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A 29-year-old female asked about a 62-year-old male:

Diabetic, heart patient on dialysis with hypatitis c just had leg amputation because of gangrene,now really hard and swollen stomach,is because of hc?

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
Could be any: number of things, such as ascites, fluid overload, infection, liver failure,ore even malignancy, Get him to his doctor asap.

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Last updated Sep 18, 2015

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