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... Here is what it said was out of range on my Fibrosure test the liver biopsy alternative as well as the rest of my lab work. ... (4 replies)
Feb 3, 2005
... As I understand it, Amy, the Fibrosure is quite accurate at the high end (cirrhosis) and the low end (grade 0-1) but there is trouble with accuracy in between. That is pretty much all I know about Fibrosure. I hope it helps, thanbey (1 replies)
Feb 3, 2005
... I have not had a biopsy, but my Dr. ordered the fibrosure test for me which came back showing I am between stages 1 and 2, actually closer to one. ... (1 replies)

Fibrosure Test
Aug 27, 2006
... Hi book, almost no drs. are familiar with it, so it necessarilly is a difficult thing to get them to do. there is some supportive research that it is useful in the same way that a biopsy is--giving infor on actual liver condition/damage. As i'm sure you know the usual hep-related blood tests, the 'liver panel' (ast, etc.) does not reliably predict fibrosis or other... (1 replies)
Fibrosure Test
Aug 25, 2006
... Does anyone know if this is as good a test as a biopsy? ... (1 replies)
... so, it's a matter of choice. more so now since just in the last year the fibrosure and actitest chemical markers have been developed to approximate what a biopsy can tell you. ... (13 replies)
... How do, DLMD? Here's my completely unqualified, unprofessional, and sincerely ignorant reading of your info: The liver condition indicated here is kind of benign (comparatively speaking, of course--we'd all rather everything was 'normal'), but you probably already realize that. The prothrombin time relates to a common result of hep or other liver problems, namely that... (13 replies)
Really scared!!!
Aug 31, 2007
... He did the blood tests and I also asked for a Fibrosure test before having a liver biopsy. I found out the results yesterday and they floored me. Fibrosure results were . ... (0 replies)
To: THanbey
Feb 22, 2005
... genotype 1a, viral load at first quantitave test was 4,670,000 and a zero on the biopsy Knodell score. Possible contraction via IV drug abuse 25 years ago. ... (5 replies)
... Alice very well said & I agree with you 100 %. There are people that need to treat & do it now & that it is there only hope & I feel deeply for those people & admire their courage & strength. But that does not apply to everyone & you are right it would seem that most doctors are assembly line about the way they treat. I have been to 3 & everyone of them was the the same you... (5 replies)
... Everything I have had done test wise I learned about somewhere else then had to demand to have them from my doctors. ... (6 replies)
... a liver spleen scan. This will give you a better understanding of exactly where you are. If you don't want to do a biopsy I used the Fibrosure test it's a simple blood test with NO risk. This will give you a number of what stage of liver disease you are in. ... (5 replies)
... I would love to have an article from a reliable source that showed how long you read so many different things. I am waiting for my test results to come back I was my doctors first patient to order the Fibrosure test on. ... (7 replies)
Jul 10, 2011
... hi yes drink beets juice and red liquid product also protein, and then rest a lot. but use Milk Thistle in liquid form and Alpha Lipoic Acid. and get the book for the =guy that started this herbs. you,ll find it it all over the web site. OK GOD BLESS :angel: (1 replies)
... Thanks.I am taking Milk Thistle in liquid form and Alpha Lipoic Acid.I go for another Fibrosure test in November. ... (10 replies)
Jul 3, 2011
... e had lots of transfusions.So far I don't have many symptoms,fatigue,muscle and joint pain and depression.I am seeing a Hepatologist.He diagnosed me by doing the Fibrosure test.Has any of you all out there had that? ... (1 replies)
... What is a fibrosure test? ... (22 replies)
... have you had a fibrosure test done? ... (22 replies)
... akes being a mom of 4 ages 7, 9, 11, and 17 difficult. I have not yet had a biopsy because I am not a candidate for interferon, but am considering trying out the fibrosure test. Which brings me to my question. I am looking for a top hep dr. I am willing to travel just about anywhere to see the best but I live in FL. ... (1 replies)
Aug 25, 2004
... I have figured out I probably only had this virus for a year or two. My enzymes and viral load are low, and I never did drink alcohol so I dont expect to need a test like this for anything more than a baseline guide for the future. ... (2 replies)

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