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... It was a long process, actually. I was having a regular appointment and the doctor was palpatating my stomach and noticed my liver was enlarged. Then I had an abdominal scan and they found a growth on my kidney. Removed the kidney and started dealing with an abnormal liver profile. ... (7 replies)
... every autoimmune marker I was tested for came back negative. I don't have my records in front of me but I know I was tested for many and they included those for PBC as that along with AIH were the primary concern for my hepatologist. ... (106 replies)
... ion for some people and they die of old age not the pbc, or for others it progresses much quicker. they have urso to try and slow it down, some eventually need a liver transplant. ... (9 replies)

... I have had liver issues for years. ... (3 replies)
... I have had PBC for 20 years. ... (106 replies)
... Sugar is a toxin. Too much suger and whatever the liver can't process turns to fat. PBC doesn't handle fat well after some time. ... (7 replies)
PBC questions
Jan 27, 2005
... Is a liver transplant always in the future of a PBC patient? ... (3 replies)
... MA blood test in the last 3 weeks. Am going for a third test to see which one is correct. My alk Phosphate is 173 and no one can figure if it is coming from my liver or my bones. That is one of the reasons for the blood the first time. ... (9 replies)
Liver Disease??
Oct 8, 2005
... and developed AIH. He did some speaking for one of the Liver support groups here in Ohio that I manage.... he was just transplanted and is doing well. You may want to read up on AIH on the American Liver foundation site. ... (37 replies)
... Is that the mitochondrial antibody? I had the mitochondrial tested and yes, it was negative. The budesonide is for the autoimmune, it is used in place of prednisone because it has less side effects. I'm not sure if they are going to put me on Imuran with it or not. In March I will get a better idea of where I am going with my meds depending on how my body responds by... (106 replies)
... It is rare, but it CAN be negative in PBC. For those who have PBC but a negative AMA, close monitoring with ultrasound and biopsy is important. ... (106 replies)
... I wish I knew more about fatty liver disease. I hope you can just ease up on fat and do better. Sugar is a toxin. Too much suger and whatever the liver can't process turns to fat. So my best wish for you is to stay away from sugar and empty carbs, eh? ... (7 replies)
... situations that could casuse this, is really kinda scarey to me actually having both a liver and kidney disease myself. it just would NOT by a long shot be the very first 'choice' of potential diagnosises for what you are showing. ... (3 replies)
... PBC cases a year. The end result is a liver transplant and I don't want to end up in that situation before I have to. Nothing cures this PBC diease, but with the right meds they can slow it down even more. ... (288 replies)
... You should have it repeated in a month or so. How are the ast's, alt's? I have something called Primary Biliary Cirrhosis. It is not from drinking but an autoimmune disease of the liver. I don't drink. I had other enzymes done...Anti Nuclear Antigen and AntiMitichondrial Antigen. 95% of the pop with high AMA have PBC. YOu can, however, have PBC w/o high alk phos. ... (2 replies)
... I feel like one of those soap opera's when ever my mom or sister call, tune in next week to see if teresa has PBC or not. The sagga continues! ... (9 replies)
... Hi everyone, I got a list of my grandmothers health history and found out that she had alt of the hereditary dieseases that are associated to pbc. I just had and ultrasound on tuesday and am not freaking out, what I thought was a thyroid problem, may now be a lot bigger, I have been haveing what I think are gallbladder problems, and was doing reasearch and found out the it... (0 replies)
Liver pain
Jan 29, 2004
... I have Primary Biliary Cirrhosis. I keep reading about people with pain under the rib cage and normal liver enzyme tests. I am stage 2 with constant dull pain under my right rib cage and absolutely perfect liver tests. I was lucky to be diagnosed so early. ... (5 replies)
... ad pain for week prior to admission. Temps ranged from 101 to 104 and 106. Chills, sweating, nausea, fatigue and confusion. Potassium low, white blood count low, liver enzymes high, cardiac troponins were elevated. ... (2 replies)
... I've been diagnosed with diffuse fatty liver during my comprehensive physical exam early this year and ultrasono tech also confirmed the inflammation of the fatty liver. ... (7 replies)

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