Is cirrhosis curable?
When diagnosed with cirrhosis my meld score was 21. I had all of the terrible effects...swelling, severe fatigue, etc. I also had extreme ascites. I have been getting a paracentesis performed every 3 1/2 weeks with 8 liters drained each time. My diuretics are working it seems. So far the fluid is...
Cirrhosis is a pathological condition where liver undergoes irreversible microscopic changes; thereby reducing its functional capacity.
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what the average time to liver with some one with cirrhosis
Prognosis of patient with cirrhosis depends on the cause of cirrhosis and the amount of damage. If the cause is taken care of, then the liver can regenerate fast. The principle cause of death can be variceal bleed, encephalopathy, infection
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