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Is it life tis it a life-threatening on what can be done to

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Is it life tis it a life-threatening on what can be done to reverse the situation
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.
Dr. Shahzad MD :

there. Thank you question. I will be helping you out with your queries

Dr. Shahzad MD :

If the varices burst they can be life threatening so you need to with a gastroenterologist.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

There are medications like propranolol (which is a beta blocker) that can be used to help prevent these varices from bursting so they can be used in your case.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

So you need to with a gastroenterologist to discuss these options.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

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Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
What does the beTta blocker do
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.
Beta blocker like propranolol reduces pressure in these veins and that is how it helps.
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.
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