Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
145 Doctors are Online
Showing results for :

Eating after esophageal varices banding

Premium Questions
 

Done band ligation for liver cirrhosis with esophageal varices. Have difficulty swallowing. Common?

esophageal varices (Grade 3-4). His doctor advised band ligation of the varices to decrease the risk of bleeding. The first banding was done on 4th XXXXXXX After the procedure, he had minor discomfort ...
 

Have esophageal varices banded. Is it safe to take a long flight?

About three weeks ago,I had five esophageal varices banded. Is it safe to take a long international flight, such as from XXXXXXX to Italy? Are there any risks due to the changes in air pressure ...
 

Person suffering from esophageal varices & liver cirrhosis. Life expectancy if untreated?

how long can a person live with esophagul varices and cirrohsis if left untreated ...
 

What causes blood in stool?

reduced.after the blood in stool on 7th after I eat I feel vision changes and also tightness near my left ... or vision change only after eating. I had chicken and felt that my BP is raising. Is this hypovolemic shock ...
 

Is leakage from colon into peritoneal cavity possible?

I had a liver biopsy last wednesday for methotreaxate induced liver disease with portal hypertension and esophageal varices . After 8 attempts with needle biopsy using ultrasound, instead of getting ...
Public Forum Discussions
 

Had an esophageal varices ligation, throat feel stuck, pain and discomfort. Worry?

I had an esophageal varices ligation (3 separate ligations) at 1:30 pm 4 hours after being discharged I proceeded to eat, I eat Chichen soup with small potatoes and carrots very soft and fully cooked ...
 

Is it necessary to have endoscopy every month for NASH syndrome with esophageal varices?

My aunt has the NASH syndrome with esophageal varices. On doctor has told her she should have ... had an endoscopy in October, 4 varices were banded; she had another endoscopy on Dec 10, 3 varices ...
 

Suffering from chronic liver disease, cirrhosis, esophageal varices. Treatment?

( CTP 9/15), Baveno Stage 1v Portal hypertension- recurrent UGI bleed. Grade iix3 columns esophageal varices , fundal varices Post endotherapy status -EVL bands applied and glue injected. Decompensated ...
 

Diagnosed with cirrhosis, esophageal varices, high BP, benign. Done biopsy. Help?

My husband is 68 and was diagnosed with cirrhosis of the liver and esophageal varcies 2 years ago ...-diabetic, controlled by diet and exercise. The Gastro Doc prescribed a liquid med to take prior to eating to coat ...
 

Diagnosed with esophageal varices. Set up for liver transplant. Had crohns disease. How is Varices and crohns disease evaluated ?

I was recently diagnosed with esophageal varices and set up for a liver transplant evaulation ~ my GI sort of left the EGD recovery room after telling us and said nothing else ...no calls , no follow ...
 

Cirrhosis with esophageal varices. History of encephalopathy. On lactulose. Unable to pass stools. Help

I have patient of cirrhosis with oesophageal varices .15 days back he had hemetemesis and landed into encephalopathy .patient recovered from encephalopathy and endoscopy revealed large bleeding eso.varices. His EVL ...
 

Liver cirrhosis, grade two esophageal varices, loose motions. History of diabetes. Norfloxacin safe to take?

Hii Doctor… My father is 57 years old. He was diagnosed with non alcoholic decompensated (Non B, Non C) cirrhosis of liver with grade II Esophageal Varices along with that he is diabetic . EVL 2nd ...
 

Malaria, splenomagaly and nonalcoholic liver cirrhosis. What is the reason?

with liver cirrhosis and splenomegaly detected on USG. he has a low platelet count, and H/o esophageal varices. also in chidhood he had a H/o repeated attacks of malaria could his present condition be because ...
 

Ascites detected in USG. Chronic liver disease, thickened gall bladder due to ascites, spleenomegaly. Permanent liver damage?

the following test with the following result. Upper G.I. Endoscopy for esophageal varices : Result: OESOPHAGUS:-grade IIX5 esophageal varices seen. Mucosa is smooth & pink with no ulcer or erosion. No structure, polyp ...
 

Alcohol induced cirrhosis, portal hypertension, ascites and hepatic encephalopathy. Lithroscopy suggested for kidney stone. Risks?

My father has alcohol-induced cirrhosis with portal hypertension, ascites, and hepatic encephalopathy; no esophageal varices but has gastropathy. He has been diagnosed with a stone in each kidney 1 cm ...
Mobile Questions and Answers
 
For the last 2 days i have had dark brown/black blood on toilet paper when I wipe. In the toilet it's orangish red. I have esophageal veracies. Also taking s
Dear User, Thanks for posting a query at healthcare magic. The problem you described indicates that you are having fresh blleding probably from esophageal varices. You need to contact your primary care physician. Thanks
Loading Online Doctors....
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions