Cirrhosis/Liver Failure

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Liquid biopsy identifies chronic liver disease, liver cancer vs. healthy blood

September 13, 2018

Guest Commentary: Drug abuse, obesity prevention begins with children

September 11, 2018
In this guest commentary from the Liver Health Initiative, Thelma King Thiel, RN, BA, former CEO of both the American Liver Foundation and the
In the Journals

Midodrine with albumin does not prevent cirrhosis complications

September 10, 2018
Treatment with midodrine and albumin mildly suppressed the activity of vasoconstrictor systems in patients with cirrhosis waiting for liver transplantation but did not…
In the Journals

Adverse events, liver failure common after ERCP in cirrhosis

September 7, 2018
Adverse events occurred more often among patients with cirrhosis than noncirrhotic cases after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography and correlated with a…
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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

Chapter 54: Gastrointestinal Bleeding and a Purpuric Rash

From Complicated Cases in GI
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International Liver Congress

International Liver Congress

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Infection is 'No. 1 cause' for acute on chronic liver failure in western countries

November 9, 2014
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