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... showed mild fibrosis. In answer to your question, the 4 stages are inflammation, fibrosis, cirrhosis, cancer. ... (7 replies)
... i don't want to freak out but I am the kind of person who would rather be prepared and know what the possibilities are. Could this be his liver giving out? ... (1 replies)
... just irritated at times. Think about it, it is your life you are dealing with. It is worth a try, I'm doing ok and others have completed the treatments. Each of you have to make your own decision. You have the final say! ... (7 replies)

... response to tx. My liver is funtioning well at the present. Like you I have heard all the horror stories and I am terrified to go on tx. I see md on thurs so I have to decide what to do. ... (7 replies)
... ve me bld then. I'll prob do the tx It would prob be irresponsible not to give myself a chance I keep tellin myself if I had the tx 11yrs ago I might not have cirrhosis now. ... (7 replies)
... one being minor stage, 4 meaning trouble, as the liver has reached Cirrhosis, fibrosis is the stages of your liver being damaged. ... (12 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. ... (12 replies)
... what is stage 4 of cirrhosis and how serious is it? ... (16 replies)
... I am not that well versed in the meaning of the grades and stages of a biopsy. And I am not a doctor, so I really am uncomfortable attempting to interpret reports I am not competent to interpret. ... (8 replies)
Hepatitis C test
Apr 3, 2002
... alarmist about hep c, there is no doubt that getting another hep on top of it is bad news. very bad. so get those shots!! ... (41 replies)
... For the past 4 months or so I have experienced some major discomfort in my abdominal area where the liver is located. Does this mean that the Hep C is no longer dormant and I am beginning to show signs of symptoms? ... (2 replies)
... is fibrosis going on to the early stages of cirrhosis. However not many of my readings refer that much to the grading part of the biopsy. ... (8 replies)
... I'm well aware of what the end stages of liver failure of even liver cancer might possibly hold in store for me and it is scary. I'm not a fool. ... (26 replies)
... You doc is right...I have asked the question to a couple of doc's at moderated forums about how long progression takes..and they don't know...All that they will say is that it takes 25 to 30 years to get to cirrhosis. ... (7 replies)
... I am wondering if anyone has experienced the final stages of non-alcoholic cirrhosis secondary to Hep C- with a loved one, my husband of 35 years is considered end stage, non-transplantable or treatable at this point- his doctor has recommended palliative care vs. hospice as his lab values don't quite meet hospice eligibility yet. He is sleeping 75% of the day, yet ammonia... (0 replies)
... Stage 4 refers to the amount of fibrosis in your liver. The definition of cirrosis is stage 4 fibrosis. ... (16 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)
HCV Treatment
Oct 17, 2002
... Fibrosis is scarring of the liver. It is the residue of the liver's attempt to heal itself, much as skin does leaves a mark, or scar. While a wound will heal, the scarring remains. ... (12 replies)
... Hi Margo, good to hear from you again. I pulled this post forward from Thanbey. I think it can best answer some of your questions. ... (1 replies)
Jul 8, 2005
... Nodes are tissue of unknown origin. could be fat, could be scar tissue or something else. ... (10 replies)

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