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What is the treatment for liver faikure brought on by medicine?

What is the treatment for liver faikure brought on by medicine?

Stop medication!: Liver is a pretty resilient organ. You need to be followed closely by your family physician who will monitor your liver function via regular blood tests. It's probably a good idea to be followed closely by your gastroenterologist, if not a hepatologist (liver specialist), too. But the key is to stop the offending agent. And no Acetaminophen (tylenol), which is found in many products and no alcohol.

Dr. William Singer
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Liver (Definition)

This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more


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What is the treatment for ruptured disk?

What is the treatment for ruptured disk?

Restricted activity: If there is not loss of bowel/bladder/sexual function, progressive loss of motor or sensory function, or intractable leg pain the treatment is a period of restricted activity with or without medications followed by progressive return to activity. The return to activity may include physical therapy.

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What is the treatment for bladder rupture?

What is the treatment for bladder rupture?

Emergency surgery: If you bladder ruptures, it needs to be repaired. Although urine is usually sterile, when it leaks into your abdominal area due to a ruptured bladder it can cause serious problems. Furthermore, what ever caused the bladder to rupture may have caused other trauma. Check with your surgeon.

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Please tell me if there is any treatment of fatty liver?

Please tell me if there is any treatment of fatty liver?

Usually: If it's from alcohol, stop drinking -- you've gotten your wake-up call that it's time to stop. If you have hepatitis c, get it treated -- good luck. If neither -- your physician can guide you, and it's time to get back into a heavy-duty fitness-focused lifestyle. It'll be a great gift to give yourself and your liver too.

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What is the treatment for liver abscess?

What is the treatment for liver abscess?

It depend on the: Abcess and were is located, some time we use surgery some we treat with antbiotics.

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Please name the treatment for hepatites b and fatty liver?

Please name the treatment for hepatites b and fatty liver?

TWO DIFFERENT THINGS: Fatty liver-is just fat deposited in liver tissue, no treatment. Weight loss helps. As far as hep b talk to your doctor or a hepatologist.

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What is a ruptured spleen treatment?

What is a ruptured spleen treatment?

Variable: The answer depends on the severity of the injury. Minor injury to the spleen can sometimes be managed without surgery by monitoring the patient for on-going bleeding, and operating only if bleeding persists. More severe injury to the spleen, or if it is associated with other injuries, is usually managed by removing the spleen surgically.

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What is the treatment for liver cancer?

What is the treatment for liver cancer?

Depends: The best treatment for liver cancer is a liver transplant, but not all patients with liver cancer are transplant candidates. If the cancer is too large or spread outside the liver, chemotherapy like nexavarr can be used. Some liver tumors are also treated with freezing-cryoembolization or embolization where chemicals are directly injected into the hepatic artery.

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What is the treatment for liver laceration?

What is the treatment for liver laceration?

Depends: Depends on type of injury, blunt. Or penetrating, small laceration or extensive laceration, what is involved major vessels like hepatic vein or vena cava are involved. Simple injuries are by simple repair with contol of bleeding area of liver, complex injuries require like resection of liver lobe, ligation of hepatic artery, or repair of complex vascular reconstruction etc.

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What is the best treatment for liver cancer?

What is the best treatment for liver cancer?

Surgery: Liver cancer usually results from chronic hepatitis. Certain countries have much higher incidences of liver cancer than others. The best treatment is surgery if the cancer is able to be operated on. Otherwise, there are several options that can be effective. These may include injection of drugs into the liver through the liver's blood supply (hepatic artery), or other medications.

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How can I keep the liver safe while on TB treatment?

Don't Drink!: The best thing is to avoid toxins, such as alcohol. Your doctor should also monitor your liver studies to make sure you're doing OK. Most people tolerate the TB medications without trouble.

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What is a good treatment for elevated liver enzymes?

What is a good treatment for elevated liver enzymes?

Find the cause: These are always worrisome. If they're still up after no alcohol, meds or marathons for two weeks, you'll be tested for the viral hepatitis group, autoimmune hepatitis, hemochromatosis, wilson's, and antitrypsin deficiency. If none of these are a factor, a lifestyle change to a focus on aerobic fitness may well bring them down & bring other benefits as well.

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What are the treatment options for gall bladder rupture?

What are the treatment options for gall bladder rupture?

Only one option...: ...Emergency surgery. However, gallbladder rupture is very rare, occurring in only a small subset of patients who present with acute inflammation of the gallbladder. Also, this is almost-never diagnosed outside the or. In contrast, rupture of the appendix assc w/appendicitis is much more common. Are you certain of the diagnosis?

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6.2 CM complex liver cyst, what is the treatment for it?

6.2 CM complex liver cyst, what is the treatment for it?

Excision: Most liver cysts are benign and require no treatment at all. About 1 in 20 people have liver cysts. If they are enlarging or symptomatic (pain, fullness, bleeding) treatment is suggested simple cysts can often be treated by laparoscopic cystotomy complex cysts carry a higher risk of malignancy. Open resection might be needed.

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What is the treatment of non alcholic fatty liver diseases?

Liver heals itself: There is no medication for liver diseases. For the dangerous and deadly fatty liver disease this is treated with a two pronged approach: weight loss and low carbohydrate diet combined with avoidance of all other liver toxins: Acetaminophen and alcohol.

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Need expert advice! Where to get treatment for liver cancer?

Need expert advice! Where to get treatment for liver cancer?

Start: With your family doctor to get a referral to a medical oncology specialist. They can help determine best treatment choices and if surgery would be helpful. Depends on what type of cancer it is, if it is primary in liver or metastatic from another source, cirrhosis or not, etc.

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Is there a good treatment for hepatomegaly / liver enlargement?

Find the cause: One needs to first know the cause of the hepatomegaly before embarking on a treatment. Talk with your family doctor, internist, or liver specialist first.

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With liver problems what treatment I can have for coccyx problem?

With liver problems what treatment I can have for coccyx problem?

Depends: When one has "liver problems", we need to be careful in what medications are prescribed. Not knowing what specifics and severity of the liver problem, it is best to avoid all medications that can affect the liver, such as tylenol (acetaminophen) and advil. Also, not knowing the specific type of coccyx problem, it is difficult to suggest a specific treatment. Best to see your doctor to make a diagnosis.

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How long does it take a ruptured spleen to heal without treatment?

How long does it take a ruptured spleen to heal without treatment?

Splenic injury: The length of time required for a splenic injury to heal will invariably depend on the grade on the injury (i.e. Severity of the injury). It can take six weeks to several months for a complete recovery.

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How long does a ruptured Achilles tendon take to heal after treatment?

How long does a ruptured Achilles tendon take to heal after treatment?

Achilles rupture: It depends on whether this is treated nonsurgical vs. Surgical and the degree of the tear.

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Rupture (Definition)

When a hollow structure like an blood vessel, a cyst, bladder, bowel, etc bursts we ...Read more