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Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is a chronic liver disease caused by progressive inflammation and scarring of the bile ducts of the liver. The inflammation impedes the flow of bile to the gut, which can ultimately lead to liver cirrhosis, liver failure and liver cancer. The underlying cause of the inflammation is believed to be autoimmunity. The definitive treatment is liver transplantation. (Wikipedia)
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My husband had his liver transplant about 3 weeks ago. He has been having recurrent ascites where he needs to get paracentesis almost daily because his fluid is reaccumulating so fast. The docs…Continue
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