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... Help me with this one...You know I am a 3a....and I am in stage 2 of fibrosis.....been on treatment almost 3 months....what does this say to me...when I read it I don't feel good about it...maybe I am misunderstanding it.... ... (6 replies)
... Hi steele I wil do the same for your family as well Keep us posted Take care Ryebeach (16 replies)
... 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. ... (16 replies)

... Resources for information on cirrhosis (advanced) has been discussed in fairly great detail in other posts very recently. I urge you to read through all the posts and come back again with specifics on what you are needing in terms of information. No one here is a physician or a liver specialist and the explanations you are looking for really should be provided by a... (4 replies)
... Cirrhosis is a stage of scarring where it was once thought the scarring itself was totally irreversible. We know now that, in some instances, it may be reversable by Pegasys. ... (1 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 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)
HCV Treatment
Oct 17, 2002
... act science. Pathologists are looking at the tissue through a microscope and making an educated call on stages from what they are seeing. There is variation from one pathologist to the next, which is a addition reason to be more concerned once the report comes back at a 3. Below that , the subjectivity is much more variable. ... (12 replies)
... So, I think you're pretty healthy for one of those poor, frightening hep c victims. Like most of us, actually. Thank god. ... (13 replies)
... Fibrosis and cirrhosis are the same process. It is a scale leading to cirrhosis and then there are stages of cirrhosis. ... (18 replies)
... However, even the very best doctor can say or do something boneheaded. And I think your doctor did when he predicted that you have cirrhosis and that you would have major problems after 50. That is completely wrongheaded for people with a stage 3 or for those over 50. Stage 3 is NOT cirrhosis. ... (5 replies)
... At stage 4, if that is accurate, is STILL no indication for a liver transplant. ... (5 replies)
... I am concerned about serious side effects, and am very concerned as to which one of these two options may be my best choice for a getting a good response and possible cure. ... (8 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. ... (9 replies)
... doubled to the 200 and 400 range. This is when his doc got his head out of the sand and sent him for testing. Tested positve for HCV. Had biopsy done...early stage cirrhosis. He had a low viral load of 152,000. All his other bloodwork was in the normal range...on the low side...but still normal and able to do treatment. ... (9 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)
New treatment
Aug 5, 2002
... this is my personnal choice, only one injection a week, a much stronger affective med with fewer "sides". ... (5 replies)
Hep C/ Kambucha
Jul 30, 2006
... My suggestion would be to get a second, quite independent, opinion right away. stage 3 0r 4 fibrosis with 'some' cirrhosis is definitely NOT too far gone for treatment. Pegasys in particular has shown real results in the research, with patients further along than this. ... (7 replies)
Hep C
Mar 26, 2006
... A diagnosis of cirrhosis is not enough for qualification for a liver transplant. Cirrhosis and end stage liver disease are not the same thing. ... (2 replies)
... Women have been followed in studies for nearly thirty years and the findings of those studies demonstrate that there is not a large number who progress to end stage liver disease in the absence of these factors, at least in women. ... (18 replies)
... End stage liver disease and liver failure are not the same. ... (31 replies)

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