Liver patient stories

Autoimmune Hepatitis (AIH)

Patient name: Sheila

Sheila, a retired teacher, was first diagnosed with Autoimmune Hepatitis (AIH) after an episode of jaundice. There’s no cure for AIH but it can be carefully managed via medication.

Alcohol-related Liver Disease (ALD)

Patient name: Clara

Clara suffers from Alcohol-Related Liver Disease (ALD). Her diagnosis prompted her to stop drinking alcohol, allowing her to start recovery.

Hepatitis C (HCV)

Patient name: Seb

Seb is a 51 year old who contracted hepatitis C (genotype 1a) in 1984. He did not know he had the virus until he was diagnosed in 2014.

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

Patient name: Rowan

Rowan, a 41 year old project manager, first sought medical advice after she began experiencing pain in her upper abdomen.

Hemochromatosis

Patient name: Mike

Mike found out by chance that was in the early stages of Iron Overload. Getting a diagnosis has allowed him to start treatment.

Primary Biliary Cholangitis (PBC)

Patient name: Jenny

Jenny has undergone multiple liver biopsies and a liver transplant due to having PBC and an incidence of liver cancer. Compared to an invasive biopsy she found LiverMultiScan™ fast and pain-free. 

Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

Patient name: Emily

Emily received her first liver transplant at the age of 26. Emily's LiverMultiScan™ reassured her that her transplanted liver is healthy.