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How long does it take to develop liver cirrhosis? Is it a similar time period for everybody?

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Dr. Jonathan Ricker
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: NO

Every patient is different in their timeline to cirrhosis and it also depends on the cause.

In brief: NO

Every patient is different in their timeline to cirrhosis and it also depends on the cause.
Dr. Jonathan Ricker
Dr. Jonathan Ricker
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Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Variable

Usually many years (ie decade) but in some it is more rapid and in others it may never occur.

In brief: Variable

Usually many years (ie decade) but in some it is more rapid and in others it may never occur.
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Dr. Jason Hemming
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