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Dr.   Ashish Verma MD

After my mothers esophageal varices banding is it ok if she takes her pills. Is it possible for this to cause the bands to come off? Or the tissue to leak? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Verma ( General Surgeon)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

Hi, My father had esophageal varices banding 2 weeks ago. He suffers from cirrhosis with 30% - 40% live function. Is he allowed to take a long international flight (~15 hours)? Is there a risk to his ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Omer MD

of vomiting blood 12 years ago and was treated for esophagus varices. No varices were noticed after the treatment. I had fully stopped alcohol for 8 years since then and after that I have been... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Omer ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Amit Jain MD

+ Ribavarin treatment for 48 weeks before 2years and it was of use. He is not taking any medication after that. Last week he suddenly lost his memory and concentration but after certain treatments he is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Amit Jain ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Poorna Chandra K.S MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Poorna Chandra K.S ( Gastroenterologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

Hello, After post variceal banding, I was told to go on a low protein low salt diet. The only help ... weeks after the endo banding but permanently hereafter. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr. Rishi MD

42 year old male with varices due to alcohol. still drinking intermittently. bled 2 months ago and required urgent OGD, no action. recent smaller bleed noted by melaena after a binge. wants to fly from ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rishi ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Pawan Kumar Goyal MD

get varices.. so he made endoscopy and band the varices of veins and ask to examine after one month ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pawan Kumar Goyal ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Usman Shakil MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Usman Shakil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I have had osophical warieces that were banded twice last year last time around 7to 8 months ago also a heart attack about 19 years ago Iam 48 is it safe for me to take a long haul flight of around 12 hours then 8 hours (2... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Benard Shehu MD

Hi i read your query very carefully. I would like to sugest runing leg's dopler ultrasound to rule out any varicous vein.

Dr.  Ashok Kumar MD

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...

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

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...