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What happens in the final stages of cirrhosis?
You more than likely are going to die unless you receive a liver transplant. At the end stage of cirrhosis, blood flow through the liver is restricted by excessive scar tissue, increasing portal vein pressure, which in turn causes blood to overflow into smaller veins, which may then burst under pressure; serious internal bleeding is possible in this scenario. Read more: The Final Stage of Cirrhosis of the Liver | eHow.com http://www.ehow.com/about_5072941_final-stage-cirrhosis-liver.html#ixzz0uLgsIeS3

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