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Experience:  MD(Ped), DCH ; in practice treating adolescent to newborns
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Wanted to know if stem cell treatment is good for liver

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hi wanted to know if stem cell treatment is good for liver cirrohsis
Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: this is not me it is for a person in India
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: if any treatment available I have his report liver damage due to alcohol
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrVasavada replied 1 year ago.

Hi, thanks, ***** ***** your query, will be replying in few seconds please. DrVasavada

Expert:  DrVasavada replied 1 year ago.

Only treatment that works in cirrhosis is liver transplant because original liver is fibrosed and hence all architecture is deranged, new cells if they form with stem cells will have poor duct and blood supply structure to function well.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you
Expert:  DrVasavada replied 1 year ago.

You are welcome.