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I have short bowel due to factor v lieden, blood clot caused mesentric vein thrombosis. How long will i live?

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Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Can't tell here...

But patients have lived decades with appropriate care and nutrition support, often dying from unrelated causes (like other people).
Key is seeing mds with familiarity and expertise in the problems associated with short ( not simply shortened) bowel.

In brief: Can't tell here...

But patients have lived decades with appropriate care and nutrition support, often dying from unrelated causes (like other people).
Key is seeing mds with familiarity and expertise in the problems associated with short ( not simply shortened) bowel.
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