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If a 63 year old man who drinks everyday, has lower back pain. Is it Cirrhosis ?

If a 63 year old man drinks a quart of voka a day, every day, and has lower back pain could it be cirrhossis if a man 63 year old man drinks more than a quart of alchol a day, everyday, and has lower back pain, could it be cirrohossis
Asked On : Sat, 23 Jul 2011
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Thanks for query,
Lower back pain may be due to osteoartheritic changes in the pelvic bone or in vertebrae.
As you take vodka for long time,to have any effect in liver you may go for ultra sound to rule out any problem in liver.
Low back pain and cirrohosis has no relation.
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Answered: Sat, 23 Jul 2011
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