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Apr 28
"Hi I asked a question at the end of last month about a person with HCV with fluid in legs and abdomen. Now this person has fluid in his lungs. He has had a gallon of fluid removed over the last week. He doesn't seem to understand that..."
Apr 28
"I agree"
Apr 27
"Hi there, your ALT is just slightly elevated. Not enough, in my opinion, to have pain though. What is your doctor saying about the pain?"
Apr 27
"Hi, if you are asking if your liver enzymes are high, the answer is a little. Anything over 50 for SGOT is something to be looked at you SGPT at 103 is more than slightly elevated. It indicates something going on with your liver. Do y..."
Apr 26
"Thanks for the info. I also get the AFP and an ultrasound every 6 months. I remember Hector sharing that our incidence of liver cancer was higher for up to 8 years after curing. On the other hand I have met people who were never told ..."
Apr 25
"Lynn, very good information! Thanks for sharing this! Before I knew I had HCV I had swelling in my ankles. Now that I have been cured for 4 years I don't have it. Thanks again. Dee"
Apr 25
"I am a patient like you just trying to help others. If I were you I would try eating a liver healthy or heart healthy diet to see if that helps you. If you are eating red meat and drinking alcohol it will not improve and you could end ..."
Apr 25
"Hi I am another patient like you are. If you have a fatty liver and don't change your diet, you are damaging your liver. Yes, it can get to cirrhosis. If I were you I would stop drinking and start eating better, low salt, no red meat,..."
Apr 25
"Hi, you are very young to have an increase in your levels. I assume that you are saying the doctor said to wait two weeks after stopping medication and get tested again. That is a good idea. Medication can increase both of these numbe..."
Apr 25
"Hello there. It is possible that your liver is enlarged. I have a friend who laid on her side on the floor and felt something there. Like she was laying on something. It was her liver and it was enlarged, she has fatty liver. She ha..."