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Hepatitis A Cirrhosis

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alcohol hepatitis and cirrhosis of the liver

My son fell ill in France and has been in the hospital there for three months. He was diagnosed with cirrhosis of the liver and alcohol hepatitis. He is not getting better and since he or no one in our family speaks French we can ask no questions or...
Andrew T. Pavia, M.D.

Response from Andrew T. Pavia, M.D.

University of Utah, School of Medicine
...I cannot tell from your question if your son is HIV infected or if the cirrhosis may be related to HIV or Hepatitis C. It is always scary and frustrating to try and learn about a loved one's condition when they are far away, and worse when there Read more »

HIV+HEPATITIS B AND CIRRHOSIS

HELLO MY SPOUSE WAS DIAGNOSED WITH THE ABOVE DISEASES HIV ABOUT 20 YRS AGO HE GOT DIAGNOSED WITH... Read more »

hepatitis b,cirrhosis and hiv

my spouse has been diagnose with all of the above diseasesnow his face is swelling is this and... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Risk of Developing Specific AIDS-Defining Illnesses in Patients Co-Infected With HIV and Hepatitis C Virus With or Without Liver Cirrhosis

...aminotransferase levels, and patients with HCV co-infection. The patients with HCV co-infection were stratified according to the diagnosis of liver cirrhosis. Incidences of new ADIs were calculated as the number of events per 1,000 person-years... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

...healthy. Hepatitis can lead to serious scarring (cirrhosis) of the liver and liver failure, which can be fatal. Many cases of hepatitis aren't treated because people either don't feel sick at all, or think they have the flu. The most common... Read more »
Project Inform

San Francisco Mayor Convenes Hepatitis C Task Force

...death. However, many people at risk for or infected with HCV are neither tested nor treated due to lack of public awareness about hepatitis and lack of access to care. Thus, many people living with HCV are unable to protect their own health, and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Hepatitis C Sufferers Miss Out on Treatment

...the estimated 16,692 Australians living with HIV received antiretroviral treatment in 2007," said Helen Tyrrell, the head of Hepatitis Australia. "Treatment isn't for everyone, but people living with hepatitis C need to be aware effective... Read more »
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The treatment information of Liver diseases

Posted by wang
...administrator of the forum which provides discussion to patients with liver diseases (hepatitis c, fatty liver, liver cancer, liver cirrhosis, and NASH liver). You can get much useful information about liver health and let others share your... Read more »

hepatitis c oculta

Posted by lll, 4 Replies
...he leido que se descubrio que existe un tipo de hepatitis c oculta que no se detecta ni con la prueba de anticuerpos ni con PCR. Yo tengo todo los sintomas de hepatitis y aunq tengo pruebas Read more »

Dr. Urkie (hepatitis)

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Dr. cuales son los primeros sintomas de la hepatitis si esque los hay. se que no todas las personas tiene sintomas pero si es que los hay cuales serian. Por favor Dr. sea espesifico. Read more »

LA HEPATITIS TAMBIEN ES MORTAL? TIENE CURA?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...muchos sintomas. Bueno el hecho es q al leer los distintos post me he dado cuenta q no soloelvih es peligroso sino tambien lahepatitis... mi pregunta es si esta enfermedad es mortal, tiene cura o es irreversible y q tipode analisis debode hacerme... Read more »