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Preemptive DAA therapy improves outcomes of negative-to-positive HCV heart transplant

November 16, 2018
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Aramchol reduces liver fat, improves histology in NASH

November 13, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Results from a phase 2b trial showed that Aramchol— a stearoyl coenzyme desaturase A inhibitor — significantly reduced liver fat and…
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EXPEDITION-8: Mavyret nearly perfect in 8-week regimen

November 13, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Mavyret yielded nearly perfect SVR rates after 8 weeks of therapy in compensated cirrhosis with HCV, according to data presented at The Liver…
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Zinc combination therapy shows slight trend toward survival benefit in alcoholic hepatitis

November 13, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Combination therapy with Kineret, Trental and zinc sulfate showed only a slight trend toward 90-day improved survival in patients with alcoholic…
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Cirrhosis and Hepatic Encephalopathy – Managing Their Consequences and Complications

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Salix Pharmaceuticals, a division of Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC.

Cirrhosis, or advanced fibrosis of the liver, can lead to serious health sequelae or death. However, substantial…
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Question 20: A 58-Year-Old Female Underwent A Screening Colonoscopy That Showed A 2.5-Cm Flat Polyp In The Proximal Ascending Colon. I Tattooed The Area And Biopsied The Polyp, Which Was Initially Reported As Hyperplastic. What Should I Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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HCV outcomes worse for patients with public insurance, Medicaid

June 3, 2018
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