It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Liver & Pancreas Disorders Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 07-23-2012, 06:18 AM   #1
Newbie
(male)
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: britain
Posts: 1
peters877 HB User
Profound panceas failure/enlarged spleen and fatty scared liver

Hi, I have been back and forth the hospital now for just over 2 yearsinc eI had my Gall Bladder removed. When it was removed I was told that I had an enlarged spleen. I had an ultrasound scan done and was told it was 15cm. I was also told that my liver was heavily fatted and scared.
I had been back and forth clinics checking my weight and bloods. I have since had another ultrasound done and spleen now measures 16.5cm, liver still the same. My platlets are down.
I have now since been told that I have profound pancreatic failure, pancreas not producing enzymes and so now i`m on Creon tablets and have now been booked in for a CT Scan in a week.
Has any body had same issues or can offer any advice if any.
I will point out that i`m in my mid fortys, don`t drink, don`t smoke and don`t eat lots of fatty foods. I am not overweight and up until the past 2 years was active with walking and kayaking, but now get tired easily.

 
Closed Thread




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



BillinSD (43), pbt140 (11), ladybud (11), captjane (7), feelbad (5), kcooke (5), brookevale (5), Sharonce (4), brosko (4), Administrator (4)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1013), Apollo123 (909), Titchou (856), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (763), ladybud (755), midwest1 (670), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:44 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!