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I have stage4 cirrhosis would that cause several swollen portal lymph nodes in pancreas and spleen ?

I have stage4 cirrhosis would that cause several swollen portal lymph nodes in pancreas and spleen
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Not by itself: There may be some other cause, perhaps cancer. The radiologist can suggest whether the nodes might simply be okay or need to be evaluated ...Read more

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What to do if I have cirrhosis of the liver and my right side is sore and seems to be a bit swollen.what could be wrong?

What to do if I have cirrhosis of the liver and my right side is sore and seems to be a bit swollen.what could be wrong?

Cirrhosis: Cirrhosis is a serious non reversible end stage form of liver disease. Talk with your doctor on your options for treatment. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I have cirrhosis of the liver and my right side is sore and seems to be a bit swollen.What could be wrong?

What do you suggest if I have cirrhosis of the liver and my right side is sore and seems to be a bit swollen.What could be wrong?

Cirrhosis: Cirrhosis is a serious disorder and you should be under the care of a physician rather than trying to diagnose or treat yourself. ...Read more

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What to do if my brother has cirrhosis of the liver and his hear is functioning at 15 %. His stomach and scrotum are swollen?

What to do if my brother has cirrhosis of the liver and his hear is functioning at 15 %. His stomach and scrotum are swollen?

Love him: He's probably not going to be with you much longer. I hope he's comfortable at the end and that you'll have time beforehand to reminisce, close any past issues, forgive past wrongs, and simply be together. ...Read more

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Could use your help docs! my brother has cirrhosis of the liver and his heart is functioning at 15 %. His stomach and scrotum are swollen?

Could use your help docs! my brother has cirrhosis of the liver and his heart is functioning at 15 %. His stomach and scrotum are swollen?

Multiorgan dz: Not sure what you want. Your brother is very sick and has serious abnormalities. He needs to be followed by cardilogy, GI and follow their instructions. ...Read more

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Cirrhosis & hemorrhoids with bright red blood in stool can this just be swollen bleeding hemorrhoids or something more serious, help?

Cirrhosis & hemorrhoids  with bright red blood in stool can this just be swollen bleeding   hemorrhoids or something more serious, help?

Every time a patient: With cirrhosis and ascites who develop GI bleeding, the patient should be evaluated by his gastroenterologist asap. If you have any neurological symptoms like lethargy, dizziness, confusion, headache, tremors, rapid heart beating, near fainting, sweating please go to an emergency room asap. Also if the bleeding is profuse. ...Read more

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I paid 49 dollars this morning for question-does stage4 cirrhosis cause portal lymph nodes to swell in main portal vein and pancreas and splenic hilum?

I paid 49 dollars this morning for question-does stage4 cirrhosis cause portal lymph nodes to swell in main portal vein and pancreas and splenic hilum?

Portal hypertension: and swelling is a result of impaired venous return due to cirrhosis. Lymph node swelling could be due to concurrent conditions that can effect lymph nodes. Virus? Cancer? ...Read more

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Who gets cirrhosis?

Liver cirrhosis: Liver cirrhosis has many reasons. Most common in the us are alcohol abuse, and hepatitis c. Other causes could be due to wilson's disease, alfa veto protein deficiency etc. ...Read more

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What sort of disease is cirrhosis?

What sort of disease is cirrhosis?

Scarred Liver: Liver damage and scarring of the liver from a variety of causes results in what is called cirrhosis of the liver. Alcohol, viral hepatitis, autoimmune liver diseases, inheritedliver disease are some examples of causes of cirrhosis. ...Read more

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What is cirrhosis w/nash?

What is cirrhosis w/nash?

Liver disease.: Nash is an acronym for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, a liver disease where the organ becomes inflamed and infiltrated with fat. This pattern occurs in alcoholics, so nash is used to describe it is patients who do not drink. The cause is likely due to obesity, diabetes, & metabolic syndrome. If it progresses, it can lead to liver failure, a condition called cirrhosis of the liver. ...Read more