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Husband has alcoholic cirrhosis and still drinks. he doesn't have varices or ascites but takes medicine to control ammonia. do varices always happen?

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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
Surgery - Trauma

In brief: Eventually

May go into liver failure without bleeding.
What Child= Pugh class is he. Sounds like dead man walking. Get him to stop drinking

In brief: Eventually

May go into liver failure without bleeding.
What Child= Pugh class is he. Sounds like dead man walking. Get him to stop drinking
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