Bit of an epic for which I apologise.
flowerpower66 in PBC Foundation5 years ago
This is copy of the letter the consultant has sent to my GP. Do I have PBC? The consultant didnt ask me about tiredness but he does mention ...
Auto immune hepatitis
guineapig1 in British Liver Trust5 years ago
Was diagnosed with auto immune hepatitis 8 months ago and my employer is asking me when I can return to work,I don't feel I can as I am on i...
npidgley71360 in Children's Liver Disease Foundation6 years ago
Just wondered if there was anyone who has a child with Choledochal Malformation. My little girl was poorly and in hospital alot at the beg...
COPD by another name could be Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency
Hidden in British Lung Foundation6 years agoPOPULAR
Have you been told you have COPD? Has anyone else in your family had COPD, or unexplained liver disease, or a skin condition called pannicu...
COPD Stage 2 Whaaaat!! PS its a long one
Wartonk in British Lung Foundation3 years ago
Hi there hope your all well today.
Ive been reading this forum for years on lung advice and I just wanted advice from all you experts😊👍
Harvoni at last
ballie52 in British Liver Trust4 years agoPOPULAR
Happy to announce that in a few wks i will be started on a 12wk course of Harvoni. ..i feel I'm cured already and i haven't even starte...
Has anyone been through the liver transplant assessment and can let me know what it entails etc. Thanks
MrG5 in PBC Foundation6 years agoPOPULAR
Would like to know what is really important in order to pass and also anyone who has had the transplant and can say what life is like afterw...
I have raised ggt levels brown pigmentation on my face and itchy feet and ideas doc is sending me to an endocrinologist thanks for any help
rosyposy2013 in Thyroid UK6 years ago
Im 42 have had 3 liver ggt test all back abnormal, I rarely drink, I have brown pigmentation doc thought it might beaddisons but not sure so...
music in British Lung Foundation6 years agoPOPULAR
when you go for a lung funtion test spirometry breathing test, i often wonder if you had done exercise just before you went for the test.. w...
T4 only users - blog entry
Danielj1 in Thyroid UK2 years ago
Read down the end at all the things a T4 only approach will do to me.
Time to double the coffee, black cumin s...
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linzenilss22 in British Liver Trust4 years agoPOPULAR
Hello anyone who has alcoholic liver disease can you please tell me your symptoms and what your test results looked like and how you were di...
Klairey in Pernicious Anaemia Society2 years ago
Hi I am from the Thyroid UK forum as I have untreated hypothyroidism. Could someone please advise if I need to push for more tests into pern...
JJ1314 in Pernicious Anaemia Society2 years ago
My story is somewhat involved, lengthy and a bit complicated but I'll keep it as brief as I can. I was diagnosed with B12 defi...
Ascites due to liver damage
mikebenitez10 in British Liver Trusta year ago
Hi my name is Michael. When I was 17 I had drug induced liver failure due to tsking a diet supplement hydroxycut. The doctors compared my l...
Just confirmed that my son has Biliary artesia
Euntaeng in Children's Liver Disease Foundation2 years ago
Hello, my son is 11wks old today. He was admitted hospital due to prolonged jaundice with low body weight and increased direct bilirubin (5....
Am I possibly an Endo victim?
reytpetite in Endometriosis UK6 years ago
About 18 months ago I saw my GP with a loose bowel problem. He said possibly IBS and sent me for a Colonoscopy to ensure no \"nasties\". How...
Lacey was diagnosed with Autoimmune Liver Disease last year.
xtabbiex in Children's Liver Disease Foundation7 years ago
In June last year my eldest daughter Lacey became jaundice, I took her to the GPs who contacted the local hospital and they said to take her...
HELP!! Can not stop scratching!!
Cathy169 in MY SKIN3 years agoPOPULAR
Hello, I don't have a clue as to what is going on with my skin. I am severely itchy from head to toe and can't stop scratching!! There is n...
How did other people react to your child’s liver condition? Do you have any coping mechanisms or solutions to share?
Caitlin-CLDF in Children's Liver Disease Foundation7 years ago
Don't know where to turn.
MANDYBARRASS1983 in British Liver Trusta year ago
Hello, I am new to the group so here goes.
My dad is 70 and has been diagnosed with Cirrhosis of the liver. he is alcohol dependent and has ...
NITROFURANTOIN INDUCED AUTOIMMUNE HEP AND CIRRHOSIS.
margaretkirkman in British Liver Trust5 years ago
Hello, I'm new to this site. Diagnosed July 2012 with AIH and C. What a shock. Went through the horrors of Pred treatment, and finally staba...
Liver diseases and herbal drugs:-A review
cure in Diabetes India3 years ago
Signs and symptoms of drug induced hepato -toxicity :
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Archna in Diabetes India6 years agoPOPULAR
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Conflicting ultrasound and fibroscan reports - or are they conflicting?
Cthulwhoo in British Liver Trust5 years ago
Hi guys, So I have a question due to receiving rather odd results from multiple sources. Today I received an ultrasound result which found '...
Copper deficiency, iron overload & severe fatty liver
Crsonic10 in British Liver Trust5 months ago
Hi everyone, new here. 17 year old son had high liver enzymes, iron overload and now low copper levels. Ultrasound done showed fatty infiltr...
I have some questions concerning my health regarding suspected lupus! I’d love everybody’s views please!
Sharshar001 in LUPUS UK7 months ago
Right my aunt has lupus and had overactive thyroid! My mother had antibiodies in her blood when she was pregnant with me and I was born with...
Dr advised to get a liver biopsy based on fibroscan
alx24 in British Liver Trust2 months agoPOPULAR
I had a fibroscan done last week and based on that and the 10 tubes of blood drawn that day the doctor advised to get a liver biopsy.
my wife was diagnosed about 4 days ago she is 60 years. she has stage 4 the type of cancer not yet diagnosed. What treatment can she expect?
RobertGill in Pancreatic Cancer Action7 years agoPOPULAR
Just been diagnosed......what happens next ?
Cainster in PBC Foundation7 years ago
I was diagnosed yesterday with PCB. I am 41 years old.My doc has prescribed meds to take twice a day. I have done a bit of re...
THE downsides of drinking
7265sunlower in British Liver Trust2 years agoPOPULAR
Going to see my specialist on thursday ,but saying that ive seen the nurse for the last nearly three an a half years because i fell off the ...
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