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can you tell me what to do for end stage liver failure and ascites prognosis?

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Dr. Jeffrey Mandel
Palliative Care 49 years experience
A gi specialist : Ascites can be drained at home with a pleurx catheter and encephalopathy can be treated with lactulose.

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A 50-year-old member asked:

End stage liver failure and ascites prognosis, what to do?

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Dr. Jeffrey Mandel
Palliative Care 49 years experience
See a gi specialist: Asciites can be drained and a catheter can be placed to drain the fluid at home.

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