You might want to also check on the Hepatitis forum here at HealingWell. It is a much busier forum and you may get much more helpful answers.
Otherwise, sit down with your mother and her doctors for a talk to find out what they are planning. What you heard may or may not be true.
Ulcerative colitis diagnosed in 2001; symptoms as early as 1992. Currently in 7th year of remission with Remicade.
Inflammatory osteoarthritis; osteonecrosis from steroids
Grave's disease successfully treated with radioactive iodine and now on Levothyroxine.
Type II diabetes induced by steroids.
Meds: Remicade, Colazal, Levothyroxine, Mobic, Metformin
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