Doctor insights on:
How Long Does Hepatomegaly Associated With Hepatitis B Last
Variable: The length of jaundice in hepatitis B cases varies from case to case. Cases can be mild or severe and the degree of liver inflammation determines the severity and length of jaundice from days to weeks. Staining of the skin from jaundice can last longer than the actual liver inflammation. ...Read more
Hepatomegaly, otherwise known as an enlarged liver, is a clinical finding in which the liver is found to be larger than is normal, either by the physical exam from a physician or by imaging such as CT scan or ultrasound. This can be due to alcoholism, hepatitis viruses, inherited liver ...Read more
Acute hepatitis B: After being infected with the hepatitis b virus, there is usually an incubation period of 1-4 months. The constitutional symptoms which follow may include loss of appetite, nausea, jaundice, and discomfort in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen. Treatment is usually supportive in nature. The symptoms and jaundice typically resolve after 1-3 months, but fatigue may be prolonged. ...Read more
Seek help: Read some of your questions re:hep c. There seems to be an underlying tone of despair/ resignation/ or sadness. Please make sure that firstly you have the right diagnosis. Secondly, ask your doc about available treatment. Lastly, faith +/- meds/counselling often help in the setting of end-stage illnesses. Please talk to others of faith (friends, rabbi, pastor, etc...). How long varies. ...Read more
Ten days`: Fifth's disease is a viral illness and can trigger a cough as any viral illness can. Usually the cough is one of the last symptoms to go away and can last for tendays or even longer. The key is that by ten days the cough is clearly getting better. If not then it would be worth seeing your physician. ...Read more
Delivery: It usually goes away at or shortly after delivery. ...Read more
Does cirrosis cause anemia? No symptoms , no hepatitis, normal liver enzymes, no alcohol. So can I have cirosis. When usually u check for cirrosis?
See your doctor: Don't guess at what is wrong with you. Your info you gave us does not fit cirrhosis of the liver. ...Read more
Depends: It should clear up fairly soon after the deficiency is adequately corrected. ...Read more
Until pregnancy ends: Cholestasis of pregnancy is a considition which generally occurs in the 3rd trimester and is characterized by intense pruritis without rash and increase serum levels of free bile acids. The condition lasts until the pregnancy ends. The pruritis sometimes can be controlled with medications, such as ursodiol. ...Read more
I was diagnosed as a hepatitis b carrier with mild transaminitis. does anyone knows what transaminitis mean?
Sepsis: Fussiness in a child with sepsis is a non-specific symptom. In a child who does not possess the verbal skills yet to explain how they feel, this in part is their way of letting us know they do not feel well. Duration of fussiness might vary based upon underlying cause of sepsis, the organ systems involved, the child's underlying disposition, and the environmental stressors. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- How long does hepatomegaly associated with sepsis last?
- How long does hepatomegaly associated with galactosemia last?
- How long does vomiting associated with hepatitis b last?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- How long does stool color associated with hepatitis b last?
- How long does fever associated with hepatitis b last?
- How long does nausea associated with hepatitis b last?
- How long does rash associated with hepatitis b last?
- Talk to a hepatologist online for free