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I've been very fatigued for 2 months now, started with a

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tearing pain on right side...
I've been very fatigued for 2 months now, started with a tearing pain on right side of abdomen, got ultrasound and it showed my liver was enlarged. Since I've had bad headaches, abdominal swelling, jaw pain like I've got a sinus infection but I don't, bronchitis, bad hip pain came on out of no where. I still have extreme fatigue and most of my blood tests have come back normal. I don't know where to go from here, but something is wrong with me??
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Oncologist: DocPhilMD, Medical Doctor replied 1 year ago
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Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

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Oncologist: DocPhilMD, Medical Doctor replied 1 year ago

were your liver function tests normal?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
except hemoglobin was 15.4 and RDW was high and I had immunity to hepatitis b which I have to start injections for that
Oncologist: DocPhilMD, Medical Doctor replied 1 year ago

Okay are you overweight?

is this a fatty liver?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
15.2 on RDW
Oncologist: DocPhilMD, Medical Doctor replied 1 year ago

Ok. did you see my question above?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I am about 40 pounds overweight and abdominal ultrasound showed fatty liver, but all of this came on so sudden and I am on a diet now but don't have the energy to go back to work either
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Liver doctor is going to do a liver biopsy at next appointment, wondering just how bad my liver is but blood tests are showing good
Oncologist: DocPhilMD, Medical Doctor replied 1 year ago

You need to have your thyroid tested and tested for sleep apnea

was this done?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
thyroid test is good, I do have sleep apnea also
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
My ultrasound also showed a 2 cm cyst, I feel like it's something that hasn't been tested that they are missing because I just have zero energy and I've always been such an active person, any suggestions
Oncologist: DocPhilMD, Medical Doctor replied 1 year ago

I don't think so

liver cysts are common and benign

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Oncologist: DocPhilMD, Medical Doctor replied 1 year ago

please don't forget a positive rating. I appreciate it. :)

if you have more questions, just reply :)

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