About Me: Female, 63, Auburn, WA, member since Nov 2008
Hep C genotype1a diagnosed 1990. Treated 3 or 4 times with mono therapy Intron A up to Pegintron and Ribavirin. Null Responder. Diagnosed with Cirrhosis F4 Jan 2008. I have never treated with Telaprevir due to cirrhosis. Grade 3 esophageal varicies banded in 2012-2013.
[More] Starting 24 weeks of Harvoni Nov 20 2014.
Just tested at 12 weeks post treatment SVR 12 I am cured!
"Having elevated liver enzymes means something is bothering your liver currently.
I have had liver cirrhosis diagnosed in January 2008. I had hepatitis c which was the reason my liver enzymes were elevated and the cause of my liver ci..."
"“ Mild, asymptomatic elevations of alanine transaminase (ALT) and aspartate transaminase (AST) levels, defined as less than five times the upper limit of normal, are common in primary care. The prevalence of elevated transaminase levels ..."
Just a quick note to say hi!
Hi Lynn. Kinda been MIA and wondered how your doing. Miss the community and know u are a great asset to the newbies. Hope u r doing well and moving forward in your life. Thx
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