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... Hi everyone. I'm new here. My name is Marisa and I'm having some health issues and have been for awhile. ... (3 replies)
Liver Problems
Sep 8, 2003
... I have been a weekend drinker. ... (7 replies)
... Last Monday I went my local er for severe upper right abdominal pain that radiates to my shoulder and across my upper abdomine. ... (3 replies)

... i do believe i answered another post you made on this in the childrens section a couple weeks ago? ... (3 replies)
... Sluggish livers tend to muddle along OK. Don't know if this would show up in labs, but I expect an elevation in alkaline phosphatase would be the flagged lab for this. A "prominent bile duct" on ultrasound might be another sign. ... (9 replies)
... When I was 30 years old I started to have menstrual problems and pain in my abdomen. I had an abdominal CT scan and had to have a hysterectomy at that time for endometriosis. I was also told that two hemangiomas were found on my liver, measuring 3cm and 2 cm. ... (16 replies)
... To biopsy or not to biopsy is an interesting question... ... (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)
... So for a while I've had this pain in my right side under my rib cage, i have no clue as to what it could be other than my liver,bet your wonder why i am thinking its my liver,well that's because Ive been a binge drinker for a while now,I've cut down a lot since then now i only drink on Saturdays. ... (21 replies)
... i totally get ya, trust me. there really is no real reason why that GI cannot "do' PM for an actual patient, none, except he does not WANT to appear to take on that responsibility FOR you. ... (3 replies)
... long, unprecedented drinking spree that landed me in the hospital to detox. While there, they of course did a liver panel, which showed elevated enzymes and bilirubin, although they weren't alarmed by the results. ... (1 replies)
... the thing about her labs and possible viral angel thing here is some viral based junk is a bit more indepth and involved than others too so sending your her to an actual liver doc in this type of siutuation would not really be overkill at all just considering everything, ya know what i mean? ... (7 replies)
... hing KM, the impact that getting all that huge pressure off has on all the other organs makes things BETTER for him, not worse. right now he more than likely has an overly enlarged liver and spleen and it is also impacting all of the other organs with backed up blood flow? ... (6 replies)
... there is a very direct possible brain issue with liver disease but it is normally seen in later stages of active liver disease.the ammonia levels. when there is an abnormal 'processing' going on within the liver,the protien that is normally broken down in the liver as ammonia is simply cleared normally. ... (16 replies)
... I am really wondering if what you actually have going on is possible polycystic kidney disease with liver involvement,only because i have it too and your description of symtomology sounds VERY familiar. ... (3 replies)
... My current AST is 151 and my ALT is 287. I had an ultrasound in October 2006 and my liver was slightly enlarged to 16.6 cm, possible a fattly liver. Doctor had examined me ande found nothing odd and I have not had any pain associated with my liver. ... (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)
... I had been having chronic issues with fatty liver and insulin resistance for several years before I dug deep into the internet and learned what really is making modern livers miserable... ... (3 replies)
... I went in to my doctor's office today to get my CT scan results. I went as a walk in because I was told he would be there and I would get to see him. It wasn't until right before I went to the room that they told me I would be seeing someone else. ... (106 replies)
Apr 28, 2010
... the very BEST way to really know for certain if you just do have anything impacting your liver would be to simply see your doc for some bloodwork and a referral for an abdominal ultrasound. ... (4 replies)

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