Answers in 'Hepatology'
After having a gallbladder removal how long I have to wait to return to work & having sexual relations ?
A 50 yr-old male patient has liver cancer, used to take Sorafenib.he couldn't take it anymore because of the heavy side effect. Is PD-1 suitable for him?
Can you take Cat's Claw while taking Omeprasole, also can you take it with Milk Thistle?
Can I mix lactulose into juice , chocolate milk etc to make it taste a bit better? I am taking it by mouth for constipation.
CT from radiologist says. 1. Normal size liver with diffuse fatty change. 2. Spleen at the upper limits of normal in size. Meaning?
Can pancreatic issues cause excessive burping? Feeling cold sweats off and on with weakness. Slight upper back pain. Could this just be GERD?
CTshows enlarged lymp nodes(Lower cervical::Mediastinal and hiller); Also possible hepato-spleanomegaly-No discrete lesion.is this sarcoid or Lymphoma?
Currently ANA positive, ANTISCLERODERMA-70 ANTIBODIES is 3.7, and my ALT (SGPT) is 50. Diagnosed with Lupus years ago (rash only) Remission 10yr+?
Can you get Hep C from a public bottle of liquid band aid? A barber cut me and applied an open public bottle of liquid band aid.
CT scan report says " subcapsular early hyperenhancing lesion that is isodense to liver on portal venous & equiblrium phases." What could it be?
Can a calisfied splenic artery aneurysm shrink on its own or will it only grow? Is there a lifestyle change to get it to shrink?
Can Paragard, the copper IUD, cause copper toxicity within the body? Hair loss, fatigue, etc.?
Could lactose intolerance cause bloating and cramping when you wake up? And HOURS after eating dairy? No diarrhea, but using bathroom more frequently
Chronic pancreatitis after many AP attacks. I see a pain clinic now but during flare ups they tell me to go to ER. ER will only give Zofran now. Why?
Calcified Splenic artery aneurysm went from 15x15x15 to 19mm in one year is this a cause of alarm or diff drs reading it makes it change. ?
Diagnosed with pancreatitis Wednesday. Labs normal yesterday. But I still have symptoms. CT and X-ray scans are normal. Never drank and don't have a gallbladder. They say it's inflamed causing pain. But won't treat me. What can I do?
Does TUMS taken for acidity has any negative effect in kidneys or liver?
Does Librax(chordiazepoxide+clidinium) has any negative effect in kidneys or liver?
Dull pain for months in RUQ, especially after eating anything with fat. ALT was 122 on 12::16, 34 on 1::17, 100 on 5::17. ALP normal. US only shows 5mm polyp on GB. HIDA is 88%. Every other liver enzyme::Disease test is neg. Endoscopy neg. Remove GB?
Dr ordered a GGTP test. Do I need to abstain from alcohol for this test?
Do co codamol damage liver?
Does cipralex effect liver or kidneys?
Experiencing upper abdominal pain side: right No other symptoms, no fever doesn't wake me up can eat::Drink fine. Possible muscle strain? Or more?
Fasting bilirubin 1.5, rest of lipid panel normal. Do I have Gilbert's ?
Fell 3::23 hurt chest did CT Scan which showed 5 &6th rib fractured. It also showed subtle hypordensity in tail of pancreas. what does this mean?
For the last two days I've had nausea,upper abdominal pain,fatigue,heartburn, slight chest pressure, and head and neck pressure?
Fasting blood work shows 65-99 normal glucose levels mine was 124. Anything to be concerned about? I have Chronic Pancreatitis. 35 year old.
Gall bladder removed 3 months ago. Stools were a little loose but still only once a day. Past four days developed loose stools::Diarreah upon waking, after eating, and even if I don't eat. Tried BRAT diet and not much difference. Related to surgery?
Gallbladder removed, history of C-Diff + Chronic Cholcystitis, bile ducts Symptoms continue, Upper Abdominal pain, bloating. what could it be?
I had an emergency splenectomy in 1997 and due to the dangers involved in contracting Malaria when traveling to other African countri?
I had my gallbladder removed Friday due to pancreatitis and stones. Now I'm having trouble urinating and my right kidney is hurts more t?
Having clay colored stools for past week, gallbladder removed January 1995. Normal?
Have discomfort, pain, feeling of fullness in my upper stomach. had a CT scan & discovered 3 cysts on my liver, could this be the reason for pain?
Have detoxed from alcohol at a facility just fine, last few times at the hospital were severe.,i have cirrhosis. why are some worse than others.
Had lap cholecystectomy a yr ago due to gall stones. Just now having the same symptoms (nausea, pain in RUQ and back, diarrhea). Could I have more?
Recently i had a C.T scan for abdomin and pelvis, My .C.T reveals that i had mildly distented galbladder what does it mean?, is it a se
Healthy F 35, 130lb. Use wine. Fasting Bilirubin 1.5, AST 14, ALT 10, Alka Phos 43, Albu 4.3, Glob 2.7, Albu::Glob Ratio 1.6. Do I have Gilberts or not?
How do you prepare for a GGTP blood test?
If I go cold turkey giving up alcohol for a month will it cause further liver damage?
I am experiencing side pain, abdominal pain (all over) (severity: severe) (quality: throbbing sensation) , tender abdomen, bloating or abdominal f...
I recently ask d a ? Concerning possible pregnancy after miscarriage before my 1st cycle symptoms include bloating off and on for past 2 weeks breast and nope tenderness mostly on one side mild cramps off and on gag on certain smells is it possible t
I have pancreatitis and in great pain. clear liquid diet for three days. No relief. Doc says lipase is normal. Why do I hurt?
I am 19 years old and have chronic Hepatitis B. I am so scared whats the chances I will die young with antiviral therapy??
I have chronic hepatitis b and am only 21 years old. With proper treatment, could I live to see 60?
I have chronic hepatitis b and am very scared. What are my chances of succumbing to the infection with treatment?? i would like to see my grandkids an
Is it safe to continue taking antidepressants and anxiety medication with a liver ALT reading of 54 U::L? Is it dangerously high?
I get a lot of headaches from chronic sinusitis. Can't take ibuprofen so take Tylenol 1000-2000mg per day everyday. Will this harm my liver over time?
I'm passing gas (a little), heartburn (gerd) (worsened by: eating certain foods)&bloating (only at night. relatively flat stomach in the morning::Afternoon).Im on 40mg pantoprazole and domperione for a week. no more burning but still bloated. ?
I have occasional pain in my upper left abdomen, gallbladder is removed, soft lump on arch of right foot. I was told after gallbladder was removed I had a bit of fatty build up. But I didn't need to change my diet. Could this be a liver issue?
I am experiencing abdominal discomfort, upper abdominal pain (side: right) , bloating or abdominal fullness and enlarged liver doctor said mild and spleen 14cm. Blood tests came back normal, no mono or Hep. 33 y::O, male 6'4" 250lb. ?
I have liver cancer took one dose of 4mg methadone @6am how long till I can take 60 mg OxyContin I am discontinuing methadone ?
I am experiencing passing gas. The following also describes me: Bloating or abdominal fullness. What should I do?
I'm 28 and no cholesterol. But have fatty liver and sgpt sgot both high. What will be the reason?
I am experiencing headaches, sore throat, nasal decongestion::Drainage, (mostly) dry cough, very mild nausea, complete lack of appetite, but no fever or body aches. Do I possibly have the flu or pneumonia?
I am experiencing high fat diet, burping, bloating or abdominal fullness, passing gas, abdominal obesity, difficulty breathing.
I am experiencing abdominal pain, diarrhea, tender abdomen. I have had stool tests done to rule out all basic stuff, fecal fat test, blood work, ultrasound which showed cholelithiasis, enlarged spleen (14.3cm) , and fatty liver. Surgeon not worried.
I have gastroparesis and no gallbladder, just vomited blue green mucus but haven't ate anything but pretzels and a chicken sandwich in 4 days?
I have indigestion and constipation problem from past 2 - 3 months, got my test report and it shows high SGPT(103) and high ALP(139), what to do??
I am experiencing side pain, back pain (side: both) , fatigue, aching muscles, nausea (severity: mild) and muscle weakness.
I have no appendix no gallbladder and had a hysterectomy ?
I am experiencing nausea (severity: mild) , upper abdominal pain, bloating or abdominal fullness, abnormal vaginal discharge, and I had unprotected sex two weeks ago, could that be related to what i'm feeling? What could it be?
Is sucralose harmful to the body?I have read sucralose can cause diabetes type2,obesity, heart::Bowel::Blood cell problem,enlarged kidney&liver,toxins..
If I had IBS or IBD, would I have diarrhea all day::Everyday? Sometime have loose stools 1-2 a day. Occasional bloating::Stomach ache::Gas. Lactose?
Is there a specific blood test for Gilbert's? What should I request?
I am experiencing bloating from the moment i wake before eating, i look 6 months pregnant but definitely not. I always feel full, and lower back pain ?
I am taking 4 to 5 paracetamol daily from 30 days is this harmful?
I had some. Blood work done and Dr said non specific changes to wbc count was slightly elevated and liver enzyme slightly elevated is this something t?
I just got my result on HBV VIRAL LOAD and is 40 iu::Ml HBV DNA LOAD is 233cp::Ml. what does this mean. Thank you.
I have 88 sgot and 168 spgt...so is it a serious condition..and it be cured?
I just found out I have a lesion on 2 lungs a 9 & 12 mm, spot on rib, spot 7 x 9 cm in my liver. found out I had a fatty liver, is it cancer ??
If I take bioactive liver rejuvenate will I have to continue for ever?
Last night I had stomach pain and bloating. It felt like there was a balloon in my stomach. Now today I woke up and my abs muscles are sore. ?
My SGPT is 103 and S. Alkaline phosphate 139, what does it indicate ??
My ct scan for my abdomen showed scattered subcentimeter peripancreatic::Porta hepatis lymph nodes. What does this mean?
Multiple bright echogenic structures (largest one measures about 2.7 mm) without acoustic shadow is seen in anterior and posterior wall of gall bladde?
Miralax, linzess, amitiza, lactulose, psyllium and glycerin suppositories don't work. Abdominal::Pelvic CT normal. What can I do? Always constipated.
My husband sgpt result is 49u::L. Is it normal or,risky? Thank you
My Hep C test was 0.9 so is this a positive or a negative?
My hbv viral load is 40 iu::Ml, hbv dna load is 233cp::Ml, what does it mean. Thank you Dr.
My Friend is experiencing skin rash (At first, generalized, itchiness, red and kind of bluish purple; become lightly brownish, generalized, non-itchy several days later)(Also at first: vomiting, diarrhea, upper abdominal pain and fever)?
Normal lipids, fasting bilirubin 1.5 Nonfasting bilirubin 1. Do I have Gilbert's syndrome?
Non-fasting bilirubin 1, Fasting bilirubin 1.5, rest of lipid panel normal. Do I have Gilbert's ?
Nonfasting Bilirubin: 1. Fasting Bilirubin: 1.5 AP, AST, ALT all normal. Is there a specific::Combination of tests to tell if I might have Gilbert's ?
Pain in right side to belly and above it, pain increase form 5days
liver 14.5 cm,kdny 11x4,9.7x5
s.bilirubin 0.9 mg::Dl?
Past fasting bilirubin elevated at 1.5 AP, AST, ALT all normal. Dr ordered non-fasting CMP and GGTP tests. Why did he order the GGTP test?
Pain in my left kidney area and tingling day after alcohol and couldn't walk due to muscle pain in leg.
Had blood done 2 months ago and ok. Go back?
Splenic artery aneurysm calisfied was 16m last yr now 19m report says no change no symptoms blood wk norm Dr says to check again next yr will it bust?
Sir,I am suffering viral fever Chikungunya last 2::3 days.My SGPT 82 and SGOT 64.Is it raises due to fever.Thanks?
Smelly white stools twice a day.. can i use ornidazole in 11 month old baby?
Terrible Low back and low abdominal cramping and painful pelvic region after working with kids ? I'm scared What should I do ?
This past week I have had bouts of nausea daily and dull intermittent right abdomen pain throughout the day?
Thirty-four yr old female. Really tired a lot. Blood work is all good. Could my liver be the cause? Liver detox? Does your liver make you tired?
Use to be able to eat peanut butter. Now when I eat it I get bad stomach cramps, diarrhea, & nausea at times. Lasts for several hours. Intolerance?
Will an abdominal ultrasound reveal cancer in the liver, pancreas, kidneys, etc??? Or could it miss that?
Which of the two contrast used for liver MRI is safer, Dotarem( Gadolinium) or Eovist?
What are some reasons the kidney would hurt more than the incisions after gallbladder removal?
What is the definition or description of: Liver injury?
What is the risk of playing football after a grade 3 spleen injury?
What are the internal(parasite) and external(host) signals that guide it to their destination in the body? Ex. Malaria to the liver then to the blood
What to do when no doctor can fiñe out what wrong with your stomach after so many test?
Will a hepatitis vaccine cause your good LDL to go Lower and the Bad LDL to raise?