These posts are subsets of the ones on Primary Biliary Cirrhosis (Cholangetis).
At Risk for Esophageal Varices and I Nearly Bleed Out from a Gastric Ulcer: How Weird Is That?
My first bleed. And it well could have been a portal hypertension bleed, after all.
Another Bloody August. Mysteries and Muddles. And Hospitalists.
My second bleed.
Third Time Around: PBC, Portal Hypertension, and a Routine Bleed
You guessed it: third bleed.
Primary Biliary Cirrhosis, Portal Hypertension, and the Frustration of Knowing There’s No Way of Knowing What I Need to Know.
On exploratory endoscopy.
Primary Biliary Cirrhosis, Portal Hypertension, My Perfect Endoscopy Results and My Fourth Bleed
Was it a tear or a nick? Bloody mess, all the same.
PBC, Bleeding Varices. Bleeds 5 and 5.5. Or 6.
This is getting old.
PBC Bleed 7. The Vesuvius Within Me. Crashing in the Same Car.
Cameron’s Erosion Erupts (Again): Bleed the Eighth
Just another manifestation of a portal hypertension bleed.
Always Bleeding from the Same Scar: Bleeds 9 and 10
Bleed 11, An Exploratory Endoscopy, Bleed 12, Injectafer Again
My 13th — and Perhaps Final — Portal Hypertension Bleed
The next set deal with topics related to end-stage liver disease. Portal hypertension is one, of course, but presumably now will not be among my torments.
In Which a Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS) Is Installed in My Liver
Hepatic Encephalopathy: On Knowing I Didn’t Know What I Knew I Know