Stiff liver means there is more fibrosis in the liver. In addition, it results in mild, moderate, and advanced liver scarring. Progressive scarring is also termed cirrhosis.
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How long will it take to cure my mother, who is suffering from Hepatitis C?
Query: Hi doctor, My mother is 59 years old, with type 2 diabetes for the past 15 years. She is taking medications for diabetes, blood pressure and multivitamin Centrum Her diabetes and BP are under control. Before four months, she had severe vomiting, fever and body pain. We approached a hospital and did ... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I went through your post and investigations (attachment removed to protect patient identity). Your mother is having hepatitis C, which if untreated can lead to liver failure and the treatment success rate is 95 to 99 %. The status of liver disease can be assessed by t... Read Full »