Liver Injury/Regeneration

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Early rehabilitation reduces alcohol-related hepatitis readmission, mortality

May 2, 2019
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FMT capsules treat encephalopathy: ‘The way to the brain is through the gut’

April 13, 2019
VIENNA — Fecal microbiota transplant, delivered via capsule, lessened hospitalizations for patients with hepatic encephalopathy while improving cognitive function…
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GKT831 safely reduces hepatic markers of cholestatic disease, fibrosis

April 11, 2019
VIENNA — GKT831 achieved rapid dose- and time-dependent reductions in markers of cholestatic bile duct disease and liver injury in patients with primary biliary…

Pipeline update: 8 recent advancements in liver disease therapy

March 27, 2019
Many chronic liver complications such as autoimmune hepatitis and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease do not have approved therapies for direct treatment, but the current…
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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 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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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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