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Jaundice In Cirrhosis
Jaundice is also known as Yellow Eyes And Skin. Jaundice is the accumulation in the body of bilirubin. Normally it is excreted by the liver, via the bile. For a lot of different reasons, sometimes the bilirubin can accumulate. The most common reasons are a problem with the liver or the bile duct. This can make the skin and/or the whites of the eyes turn yellow. If this occurs, see your ...Read more
With end stage alcoholic cirrhosis & severe ascites, jaundice,low O2 & severe hemrroids how long approximately does my mom have?
I have fatty liver , jaundice but my liver biopsy is good and CT scan .. no cirrhosis please help what do you think is it?
Liver inflammation: Liver inflammation from fatty deposits, alcohol damage or NASH is non alcoholic steatohepatitis. If you do drink you should stop immediately. Jaundice indicates liver damage. Even though you biopsy is normal now, you should avoid all potentially hepatotoxic substances to prevent further damage. ...Read more
Final stage of cirrhosis of the liver, not pooping anymore, pee stinks horribly, throwing up green chunks, yellow skin, is my aunt going to die?
Signs of Cirrhosis: There are many "signs" or physical findings of cirrhosis. These include: spider angiomata (small spider like blood vessels on the skin, see picture), clubbing of the fingers, palmar erythema (reddening of the palms), gynecomastia (enlargement of the breasts in males), enlargement of the liver and spleen, ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdomen), jaundice (yellowing of skin) and many more. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See below: Swelling of abdomen due to fluid accumulation, jaundice, bleeding in the gastro-intestinal tract, weakness, bleeding, confusion difficulty breathing, distended veins on the abdomen etc. See this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cirrhosis/basics/symptoms/con-20031617. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Need more info: Cirrhosis can be "compensated" or decompensated-- like fluid build up in your abdominal cavity (ascites), confusion (hepatic encephalopathy), bleeding varices, liver cancer (hcc). You could have easy bruising, fatigue and jaundice (elevated bilirubin) as well. With some of the above, life expectancy can be lower, but transplant can fix this! see a liver doctor who can discuss the above with you. ...Read more
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