|Liver Biopsy results.
Feb 13, 2012
I just had my third liver biopsy in ten years and the results are the same. Grade 1 Stage 0, my doctor recommends no treatment at this time. Is this ok? I also have a hemangioma on my liver and they recommend another ultrasound in about 4 months if I wanted one,they kinda left it up to me. Should I do another one? Also thank you so much for your help,I have asked many questions about my co-infection over the years and you have always helped me and made me feel so much better.
Response from Dr. McGovern
Wow...I am so impressed with your biopsy results...Great news!!!!!!!!
Yes, I agree that I would wait for now. Mainly because you don't have any progression and the treatments continue to improve. One day there will surely be interferon free treatments....
As for the hemangioma, I also don't have strong feelings. The radiologists are good at looking at these and you don't necessarily have to repeat this any time soon.
Negative HCV test, but doubling ALT level?
what meds would you recomend
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