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Jul 10, 2009 in the Women's Health Community - 1
My mother is down to 88 # in weight and has severe fatigue and hand trembles. We have been to local doctor while this was going on and they couldn't find anything.told her to eat more but she eats 3-4 times a day just not too much at one time. Her mom had Parkinson disease. Is this anything similar to it? Thier are several of her friends who have this tr...
Jan 31, 2009 in the Hepatitis C Community - 6
Have you tried Tulane in Louisianna??? I am in the same stages and was informed that Tulane may be a possible site.However with my age at 55 I was trying to avoid as it would help a younger patient than me.I don't have thier number but it is in New Orleans and also may check Texas sites...... GOD BE WITH YA'LL
Jan 06, 2009 in the Hepatitis C Community - 4
SEEK HELP, Don't listen to others if you have a problem GET to the Clinic and get the meds.....I'm esld IV and meds definitely WORK. Let the Doctor give you what you need if you care to be around with us very long..NO ALCOHOL OR ILLEGAL DRUGS sould be used ,but life is Great Srright too!!! REVRAT
Nov 14, 2008 in the Hepatitis C Community - 1
Hello, The problem he will have is a severe case of amonia buildup if he is removed from this. The most common drug used is Lactulose which works on the amonia level. ENCEOHALOPATHY is a very trickey thing to monitor. He will more than likely become confused and your normal daily functions will alter.It creates a problem as it is used for constipation also ...
Nov 14, 2008 in the Hepatitis C Community - 8
I have a simalar problem but have never been on tx. I have a very few red marks(circles) form on lower legs. I have esld but discoloration in lower legs. These could be as said the blood vessels as I have a lot of banding done on inside also.
Nov 11, 2008 in the Hepatitis C Community
I GOT A PRINTOUT OF MY LAST LAB READINGS AND THEY SEEM HIGH?? AST 168 : ALT 109 :AFP 16.8 HAVE LABWORK DRAWN TODAY AND YESTERDAY. THEY DID CT SCAN TODAY. HAVE BEEN HAVING REALLY TIGHTNESS IN RIBS LATELY. WAS TOLD THAT IT WAS GETTING WORSE. WHAT ARE THE EFFECTS THAT I SHOULD EXPECT AS THIS CONTINUES? AT WHAT POINT ? REVRAT
Oct 07, 2008 in the Hepatitis Expert Forum - 3
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Oct 06, 2008 in the Hepatitis Expert Forum
I have been taking a sample of my blood for obervations over the last year under a microscope. When I first started I could see a normal donut shaped cell form but as time has progressed, the cells structure has lost its form and looks as similar to a banded string 'tapewormey' form now without any normal cell structure. Is this normal in HEP C ? ...
Oct 04, 2008 in the Liver Disorders Community - 1
Sorry to hear of this.You must be going through alot. I have a friend with LUPIS but am not that familar with resorses. I have cirrosis and end stage liver disease and hep c . Have been through several doctors as I have no insurance coverage. I have found out that a high water and fruit diet is benificial with fresh vegtables.stay away from salt and canned i...
Sep 19, 2008 in the Hepatitis Social Community - 35
Sorry to here of this. God be with you and keep you in his thoughts and you in our prayers.Storm came through La.but not as bad as Texas REVRAT