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... Your liver is either compensated or it is decompensated. To know if your liver is decompensated you will have alot of syptoms. ... (16 replies)
... It's worth looking into as the liver can regenerate itself but I'm sure there would have to be something which could nail the virus itself so it could take a break. ... (16 replies)
... I started a new post looking for anyone who has survived a stage 4 w/ HE from fulminant hepatic failure, and have had no replies...:( I've been looking since 1994, and haven't even found a doctor who has heard of anybody. I just was wanting to know how others have been dealing with the residual effects. I was reading about chronic HE and found that if the person is getting... (5 replies)

... Hi, I was diagnosed with end stage Hep C in mid 2006. Too sick to do the combo and on my way to see the Lord. ... (16 replies)
... I am a geno type 1b, stage 3 cirrhosis, which I understand is the very worst type to have! ... (10 replies)
... Hi steele I wil do the same for your family as well Keep us posted Take care Ryebeach (16 replies)
... Thanks for the info. Glad to hear the ribo/peg intron did good for your husband, I know what that's all about, did it for a year myself, but like your brother, was one of the unlucky ones, and it didn't take. but I think it did help slow the process of the cirroh. down, so that was a good thing, but I was sure a sick little girl that year! Those treatments didn't go well... (16 replies)
... h Care To Boot. I Have Few Expectations And Know In My Heart That I Have Not Cleared The Virus, But A Least I'm Getting Maintenence Therapy And It Can Only Do My Liver Good!!! Let Us Know How You Made Out. ... (7 replies)
... At stage 4, if that is accurate, is STILL no indication for a liver transplant. Anesthesia is an irrelevant factor since you are no where near needing a transplant if you are stage 4. ... (5 replies)
... Second, when the diagnosis is made at a stage 2 biopsy result, there are a lot of choices a person can make to prevent liver disease from progressing. None of these seemed to have been discussed with you and I'm sorry they weren't. ... (9 replies)
Treatment?
Jul 8, 2005
... Thanks Thanbey! I just spoke with my surgeon (who first saw my liver last year), and he corrected me. He did not see "nodes", but he saw adhesions on the liver, around gall bladder, and the stomach. He said it looked as if it had been inflamed at one time and then healed itself. I think I still want the biopsy, though I'm a little nervous what that entails. Tayah (10 replies)
Treatment?
Jul 8, 2005
... The way to know what they are is to do a liver biopsy. There is no other test that tells this for certian. There are unltrasounds and CAT scans, but the biopsy is the best test for this, hands down. ... (10 replies)
... I understand that Tylenol is a toxin to the liver and I am afraid to take that on an on going basis. ... (8 replies)
... When a biopsy comes back at stage 4 or higher, this is cirrhosis. Compensated cirrhosis is still a very manageable disease and there are stages of cirrhosis. ... (11 replies)
... years and was at early stage cirrhosis. After 30 years, stage 1 fibrosis is minimal and no liver inflammation is excellent. You would have to go thru stage 2 and 3 fibrosis..to get to cirrhosis. Stage 4 is considered cirrhosis. I would get a second opinion on tx. Talk about quality of life versus quantity. ... (7 replies)
I need help!!!
Apr 29, 2006
... I am brand new to this type of board so please bare with me here. Thanby, question for ya. How bad according to MRI's was your liver and what shape is it in now? ... (9 replies)
... End stage liver disease and liver failure are not the same. ... (31 replies)
... No symptoms at all. You have no liver damage and, at least at this point, no disease, especially if you are older than, say forty or so. ... (10 replies)
... hello Ms. Thanbey I did a biopsy about a month ago with the following findings: 1- Interface Hepatitis(piecemeal necrosis): Mild/moderate (focal, most portal areas). 2- confluent necrosis: focal confluent necrosis. 3- Focal (spotty) lytic necrosis: one focus or less per 10X objective. (8 replies)
... Stage 4 fibrosis is the first stage of cirrhosis. There are stages of cirrhosis, too, so don't think this is end stage liver disease. Not by a long shot! ... (9 replies)




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