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what happens if you have a bad liver

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. SG Erman
Dr. SG Erman answered
34 years experience Family Medicine
Tests: "bad liver" can be due to infection, inflammation, tumor, or many other causes. It usually requires a combination of lab testing and imaging studies ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
37 years experience Addiction Medicine
Xanax (alprazolam): The chance it will show up in 10 days is remote It depends on the office if they will send it out or not
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Benzos: Benzos and their metabolites can easily turn up in urine drug screens for months.... Up to 120 days after use, especially if one was taking them on a ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Sick liver: Flags for poor liver health could include yellow skin and yellowing of the whites of the eyes; dark urine; very light colored, black or bloody feces; ... Read More
A 74-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience Internal Medicine
It depends on: Whether the size was due to medical condition like cirrhosis or just small by nature . If it is small and normal , you need not to worry . It can do a ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
It can kill you: Your toughest organ is your liver, and it's among the least likely to develop problems. The good news is that most liver disease is manageable if it's ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
49 years experience Internal Medicine
What's causing pain?: The liver itself has no pain fibers, as true with brain--either can be sliced with a surgical tool and no pain. The capsule or linings of each organ h ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristel Hunt
22 years experience Hepatology
Bad liver=cirrhosis: people with cirrhosis are are at risk for liver cancer, varices (big veins along the food tube that can rupture and bleed), ascites (fluid in the bell ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Cohen
38 years experience Psychiatry
Sex: There's no risk to your liver, unless you have unsafe sex and contract hepatitis b or c or hiv. You may experience exhaustion, depending on the freque ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anne Larson
33 years experience Hepatology
It depends: It depends on the type of donation. Left lobe donation (to a child) is an easier operation with a shorter recovery. Right lobe donation (to an adult ... Read More
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