Did You Have A Liver Transplant Due To Hepatitis C? This Virus and Hepatitis B are the leading cause for the need for Liver Transplant. Having A Liver Transplant Is Not A Cure For Hepatitis C This Virus Is In Our Blood It Mutates In Our Liver!See More
I'm Rick & had a liver tx in July.Since Thanksgiving I started accumulating fluid requiring frequent paras. I was toxic on Prograf from mis managed dosing My liver & kidney labs were very elevated. I have liver & kidney…"
"No experience with paracentesis. But my spouse is having biliary stricture problems post 7 months liver transplant. He is also have trouble with keeping hydrated and creatinine levels are going up. He is going to have to have his…"
Hello everyone. I have a question that I am trying to gain as much information as I can about. My husband had a liver transplant in February of this year. He was very ill, had MELD of 41 and therefore, understandably, we have had some struggles with recovery. Started out beautifully. He was up to walking a mile around the step down unit, then over the next months began having complications, had to have a stent where the bile duct was attached to his small intestines, portal vein…See More
"Kate, My husband also had his transplant at Vanderbilt. His Meld score was 41 and it was on 2/12/12. Also due to Hep C. We are still experiencing a lot of complications post transplant. Hospitalizations and bi-weekly…"
"Welcome TNFirefly, glad you found this web site. There is a group for care givers I believe under groups. As for your husband, I recommend he also join this website so he care learn and share experiences.
Aug 7, 2012
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Welcome TNFirefly, glad you found this web site. There is a group for care givers I believe under groups. As for your husband, I recommend he also join this website so he care learn and share experiences.