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... they do not affect my life in any way and it's almost like I don't even have these diseases. I take 50mg of mercaptopurine, 25mg of allopurinol every other day, and I'm not sure about my lialda dosage, but I take that as well. ... (1 replies)
... Hi, first of all, I haven't heard of NASH, but I will look into it within the next few days. When I was diagnosed with Hep C, my doc sent me to the heptalogist and he did a liver biopsic with a needle and that is how I found that I had Chirrosis. ... (5 replies)
... First off, I'm a 43 year old woman with no known health issues, other than occasional upper abdomen pain.I had an ultrasound scan on Saturday to look for gallstones, but the sonographer wouldn't say anything other than that she couldn't find any stones. ... (7 replies)

... Thanks! I was given a copy of my records to bring to the next person I have to see. My GI doc referred me to a hepatologist, but I can't get in until January. I was reading my CT results and this was something that wasn't brought up to me and I didn't exactly understand it when I read it in terms of the "density". ... (106 replies)
... Hello, your post caught my eye as I can def relate to what you are going through! I got Penumonia about 10 years ago and ended up in the ER during their routine battery of blood work my Liver Enzymes came back elevated. ... (106 replies)
... the one thing it appears you have not researched or considered is this 'could be' involving your liver, OR it could be a gall bladder issue a pancreatic issue, bile duct problem among other possibles. ... (7 replies)
... you could do right now, is number one, get your doc to realize the insane potential of allowing someone with ongoing pain to EVEN BE taking what you have been on a very long term basis and onto the 'appropriate meds" for your level of pain, hopefully with NO TYLENOL for you at this point. ... (9 replies)
... just what exactly ARE the liver labs looking like? ... (2 replies)
... just what did your bloodwork say about your overall liver functions? ... (2 replies)
... the VERY BEST way to really find that out would be by seeing your primary doc for some bloodwork and follow that up with an ultrasound scan. these two things together really cover those bases well. ... (1 replies)
... hi AG, i know we chatted before when you kind of asked the same question like a week or two ago? ... (2 replies)
... As i am sure you have already been told,this is not a good combination Roger.high liver labs and drinking? ... (4 replies)
... I have these other worries, I watch my mother die because they did nothing when she came to them with symptoms. they always miss diagnose her again and again. ... (7 replies)
... Hi, thanks for the response. I definitely don't have any of those evnironmental issues. I don't dry clean, use any weird soaps, and don't use any air fresheners. I've tried all the home remedies for stones, with supplements, egg yolks, lemons, etc. ... (3 replies)
... Hmm, I never thought of that, I'll definitely ask about it. I think I'll see a GI doc again before I decide to schedule surgery. I do have time to "tune up" if I decide to get it done it will still probably be several months out. ... (9 replies)
May 2, 2014
... Hi...I can relate to the fears of liver enzyme numbers. ... (9 replies)
... Fibrosis is also not evenly distributed in the liver and if your biopsy is taken from a dense patch of tissue, it might give a false impression your disease is progressing when it may not be. The opposite can also occur. ... (1 replies)
... Who was it that said "If I had known I was going to live this long I would have taken better care of myself" ? ... (31 replies)
... I was diagnosed with rhuematoid arthritis in January and started on methotrexate. I was have bloodwork to check my liver monthly. It was fine until April when I went to ER with abdominal pain and was told I had an inflamed gallbladder and gallstones and elevated liver enzymes.I stopped methotrexate. ... (1 replies)
... I was reading your post about Iron. Very good stuff. I also donate a pint of blood every 8 weeks to the Red Cross. ... (28 replies)

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