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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
Depends: On cause and severity. Find a doc who understands the role of nutrients.
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Dr. Anne Larson
33 years experience Hepatology
It's variable: Some causes: Dying from liver failure varies depending on the person. People can have bleeding from blood vessels in the esophagus (varices) and die ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Heldman
32 years experience Cardiology
Reviewing a case: These little text boxes are not enough to review a complex case. You might consider having a consult with a physician here on HealthTap.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Liver failure: Liver failure is life threatening. Why do you ask?
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Jaundice: Liver failure is usually do to some inflammatory process damaging the liver. Jaundice, nausea, vomitting, itching, bruising and bleeding are associat ... Read More
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A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
41 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
There are many: And they include but not limited to: fatigue, liver enzymes that are very elevated, ammonia levels may be high. Fluid imbalance with ascites and jaund ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Definitely: You need your liver to live. It's the master biochemist in the body; makes proteins, bile, clotting factors, detoxifies drugs, chemicals, poisons, et ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Avdalovic
24 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Many: Confusion, skin color and the eyes turn yellow, there is a change to very dark urine(coca cola color) then belly might enlarge with fluid, the legs ca ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
27 years experience Family Medicine
Test: Blood tests, us, ct scan, liver biopsy, examination, GI referral.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
38 years experience General Surgery
Many: Progressive weakness, loss of weight, changing mental status, fluid retention in the belly and legs, yellow of the eyes, vomit of blood or in stool... ... Read More
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