How Long Can a Person Live With Cirrhosis?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 31, 2020 3:24:27 PM ET
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According to the Medical University of South Carolina, life expectancy with cirrhosis of the liver depends on the degree of liver damage as well as the underlying cause. According to, life expectancy even in advanced cirrhosis ranges from one to 20 years depending on liver function and disease control.