A 56-year-old member asked:
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How long does it take to get cirrhosis with 3 drinks a day alcohol?

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Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Cant say: You may never develop cirrhosis; however, your question indicates a concern over an obviously heavy pattern of alcohol use. You need to stop drinking. (btw- its not helpful to count glasses of alcoholic drinks but to count ounces of alcohol used in order to determine the # of standard drinks).
Answered on Jun 21, 2019

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