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Author Topic: Am I going to get better or just not get any worse?  (Read 9053 times)

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Offline dandyindeed

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Am I going to get better or just not get any worse?
« on: August 26, 2018, 01:06:28 am »
  What can I expect overall?          Will i be able to eat yogurt, cheese and some fried foods  and be able to keep it down?        Will i not get devastated by over exertion ?   
Type 1
Dx'd 1995

No liver damage
Started Epclusa 2/6/19

Offline Lynn K

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Re: Am I going to get better or just not get any worse?
« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2018, 03:47:50 am »
Not sure why you are having those food problems. I eat anything I want. Those are not really symptoms of hep c or cirrhosis. Have you asked your doctor for help with gastrointestinal issues? Maybe you have irritable bowel or something?

Have you tested positive for the hepatitis C virus with the HCV RNA test? Or have you only had a positive antibody test? Have you been diagnosed with any liver fibrosis or scarring?

What blood tests are you having done? If you are infected do you know your genotype? Is your doctor prescribing any hep c medicine? Which one?
« Last Edit: August 26, 2018, 03:57:10 am by Lynn K »
Genotype 1a
1978 contracted, 1990 Dx
1995 Intron A failed
2001 Interferon Riba null response
2003 Pegintron Riba trial med null response
2008 F4 Cirrhosis Bx
2014 12 week Sov/Oly relapse
10/14 fibroscan 27 PLT 96
2014 24 weeks Harvoni 15 weeks Riba
5/4/15 EOT not detected, ALT 21, AST 20
4 week post not detected, ALT 26, AST 28
12 week post NOT DETECTED (07/27/15)
ALT 29, AST 27 PLT 92
24 week post NOT DETECTED! (10/19/15)
44 weeks (3/11/16)  fibroscan 33, PLT 111, HCV NOT DETECTED!


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