A 58-year-old male asked:
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i have cirrhosis. i had leakage from my belly button and my doctor said it was a granuloma infection. is this a cause of concern for cirrhotic patient?

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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Any infection is a concern in case of cirrhosis because your body is already weak enough to fight infection. Your doc should have suggested how to fight your infection.
Answered on Sep 4, 2013
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