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We're here to help anyone affected by PSC and to drive PSC research towards a cure

PSC Support is the leading patient organisation for anyone affected by primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC)

PSC is a rare, immune-mediated liver disease that can affect anyone, at any age. PSC is complex and current evidence suggests that people with a genetic makeup may be susceptible to some sort of (as yet unknown) environmental trigger, which causes their immune system to effectively 'attack' the bile ducts.

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New Research Studies

Opportunities to Take Part in new Studies to Help Advance Liver Disease Research

20/04/2021

Help advance research on liver disease by sharing your thoughts and experiences.

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PSC Alert Cards available to order again

We’re Posting our PSC Alert Cards Out to You Again

15/04/2021

Our handy wallet sized Alert Cards are available to order once again.

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Organ Transplantation Patient Information Website

NHSBT and BTS Organ Transplantation Patient Information Website

08/04/2021

NHS Blood & Transplant, in partnership with the British
Transplantation Society, have launched a new patient information website for organ transplantation.

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Updated AstraZeneca Vaccine Advice

New Advice on COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca

07/04/2021

MHRA issues new advice, concluding a possible link between COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca and extremely rare, unlikely to occur blood clots.

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Researchers are looking for people who have been diagnosed with PSC to participate in an online survey. The purpose of this study is to understand the experience of patients with liver disease, including symptoms and impact on quality of life 👉 https://buff.ly/3dBZMwd

Help advance #liver #research! If you are living with #itching (#pruritus) caused by PSC, you may be eligible to help researchers understand the lived experience of this condition. Your voice is important! Find out more here: 'Understanding itch in PSC' 👉https://buff.ly/3xbl8br