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Feb 17, 2015 in the Hepatitis Social Community - 11
I have been SVR for 3+ years and I feel great. No side effects that I have noticed. I had stage 3 fibrosis and I haven't had a check up since my last report after a 1 year SVR. Is there a difference between fibrosis and Cirrhosis? I guess I need to set up an appointment to get a checkup with the gastro.
Feb 17, 2015 in the Hepatitis Social Community - 5
Hi guys, its been a while but like others I am back for one more post. I have been SVR for over three years from the triple with incivek treatment plan. I had a biopsy that reported stage 3/4 fibrosis right before treatment. Does anyone know if the fibrosis clears after SVR or does it gradually get worse? Do I need to get another biopsy or get a checkup every...
Nov 08, 2014 in the Gastroenterology Community
My wife went to her Dr yesterday and She told her she detected excessive fluids in her abdomen. She want to schedule a Biopsy for further testing. My wife has been searching causes on the internet and she thinks she has narrowed it down to one of three illnesses. Hepatitis, stomach cancer, or bad kidneys. Does anyone know what the most likely problem is? She ...
Aug 06, 2014 in the Hepatitis C Community - 3
I tried to get the VA to cover mine a couple of years ago and it was a no go. I started a Interferon and Ribiviron treatment in 2008 and it failed. In 2010 I did get in on a Incivek/Interferon/Ribiviron trial and was pronounced SVR in 24 weeks. Here I am 6 years later and I am still non-detectable. I feel great and have plenty of energy. So, to you my friend,...
Mar 27, 2014 in the Hepatitis C Community - 15
I did the triple and I've been clean for over a year now. I feel great and no side effects that I can tell.
Jan 10, 2013 in the Hepatitis Social Community - 3
Six month labs back today still negative/und. I have no left over side effects either, so I guess I can join the SVR group.. Woo Hoo ...
Aug 23, 2012 in the Hepatitis Social Community - 3
Week four lab results are in and I am still UND..
Jul 29, 2012 in the Hepatitis Social Community - 17
I am now post 13 days EOT and I feel great. I still have wobbly knees after about three blocks of walking along with short winded. But I am gaining strength back at an incredible rate. I can really taste food in an awesome way. Woo Hoo, you can do it too....just hang in there...
Jul 29, 2012 in the Hepatitis Social Community - 3
Were you tested for the IL28B geno CC before acceptance? Yes, I was CC Were you treatment naive before getting in to this trial or were you a relapser? No, Relapser from 2010 Did you reach RVR at week 4? Yes Did you require helper drugs? (Procrit etc..) No Did you have to do any dosage reductions? No Did you work or stay at home during tx? Week 4 I took ...
Jul 19, 2012 in the Hepatitis Social Community - 26
Awesome!! You did it.. Now, don't stop at the end of the driveway cause I'm right behind you..