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Curable or not?
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Has anyone had paracentesis for malignant ascites? I really need to talk to someone....
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Transplant List in the US.
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Having procedure today
First, thank you all for the many lovely birthday wishes and blessings. We had a lovely day and finished it off with the most delicious tripl...
All I want is to let him die in peace, why do they make it so hard?
posted anonymously by admin notes from caregiver I am going to be taking him to hospital in a little bit to try to get his paracentesis done....
Follow up to >>>More tests, feeling more like a guinea pig every day
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SBP, arrhythmia, tachycardia
Also wondering what your experiences with stress are and how it impacts PBC and related problems....
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cramping and pain with cirrhosis
Hi, my son is 42 and has stage 4 cirrhosis plus Hep C. We are waiting to see if he is eligible for the Hep C treatment....
What my dads last months were like with ESLD (part 1 June-July)
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Secondline treatment with Avastin/Doxil
That combined with my CA125 not normalizing is when he decided to begin Secondline treatment....
Paracentesis, are patients sedated for it, any experiences anyone...
I am dreading the train. It looks barbaric....
Getting regular/routine Large Volume Paracentesis (LVP) for Ascities
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BM from Listeria
Dear all, It's Antony again. Nothing has really changed....
BM from listeria
Dear all, It's Antony again. Unfortunately I don't have good news....
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Please can you help? Father has End Stage Liver Disease
Our Father has Alcoholic Liver Disease, Hep B and Hep C due to over 20 years of heroin and alcohol abuse....
Post paracentesis painful lump
I had a paracentesis procedure prior to starting my chemo. After draining about 5 litres of fluid the site dried up but I'm left with an egg-...
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