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Acute-on-chronic liver failure severity determines short-term mortality

January 7, 2019
In the Journals

Altered iron parameters predict acute liver failure outcomes

January 4, 2019
Alterations in iron parameters correlated with 3-week outcomes in patients with acute liver failure and may serve as a useful component in prognostic scores, according…
In the Journals

Advanced fibrosis found in one-third of patients with HIV/HBV coinfection

January 2, 2019
Researchers observed significant fibrosis in more than one-third of patients with hepatitis B and HIV coinfection undergoing long-term combination antiretroviral therapy…

Exemplar joins Mayo Clinic to launch hepatocyte development company

December 22, 2018
Exemplar Genetics in partnership with Mayo Clinic launched a new company, Cytotheryx, focused on the development of a high-quality source of human liver cells or…
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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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GI Bookshelf

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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MAIT cells found to be dysfunctional in patients with alcoholic liver disease

April 29, 2015
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