" ...I will add more to questions. My question is...has anybody with Hep C legs swell and belly and need to be drained? Is there hope? Doctors think its cirrhosis , but have yet to... "
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Cirrhosis & Leg Swelling
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" ...that he didn't have other signs such as ascites and leg swelling. Interestingly, most people who have cirrhosis and portal hypertension have SMALL livers that you can't... "
" My husband has end stage liver disease, advanced cirrhosis not sure why. i think drinking in younger years, ...alot a belly fluid and feet/leg swelling. they drained 4 liters of... "
" ...article in the paper about \" swollen legs \" . A few of ...and blood pressure meds 4. failing kidneys 5. cirrhosis 6. underactive thyroid 7. heart disease... "
" Cirrhosis Questions I need someone on ...discharged from hospital today from swelling of legs . Up to now he has only had swelling of ankles which he ...loss of control. He has sores on his ar... "
" ...Ascites and swelling of the legs are common problem happen ...occur in in chronic cirrhosis patients who have the ...I did see nephrologist use ablumin and add Bumex(a more potent diuretic... "
" ...my hubby, PSC gave him cirrhosis which made a rock outta ...about 50 lbs of water, a daily struggle with swollen legs/feet and resulting sore joints. Funny, he also keeps wondering... "
" ...is a medication called lactulose, which is a laxative, ...the belly) and edema, swelling of the legs and feet. She should ...with nutritional drinks like ensure. Cirrhosis cannot be reverse... "
" Hep C & Cirrhosis last stages? My husband has the Hep C & Cirrhosis. He was diagnosed early this year but Doc says ...has nose bleeds and really swollen legs. Every time he blows his... "
" thanks for the replies... the cirrhosis is from alcohol. diabetes was ...obvious, but urges to quit fell on deaf ears. swollen legs, failing eyesight, and tremors have been present for about... "
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