A 43-year-old member asked:
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i am probably silly to lose sleep over this, but i don't want to have the same problems as my ancestors. how can i prevent cirrhosis of the liver?

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Dr. John Moseri
43 years experience Addiction Medicine
Prevent cirrhosis.: You can prevent liver cirrhosis by avoiding IV drug abuse with risk of hepatitis c, b, excessive alcohol abuse/dependence, .
Answered on Jun 10, 2014
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