Cirrhosis is a common liver disease, which affects millions of people. It can cause several complications and decreases longevity (i.e. lifespan) of the affected person. Timely diagnosis and treatment can prolong the longevity and decrease complications in the affected person.
Consult a doctor if you have one or more of the following symptoms suggestive of some significant medical problem:
Regular follow-ups are needed for people with cirrhosis. During follow-up, your doctor will check for signs and symptoms of complications and do test/s. If you have cirrhosis, consult your doctor if you develop any of the following symptoms:
Who to consult
Some health professionals, who can be consulted for liver disease and cirrhosis, include:
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