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What's the most effective way to treat cirrhosis?
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Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Liver transplant
It also depends on the cause.
Liver cirrhosis due to hepatitis b can reverse with medication. Hepatitis c on the other hand rarely reverses from cirrhosis to a non-cirrhotic state. A liver transplant is the ultimate cure for cirrhosis, but not everybody is a candidate for liver transplant.

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In brief: Liver transplant
It also depends on the cause.
Liver cirrhosis due to hepatitis b can reverse with medication. Hepatitis c on the other hand rarely reverses from cirrhosis to a non-cirrhotic state. A liver transplant is the ultimate cure for cirrhosis, but not everybody is a candidate for liver transplant. See a doctor now ›
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