What is Cirrhosis?

A chronic liver disease of highly various etiology characterized by inflammation, degeneration, and regeneration in differing proportions; pathologic hallmark is formation of microscopic or macroscopic nodules separated by bands of fibrous tissue; impairment of hepatocellular function and obstruction to portal circulation often lead to jaundice, ascites, and hepatic failure.

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I have been diagnosed with cirrhosis and my question is regarding defecation. I go to BR times a day and usually after voiding I have brown liquid...

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When I read your question, the first thing that came to my mind was the medication Lactulose. Did your doctor put you on this medication? It...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now husband's creatinine is 2.7 and he also has cirrhosis of liver...he is 51 yrs.....initially his nephrologist put him on espogen 10000 once a...

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you can use any erythropoietin generic compound like WEPOX OR ZYROP 4000 unit instead of can use darbopoietin alpha generic compound...

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Ok here is my question I currently have cirrhosis of the liver and for a good part of my life have been on andro gel I have looked into andro gels...

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Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.
Androgel generally doesn't cause liver cirrhosis. Your cirrhosis may be...

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