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When to Seek Medical Care for Cirrhosis
Call your health care provider if you have symptoms that don't go away in a day or 2, or if you have any of these symptoms:
If you are unable to reach your health care provider or have any of these, go to the emergency department.
Exams and Tests for Cirrhosis
Your medical history, current symptoms, or physical exam findings may suggest to your health care provider that you have cirrhosis.
The steps in making the diagnosis of cirrhosis may include the following:
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 1/4/2016
Jeffrey A Gunter, MD
Erik D Barton, MD, MS
Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM
Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD
Steven L Bernstein, MD
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