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17 Aug 2010

liver failure
my mum is 56 and diagnosed with end stage of liver failure.she goes into a confused state and recovers a short while after that and goes back to the confused state.her stools are almost black in colour.she has jaundice.her tummy and legs are swelling.her urines got a foul smell.no appetite and she also gor tremors and twitching.what can i expect from here.id there a time frame
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Cindy

Your mother needs immediate medical attention. Please get her to your nearest hospital for admission and treatment
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