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Low protein food for a patient with liver cirrhosis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi,
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
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User :   My grandpa has liver cirrhosis and hepatitis C. He can't eat anything. His age is 78. So, what kind of Powder milk do you want to presribe for my grandpa?
Doctor :   in my opinion dont opt powder milk rich in protein
Doctor :   go for low protein powder milk
Doctor :   as the liver is damaged
User :   Ok, can u wait pls? Thank you thank you
Doctor :   it will be difficult to digest proteins

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