Monthly Archive: February 2007

Feb 16 2007

The Onset of Symptoms

It’s possible to be asymptomatic with PSC for a very long time, and that was the case with me. I was initially diagnosed on September 8th, 2000, but it is very likely that I had the disease at least two years prior to that. For years I was symptom free and able to feel rather …

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Feb 13 2007

The Initial Diagnosis

I was diagnosed with Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC) on September 8, 2000, at the age of 35. Primary sclerosing cholangitis is a disease in which the bile ducts inside and outside the liver become narrowed causing restriction of the flow of bile through the liver. This results in inflammation and scarring of the liver, and …

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