Primary biliary cirrhosis

What is Primary biliary cirrhosis?

IT is an autoimmune disease of the liver marked by slow progressive distruction of bile ducts of live,with the intralobular ducts affected early in the disease.

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I have Primary Biliary Cirrhosis there any advice you can give me regarding a healthy diet? I am 65yr old woman and about 20 lbs overweight and...

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you have to restrict fat in your diet.you should eat everything boiled/steamed.Use only simyl mct oil -2-3 tsp/day (this has to be added over food...

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primary biliary cirrhosis stage 4. ultra sound ok. No change from 1 year ago.
Blood work perfect biliaryrubin, alkaline phosphates, albumin etc,...

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Hi and thank you for asking!
I read carefully all your concerns and I can say as follows:

1. You...

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12 YEARS AGO i WAS DIAGNOSED DUE TO A LOW PLATELET COUNT OF 60 /55 AS A PLASTIC ANEMIA. iT RESOLVED AFTER TWO YEARS AND I HAVE BEEN FINE WITH...

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Possible return of aplastic anemia...

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Hi my dear,

If your platelets have been moving downward over the last nine...

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can you please put this into perspective for me? Narrative CT abdomen and pelvis with IV contrast Comparison: None available. 56 year old male...

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