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CheckMate-040: Opdivo may present an option for Child-Pugh B HCC

November 13, 2018
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Bariatric surgery linked to increased mortality risk in cirrhosis

November 13, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Individuals with decompensated cirrhosis who underwent bariatric surgery experienced poorer survival outcomes than those with compensated cirrhosis…
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NGM282 shows equivalent efficacy in NASH at lower dose

November 12, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Although previously reported effective at a 3 mg dose, NGM282 showed similar efficacy in treating nonalcoholic steatohepatitis at 1 mg, according…
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Healio to report live from The Liver Meeting 2018

November 10, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Starting this weekend, Healio Gastroenterology and Liver Disease will provide live coverage from The Liver Meeting 2018. The meeting will feature…
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CME

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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GI Bookshelf

Question 24: A 65-Year-Old Male On Plavix Following A Recent Mi And Coronary Stenting Was Seen In The Er With Fever, Pain, Jaundice, And A Wbc Of 18,000. Us Showed A Dilated Bile Duct Of 15 Mm And A Gallbladder Full Of Stones. Mrcp Revealed A 15-Mm Stone In The Distal Cbd. What Would You Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Prevalence of NASH-induced cirrhosis more than doubled between 1999 and 2012

June 10, 2016
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