct, then was out after 3months. What does it mean “heterogeneity” ? What does it mean “narrowing versus collapse” ? Could you expain those in layman’s words? LIVER: No abnormal enhanc...
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.. The lung bases is clear. In the posterior segment of the right lobe of the liver there is a 4.4x 3.1 cm mass . what is that? and what is a 4.4 cm hepatic lesion likely a hemangioma but the further evaluation recommended with a triph...
darlene60 | Last answer
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Also what does it mean when they say your intestine is stuck to the wall of your stomach? But I want operated because it may mean more pain. But I tell u I am in pain and know on want s to do the surgery what do i do? I need help. Pain ...
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Husbands lab results AST 41 ALT 76 Total Bilrubin; 0.9 Diagnosed with chirrosis. These are from November 2013. Next appointment is in March. Meld score: 10 He keeps consuming alcohol. Should we expect much worse lab reports next t...
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Dr. Schiano, In 2011 I was diagnosed with fatty liver by ultrasound following some abdominal discomfort. My alcohol history to that point had been moderate with occasional episodes of over-drinking. My doctors said not to worry and ev...
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Our daughter who just turned 20 was diagnosed with Wilson’s Disease at the age of 5. When she was 17 years old she wasn’t feeling well and was taken to see specialists. We live in a rural area 2 hours away from the hospital. After co...
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my husband has cirrhosis and we have had problems in the bedroom for quite a while now is it safe for him to take Viagra?
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My mother, 62 had a living donor transplant on November 14, 2013 due to hepatitis C from blood transfusion in 1980 Non smoker, no drugs or drinking. She had alot of complications during surgery. Donor liver experienced trama and cracke...
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Hello D-r Thomas D Schiano! I have a question for You and the members,reading the topic!We have a transplanted patient in our unit,50-th day after the liver transplantation,taking Prograf!For the last few weeks he had some recurrent liv...
LachezarYordanovMD | Last answer
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Dear sir/ mam, I am suffering with jaundice from 16th Nov 2013. On 18th Nov 2013 my total bilirubin was 5.8 mg/do and direct was 4.4 and indirect was 1.4 and SGPT was 1920 / SGOT 1880/ AP 440. On 25th Nov my bilirubin was 12.01 and dir...
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Dear doctor thomas how are you doing? Please I will kindly seek your assistance in helping me with an issue I am currently facing as I am very worried and feeling so sad about my health. I am 30years of age. I had of recent felt itching ...
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Dear britgirl and how are you doing? Please I will kindly seek your assistance in helping me with an issue I am currently facing as I am very worried and feeling so sad about my health. I am 30years of age. I had of recent felt itching b...
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Dr Rainer Gruessner has left the transplant team in Tucson and has left me with concern. I was contacted last Monday that they had found me a liver and to come to the hospital. It has only been 6 weeks since I was listed and still hav...
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Hi, Total Bilirubin is 0.31 ALT: 45 AST: 23 Alkaline Phosphatase: 75 GGT: 34 Total Protein: 7.12 Albumin: 4.68 Globulin: 2.44 A/G Ration: 1.92 Liver: measures 15.6cm in length in the right Mid Axillary Line (norm...
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