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Treatment for liver failure, liver transplantation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
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User :   Ok, please just answer my question as best as you can. Ok, so I have this friend of mine (he is somewhat mentally handicapped, not serverly, but he does have a problem) who is 14 years old. Anyways, recently he found out that advil helps his muscle cramps. For a week he took 7 advils a day before his parents found out. They took him to the hospital and found out his liver is in very bad condition. I am simply wonderingâ?¦â?¦.. 1. Will he need a liver transplant?
User :   Ok, please just answer my questions as best as you can. Ok, so I have this friend of mine (he is somewhat mentally handicapped, not serverly, but he does have a problem) who is 14 years old. Anyways, recently he found out that advil helps his muscle cramps. For a week he took 7 advils a day before his parents found out. They took him to the hospital and found out his liver is in very bad condition. I am simply wonderingâ?¦â?¦.. 1. Will he need a liver transplant?
User :   hi?
User :   Ok, please just answer my questions as best as you can. Ok, so I have this friend of mine (he is somewhat mentally handicapped, not serverly, but he does have a problem) who is 14 years old. Anyways, recently he found out that advil helps his muscle cramps. For a week he took 7 advils a day before his parents found out. They took him to the hospital and found out his liver is in very bad condition. I am simply wonderingâ?¦â?¦.. 1. Will he need a liver transplant?
Doctor :  
Liver transplant is only after all the other means of treatment is not feasible.
User :   .....hi?
User :   Ok, please just answer my questions as best as you can. Ok, so I have this friend of mine (he is somewhat mentally handicapped, not serverly, but he does have a problem) who is 14 years old. Anyways, recently he found out that advil helps his muscle cramps. For a week he took 7 advils a day before his parents found out. They took him to the hospital and found out his liver is in very bad condition. I am simply wonderingâ?¦â?¦.. 1. Will he need a liver transplant?
Doctor :  
Hi

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