Liver and Gall Bladder Questions & Answers

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2 1 2 days ago
I have the beginning of fatty liver disease. I m told that it is not cause by eating fat. I ve read that there is no sure answer as to what causes it. I m a diabetic Type II for over 20 years. Insulin dependent, extreme insulin resistant, and now insulinemia. So what can I do to prevent any...
2 1 2 days ago
i have hepatitis c, have not started treatment, and i still drink. Im very active and eat good. lately my ankles have been swelling and i have dark spots on my feet and up my legs, they look like lg. freckles. i would go to the dr. but at the time i am not insured Im 57 yrs old, female
15 1 2 days ago
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17 1 3 days ago
3 Months before I was affected by jaundice. (Total bilirubin:2.3mg/dL direct 1.2mg/dL). As per a doctors advice, i am taking only Oil-less,Salt-less,mostly fat-less foods. I took only 7 days rest as i want to step into my first job(at starting state of jaundice). After that no bed rest, nearly...
12 1 3 days ago
My daughter is 8 months old. She only weighs 15lbs and recently we had her blood drawn to find out if there may be a problem. All of her liver enzymes are elevated, her WBC s are double the normal amount and she is dehydrated..We have to get an unltrasound on the liver and several other blood...
13 1 3 days ago
i currently have hepatitis from getting glandular fever. i have recieved my blood tests back and have been told i am close to an emergency level. can you explain this ? if i was told my blood level reading for the viral particle was reading as just below 1000? What level will i have to reach...
14 1 3 days ago
Hi I had typhoid 4 yers back by d time I was pregnant..again after a year I got typhoid and I suffered for 6 months. Nw again I got fever so I did d test again it z typhoid stating acute phase..I have severe joint pain..I m taking cifran nd paracetamol. .any good advice
12 1 3 days ago
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here... i have a small hiatal hernia and i also had my gallbladder removed two months ago i have never had so much acid reflux as i do now no medication seems to be helping me at all i tried them all. i also have naussa and...
13 1 4 days ago
my mother has hepatitis c which we just found out after she had an uper gi bleed out in september. she has had hep c since the 70 s because of a blood transfussion she had with the birth of her twin girls all these years no hospital has ever detected it she had me in 88 and now im worried that i...
2 1 5 days ago
I am currently taking Lyrica for extreme foot pain that has resulted from back surgery. I was taking Oxycondone but it elevated by liver enzymes. The nurse suggested Oxi-IR. Is this something I should take with Lyrica and will it affect by liver? Thank you.
11 1 Tue, 10 Jul 2018
Hi , I had a ultrasound done and it said , I had a Mildly enlarged liver measuring 20.6 and also a smalll 7 mm hyperechoic shadowing focus in the inferior pole of the right kidney, the right kidney measures 10.2 x 4.3 x3.8 cm left kidney measures 10.6 x 6.3 x 4.1cm. What type of treatment do I need.
2 1 Tue, 10 Jul 2018
Was diagnosed with alcoholic hepatitis after gastritis. 2 weeks later my liver enzyme levels were all normal but ammonia level was 80. It came back to normal levels after 2 more weeks. Doctor said it was a liver injury and am now fine. Do I need a ct?
2 1 Tue, 10 Jul 2018
My wife has been diagnosed with 6 gallstones, what are the symptoms and what are the treatments, i.e invasive, fragmentation, diet etc. I call as she is technologically challenged. Her name is Antonina Robson and the following is her email address. I am experimenting here as an app. at our GP is...
2 1 Fri, 29 Jun 2018
I have been diagnosed with hepatic hemangioma and cysts around my liver, one is the size of a golf ball and the others are fingernail sized. I have an internal ultrasound scheduled tomorrow. Then an appointment with an Internist. What are the possible outcomes?
2 1 Fri, 29 Jun 2018
Hi I have gone through kidney transplant on sep 2016... At that time my sgpt and sgot was normal but now it s increasing sgpt 235 and sgot 88.. Doc has given two med heptral 400 and ursocol 450 all test a b c are neg and ultrasound was ok normal size what shoud I do plz help plz :(
12 1 Thu, 28 Jun 2018
dear, i am in bangladesh. i am suffering liver disease iwant advicet.nt for me. ican go to kolkata. if you advice me. plz. me where i go, specialistame and address. with thanks iam coming next mounth of seventeen june 2011 when igetwhere you.what cani do
2 1 Thu, 28 Jun 2018
Yes. A friend of mine who is 74 who is in good shape and works out three times a week, and Yoga twice a week, had a CT scan, which shows she has a non-cancerous cyst on her Liver. Her doctors are not overly concerned, but she is very upset and is afraid that she might have to surgery. Can you...
2 1 Thu, 28 Jun 2018
Can gallstones develop as a result of another condition such as a large kidney stone. Neighbor was diagnosed a month or so ago, but had to wait a for lithotripsy. Had nausea & vomiting, which she still has, in addition to pain. Her skin looks yellowish.
12 1 Thu, 28 Jun 2018
Had gallbladder out over a year ago & still having problems. Symptoms are: upper right quadrant pain, bloating, excessive gas, intense pressure on right rib, glassy eyes, itchy face. This pain mostly occurs after eating, but sometimes after only drinking. Have had blood tests which are normal,...
17 1 Thu, 28 Jun 2018
2 1/2 weeks after gallbladder removal I started getting dizzy. It subsides when I turn my head quickly. I notice that a lot of people have persistant dizziness or vertigo following gallbladder surgery. I ve been to the doctor who recommended sinus rince and decongestant. What do you think?
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