I have read that CBC/Comp metobolic panel can be normal in advanced cirrhosis. True? Common?

Yes. Not common. People who have advanced ci rrhosis....other metabolic derrangements usually sets in. If you have low iron and low Vit B12....MCV will be normal. If functional liver cell volume.....related to the enzymes...can be normal range.

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I have read that CBC/Comp metobolic panel can be normal in advanced cirrhosis. True? Common? Would I have symptoms at this stage?

Normal labs. If a patient has cirrhosis they would not have a normal CBC and normal enzyme test usually. The platelets were often low loThere is also also an anemia. Often the liver function test may appear normal because the liver is damaged sometimes the values appear normal but the CBC shouldn't be completely normal. Symptoms of cirrhosis include jaundice such as yellow eyes and avaricose vein's and edema. Read more...

If CBC/comp metobolic panel are all normal due to advanced cirrhosis, would I have symptoms?

Confusing. If you had advanced hepatic cirrhosis, it would almost certainly show up on a comprehensive metabolic panel. Please clarify your question ... Thanks! Read more...