Tag Archives: Baltimore (City/Town/Village)

Liver Failure | FAQ with Dr. Amy Kim

Johns Hopkins hepatologist Dr. Amy Kim answers frequently asked questions regarding acute and chronic liver failure. Learn more about liver failure treatment at Johns Hopkins at www.hopkinsmedicine.org/gastroenterology_hepatology. Questions Answered: 0:02 What are the symptoms of liver failure? 2:23 What are the treatment options for liver failure? 3:14 What is the latest research and clinical trials for liver failure? 3:59 What are the benefits of being treated by a multidisciplinary team for liver disease and liver failure?

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From Cirrhosis to a Hepatitis C Cure | William’s Story

Hepatitis C is a viral infection causing liver disease. Over 3 million people in the US are infected with hepatitis C and over half remain undiagnosed. The vast majority of individuals living with hepatitis C do not have symptoms until the liver disease progresses to cirrhosis and liver failure. This is the story of William who never worried about his hepatitis C infection until he developed severe itching throughout his body. He entered into care in the […]

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