Patient : I've been a heavy drinker of alchol most of my life. i'm wanting to quit. i've only been drinking like two beers a day verses the forty plus a day that my body has been used to. I'm haveing some swelling in my abdominal area and legs and feet. i'm worried about my liver and kidneys not functioning properly. What symptoms should i be watching for as far as my organs not funcyioning properlly or even shutting down completly?
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