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For how long can one live in the end stages of cirrhosis?

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Dr. Enrique Molina
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Depends

It depends on how advanced is the cirrhosis, and if complications develop (such as esophageal varices, ascites, encephalopathy).
The meld score formula is a good predictor (you need labs to get the score).

In brief: Depends

It depends on how advanced is the cirrhosis, and if complications develop (such as esophageal varices, ascites, encephalopathy).
The meld score formula is a good predictor (you need labs to get the score).
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