"It was cryptogenic. I had contracted Hep B and E as a toddler. Doctors could only monitor my liver functions into my teenage years, when they found that my functions were hovering in the normal range.
I lived an active, normal…"
"My Goodness, that is a long time, Marie. For me, it was about 4 to 6 months before I could taste everything, and it took a little longer for me to re-develop a taste for blander foods like bread, eggs, and so on.
You may want to check…"
This happened to me post transplant, and the doctors told me that it is perfectly normal. You had a major GI surgery, and as a result your taste buds and its associated sense of smell will be off for awhile. And, your body is now…"
Unfortunately, there is no cure for ignorance. I am not Christian, I am not a Jew, in fact I have no connection to the Bible at all other than curiousity. But, please note that there are hundreds of other ways to know a…"
"Padster, it is a free world and you are free to your beliefs. The post we are discussing is from someone who believes in a purpose to life; something which can be psychologically beneficial to all of us. If you don't need that,…"
"I disagree with Padster. Transplant physicians are very much concerned with the emotional and psychological well being of their patients. In fact, the most successful transplant stories are ones in which the patient is aware of a higher…"
"I would concur with Linda Jacobus Toscano. These symptoms are exactly what I have, and are indicative of something called hepatic encepholopathy. It is caused by the fact that your failing liver is not able to control the level of…"