Tumors or cancer of the LIVER.
Experimentally induced tumors of the LIVER.
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans caused by a member of the ORTHOHEPADNAVIRUS genus, HEPATITIS B VIRUS. It is primarily transmitted by parenteral exposure, such as transfusion of contaminated blood or blood products, but can also be transmitted via sexual or intimate personal contact.
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans caused by HEPATITIS C VIRUS, a single-stranded RNA virus. Its incubation period is 30-90 days. Hepatitis C is transmitted primarily by contaminated blood parenterally, and is often associated with transfusion and intravenous drug abuse. However, in a significant number of cases, the source of hepatitis C infection is unknown.
A primary malignant neoplasm of epithelial liver cells. It ranges from a well-differentiated tumor with EPITHELIAL CELLS indistinguishable from normal HEPATOCYTES to a poorly differentiated neoplasm. The cells may be uniform or markedly pleomorphic, or form GIANT CELLS. Several classification schemes have been suggested.
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans caused by a member of the HEPATOVIRUS genus, HUMAN HEPATITIS A VIRUS. It can be transmitted through fecal contamination of food or water.
Substances that increase the risk of NEOPLASMS in humans or animals. Both genotoxic chemicals, which affect DNA directly, and nongenotoxic chemicals, which induce neoplasms by other mechanism, are included.
The type species of the genus ORTHOHEPADNAVIRUS which causes human HEPATITIS B and is also apparently a causal agent in human HEPATOCELLULAR CARCINOMA. The Dane particle is an intact hepatitis virion, named after its discoverer. Non-infectious spherical and tubular particles are also seen in the serum.
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER.
Those hepatitis B antigens found on the surface of the Dane particle and on the 20 nm spherical and tubular particles. Several subspecificities of the surface antigen are known. These were formerly called the Australia antigen.
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans that is caused by HEPATITIS C VIRUS lasting six months or more. Chronic hepatitis C can lead to LIVER CIRRHOSIS.
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans due to infection by VIRUSES. There are several significant types of human viral hepatitis with infection caused by enteric-transmission (HEPATITIS A; HEPATITIS E) or blood transfusion (HEPATITIS B; HEPATITIS C; and HEPATITIS D).
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans caused by HEPATITIS B VIRUS lasting six months or more. It is primarily transmitted by parenteral exposure, such as transfusion of contaminated blood or blood products, but can also be transmitted via sexual or intimate personal contact.
Pathological processes of the LIVER.
A species in the genus HEPATOVIRUS containing one serotype and two strains: HUMAN HEPATITIS A VIRUS and Simian hepatitis A virus causing hepatitis in humans (HEPATITIS A) and primates, respectively.
Vaccines or candidate vaccines containing inactivated hepatitis B or some of its component antigens and designed to prevent hepatitis B. Some vaccines may be recombinantly produced.
A large lobed glandular organ in the abdomen of vertebrates that is responsible for detoxification, metabolism, synthesis and storage of various substances.
Antibodies to the HEPATITIS B ANTIGENS, including antibodies to the surface (Australia) and core of the Dane particle and those to the "e" antigens.
Liver disease in which the normal microcirculation, the gross vascular anatomy, and the hepatic architecture have been variably destroyed and altered with fibrous septa surrounding regenerated or regenerating parenchymal nodules.
The transference of a part of or an entire liver from one human or animal to another.
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER with ongoing hepatocellular injury for 6 months or more, characterized by NECROSIS of HEPATOCYTES and inflammatory cell (LEUKOCYTES) infiltration. Chronic hepatitis can be caused by viruses, medications, autoimmune diseases, and other unknown factors.
A genus of FLAVIVIRIDAE causing parenterally-transmitted HEPATITIS C which is associated with transfusions and drug abuse. Hepatitis C virus is the type species.
The hepatitis B antigen within the core of the Dane particle, the infectious hepatitis virion.
Vaccines or candidate vaccines used to prevent infection with hepatitis A virus (HEPATOVIRUS).
Immunoglobulins raised by any form of viral hepatitis; some of these antibodies are used to diagnose the specific kind of hepatitis.
A closely related group of antigens found in the plasma only during the infective phase of hepatitis B or in virulent chronic hepatitis B, probably indicating active virus replication; there are three subtypes which may exist in a complex with immunoglobulins G.
Antigens of the virion of the HEPATITIS B VIRUS or the Dane particle, its surface (HEPATITIS B SURFACE ANTIGENS), core (HEPATITIS B CORE ANTIGENS), and other associated antigens, including the HEPATITIS B E ANTIGENS.
Acute INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans; caused by HEPATITIS E VIRUS, a non-enveloped single-stranded RNA virus. Similar to HEPATITIS A, its incubation period is 15-60 days and is enterically transmitted, usually by fecal-oral transmission.
Antibodies to the HEPATITIS C ANTIGENS including antibodies to envelope, core, and non-structural proteins.
A chronic self-perpetuating hepatocellular INFLAMMATION of unknown cause, usually with HYPERGAMMAGLOBULINEMIA and serum AUTOANTIBODIES.
A positive-stranded RNA virus species in the genus HEPEVIRUS, causing enterically-transmitted non-A, non-B hepatitis (HEPATITIS E).
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in animals due to viral infection.
Antibodies to the HEPATITIS A ANTIGENS including antibodies to envelope, core, and non-structural proteins.
Any of the viruses that cause inflammation of the liver. They include both DNA and RNA viruses as well viruses from humans and animals.
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in non-human animals.
A strain of HEPATITIS A VIRUS which causes hepatitis in humans. The virus replicates in hepatocytes and is presumed to reach the intestine via the bile duct. Transmission occurs by the fecal-oral route.
A defective virus, containing particles of RNA nucleoprotein in virion-like form, present in patients with acute hepatitis B and chronic hepatitis. It requires the presence of a hepadnavirus for full replication. This is the lone species in the genus Deltavirus.
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans caused by HEPATITIS DELTA VIRUS, a defective RNA virus that can only infect HEPATITIS B patients. For its viral coating, hepatitis delta virus requires the HEPATITIS B SURFACE ANTIGENS produced by these patients. Hepatitis D can occur either concomitantly with (coinfection) or subsequent to (superinfection) hepatitis B infection. Similar to hepatitis B, it is primarily transmitted by parenteral exposure, such as transfusion of contaminated blood or blood products, but can also be transmitted via sexual or intimate personal contact.
Lipid infiltration of the hepatic parenchymal cells resulting in a yellow-colored liver. The abnormal lipid accumulation is usually in the form of TRIGLYCERIDES, either as a single large droplet or multiple small droplets. Fatty liver is caused by an imbalance in the metabolism of FATTY ACIDS.
Any vaccine raised against any virus or viral derivative that causes hepatitis.
Agents used in the prophylaxis or therapy of VIRUS DISEASES. Some of the ways they may act include preventing viral replication by inhibiting viral DNA polymerase; binding to specific cell-surface receptors and inhibiting viral penetration or uncoating; inhibiting viral protein synthesis; or blocking late stages of virus assembly.
Repair or renewal of hepatic tissue.
Closed vesicles of fragmented endoplasmic reticulum created when liver cells or tissue are disrupted by homogenization. They may be smooth or rough.
Blood tests that are used to evaluate how well a patient's liver is working and also to help diagnose liver conditions.
A spectrum of clinical liver diseases ranging from mild biochemical abnormalities to ACUTE LIVER FAILURE, caused by drugs, drug metabolites, and chemicals from the environment.
A species of the CORONAVIRUS genus causing hepatitis in mice. Four strains have been identified as MHV 1, MHV 2, MHV 3, and MHV 4 (also known as MHV-JHM, which is neurotropic and causes disseminated encephalomyelitis with demyelination as well as focal liver necrosis).
An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of L-alanine and 2-oxoglutarate to pyruvate and L-glutamate. (From Enzyme Nomenclature, 1992) EC 2.6.1.2.
Antigens of the virions of HEPACIVIRUS, their surface, core, or other associated antigens.
A genus of PICORNAVIRIDAE causing infectious hepatitis naturally in humans and experimentally in other primates. It is transmitted through fecal contamination of food or water. HEPATITIS A VIRUS is the type species.
Ribonucleic acid that makes up the genetic material of viruses.
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER due to ALCOHOL ABUSE. It is characterized by NECROSIS of HEPATOCYTES, infiltration by NEUTROPHILS, and deposit of MALLORY BODIES. Depending on its severity, the inflammatory lesion may be reversible or progress to LIVER CIRRHOSIS.
Tumors or cancer of the PANCREAS. Depending on the types of ISLET CELLS present in the tumors, various hormones can be secreted: GLUCAGON from PANCREATIC ALPHA CELLS; INSULIN from PANCREATIC BETA CELLS; and SOMATOSTATIN from the SOMATOSTATIN-SECRETING CELLS. Most are malignant except the insulin-producing tumors (INSULINOMA).
One of the type I interferons produced by peripheral blood leukocytes or lymphoblastoid cells. In addition to antiviral activity, it activates NATURAL KILLER CELLS and B-LYMPHOCYTES, and down-regulates VASCULAR ENDOTHELIAL GROWTH FACTOR expression through PI-3 KINASE and MAPK KINASES signaling pathways.
New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.
Mitochondria in hepatocytes. As in all mitochondria, there are an outer membrane and an inner membrane, together creating two separate mitochondrial compartments: the internal matrix space and a much narrower intermembrane space. In the liver mitochondrion, an estimated 67% of the total mitochondrial proteins is located in the matrix. (From Alberts et al., Molecular Biology of the Cell, 2d ed, p343-4)
The main structural component of the LIVER. They are specialized EPITHELIAL CELLS that are organized into interconnected plates called lobules.
Antigens produced by various strains of HEPATITIS A VIRUS such as the human hepatitis A virus (HEPATITIS A VIRUS, HUMAN).
Antigens produced by various strains of HEPATITIS D VIRUS.
Antigens from any of the hepatitis viruses including surface, core, and other associated antigens.
A nucleoside antimetabolite antiviral agent that blocks nucleic acid synthesis and is used against both RNA and DNA viruses.
A DNA virus that closely resembles human hepatitis B virus. It has been recovered from naturally infected ducks.
A form of rapid-onset LIVER FAILURE, also known as fulminant hepatic failure, caused by severe liver injury or massive loss of HEPATOCYTES. It is characterized by sudden development of liver dysfunction and JAUNDICE. Acute liver failure may progress to exhibit cerebral dysfunction even HEPATIC COMA depending on the etiology that includes hepatic ISCHEMIA, drug toxicity, malignant infiltration, and viral hepatitis such as post-transfusion HEPATITIS B and HEPATITIS C.
Deoxyribonucleic acid that makes up the genetic material of viruses.
Neoplasms containing cyst-like formations or producing mucin or serum.
Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.
Proteins encoded by a VIRAL GENOME that are produced in the organisms they infect, but not packaged into the VIRUS PARTICLES. Some of these proteins may play roles within the infected cell during VIRUS REPLICATION or act in regulation of virus replication or VIRUS ASSEMBLY.
An ORTHOHEPADNAVIRUS causing chronic liver disease and hepatocellular carcinoma in woodchucks. It closely resembles the human hepatitis B virus.
Liver diseases associated with ALCOHOLISM. It usually refers to the coexistence of two or more subentities, i.e., ALCOHOLIC FATTY LIVER; ALCOHOLIC HEPATITIS; and ALCOHOLIC CIRRHOSIS.
The circulation of BLOOD through the LIVER.
Extracts of liver tissue containing uncharacterized specific factors with specific activities; a soluble thermostable fraction of mammalian liver is used in the treatment of pernicious anemia.
The sequence of PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in nucleic acids and polynucleotides. It is also called nucleotide sequence.
The process of intracellular viral multiplication, consisting of the synthesis of PROTEINS; NUCLEIC ACIDS; and sometimes LIPIDS, and their assembly into a new infectious particle.
A reverse transcriptase inhibitor and ZALCITABINE analog in which a sulfur atom replaces the 3' carbon of the pentose ring. It is used to treat HIV disease.
Tumors or cancer of the SKIN.
The genetic constitution of the individual, comprising the ALLELES present at each GENETIC LOCUS.
Proteins found mainly in icosahedral DNA and RNA viruses. They consist of proteins directly associated with the nucleic acid inside the NUCLEOCAPSID.
Two or more abnormal growths of tissue occurring simultaneously and presumed to be of separate origin. The neoplasms may be histologically the same or different, and may be found in the same or different sites.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans caused by HEPATITIS DELTA VIRUS in conjunction with HEPATITIS B VIRUS and lasting six months or more.
Polymers of ETHYLENE OXIDE and water, and their ethers. They vary in consistency from liquid to solid depending on the molecular weight indicated by a number following the name. They are used as SURFACTANTS, dispersing agents, solvents, ointment and suppository bases, vehicles, and tablet excipients. Some specific groups are NONOXYNOLS, OCTOXYNOLS, and POLOXAMERS.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Solitary or multiple collections of PUS within the liver as a result of infection by bacteria, protozoa, or other agents.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
A genus of Sciuridae consisting of 14 species. They are shortlegged, burrowing rodents which hibernate in winter.
FIBROSIS of the hepatic parenchyma due to chronic excess ALCOHOL DRINKING.
Excision of all or part of the liver. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Histochemical localization of immunoreactive substances using labeled antibodies as reagents.
Tumors or cancers of the KIDNEY.
EPIDEMIOLOGIC STUDIES based on the detection through serological testing of characteristic change in the serum level of specific ANTIBODIES. Latent subclinical infections and carrier states can thus be detected in addition to clinically overt cases.
In vitro method for producing large amounts of specific DNA or RNA fragments of defined length and sequence from small amounts of short oligonucleotide flanking sequences (primers). The essential steps include thermal denaturation of the double-stranded target molecules, annealing of the primers to their complementary sequences, and extension of the annealed primers by enzymatic synthesis with DNA polymerase. The reaction is efficient, specific, and extremely sensitive. Uses for the reaction include disease diagnosis, detection of difficult-to-isolate pathogens, mutation analysis, genetic testing, DNA sequencing, and analyzing evolutionary relationships.
Proteins prepared by recombinant DNA technology.
The quantity of measurable virus in a body fluid. Change in viral load, measured in plasma, is sometimes used as a SURROGATE MARKER in disease progression.
Abnormal growths of tissue that follow a previous neoplasm but are not metastases of the latter. The second neoplasm may have the same or different histological type and can occur in the same or different organs as the previous neoplasm but in all cases arises from an independent oncogenic event. The development of the second neoplasm may or may not be related to the treatment for the previous neoplasm since genetic risk or predisposing factors may actually be the cause.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
The condition of harboring an infective organism without manifesting symptoms of infection. The organism must be readily transmissible to another susceptible host.
Disease having a short and relatively severe course.
The complete genetic complement contained in a DNA or RNA molecule in a virus.
The order of amino acids as they occur in a polypeptide chain. This is referred to as the primary structure of proteins. It is of fundamental importance in determining PROTEIN CONFORMATION.
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
Experimentally induced chronic injuries to the parenchymal cells in the liver to achieve a model for LIVER CIRRHOSIS.
A family of RNA viruses, many of which cause disease in humans and domestic animals. There are three genera FLAVIVIRUS; PESTIVIRUS; and HEPACIVIRUS, as well as several unassigned species.
Final stage of a liver disease when the liver failure is irreversible and LIVER TRANSPLANTATION is needed.
An adenocarcinoma producing mucin in significant amounts. (From Dorland, 27th ed)
Tumors or cancer of the THYROID GLAND.
Established cell cultures that have the potential to propagate indefinitely.
DNA present in neoplastic tissue.
Therapy with two or more separate preparations given for a combined effect.
Conditions which cause proliferation of hemopoietically active tissue or of tissue which has embryonic hemopoietic potential. They all involve dysregulation of multipotent MYELOID PROGENITOR CELLS, most often caused by a mutation in the JAK2 PROTEIN TYROSINE KINASE.
Any detectable and heritable change in the genetic material that causes a change in the GENOTYPE and which is transmitted to daughter cells and to succeeding generations.
RNA sequences that serve as templates for protein synthesis. Bacterial mRNAs are generally primary transcripts in that they do not require post-transcriptional processing. Eukaryotic mRNA is synthesized in the nucleus and must be exported to the cytoplasm for translation. Most eukaryotic mRNAs have a sequence of polyadenylic acid at the 3' end, referred to as the poly(A) tail. The function of this tail is not known for certain, but it may play a role in the export of mature mRNA from the nucleus as well as in helping stabilize some mRNA molecules by retarding their degradation in the cytoplasm.
Tumors or cancer of the LUNG.
Removal and pathologic examination of specimens in the form of small pieces of tissue from the living body.
Devices for simulating the activities of the liver. They often consist of a hybrid between both biological and artificial materials.
The common chimpanzee, a species of the genus Pan, family HOMINIDAE. It lives in Africa, primarily in the tropical rainforests. There are a number of recognized subspecies.
Experimentally induced new abnormal growth of TISSUES in animals to provide models for studying human neoplasms.
A benign neoplasm derived from glandular epithelium, in which cystic accumulations of retained secretions are formed. In some instances, considerable portions of the neoplasm, or even the entire mass, may be cystic. (Stedman, 25th ed)
A bile pigment that is a degradation product of HEME.
Tumors or cancer of the PAROTID GLAND.
Glycogen stored in the liver. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Tumors or cancer of the BILE DUCTS.
Neoplasms developing from some structure of the connective and subcutaneous tissue. The concept does not refer to neoplasms located in connective or soft tissue.
Neoplasms associated with a proliferation of a single clone of PLASMA CELLS and characterized by the secretion of PARAPROTEINS.
A clinical manifestation of HYPERBILIRUBINEMIA, characterized by the yellowish staining of the SKIN; MUCOUS MEMBRANE; and SCLERA. Clinical jaundice usually is a sign of LIVER dysfunction.
Tumors or cancer of the APPENDIX.
Abuse, overuse, or misuse of a substance by its injection into a vein.
Tumors or cancer of the OVARY. These neoplasms can be benign or malignant. They are classified according to the tissue of origin, such as the surface EPITHELIUM, the stromal endocrine cells, and the totipotent GERM CELLS.
A multilocular tumor with mucin secreting epithelium. They are most often found in the ovary, but are also found in the pancreas, appendix, and rarely, retroperitoneal and in the urinary bladder. They are considered to have low-grade malignant potential.
The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.
Tumors or cancer of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT, from the MOUTH to the ANAL CANAL.
Tumors or cancer of the ENDOCRINE GLANDS.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
A variation of the PCR technique in which cDNA is made from RNA via reverse transcription. The resultant cDNA is then amplified using standard PCR protocols.
Enzymes of the transferase class that catalyze the conversion of L-aspartate and 2-ketoglutarate to oxaloacetate and L-glutamate. EC 2.6.1.1.
Genetically identical individuals developed from brother and sister matings which have been carried out for twenty or more generations or by parent x offspring matings carried out with certain restrictions. This also includes animals with a long history of closed colony breeding.
Proteins secreted by vertebrate cells in response to a wide variety of inducers. They confer resistance against many different viruses, inhibit proliferation of normal and malignant cells, impede multiplication of intracellular parasites, enhance macrophage and granulocyte phagocytosis, augment natural killer cell activity, and show several other immunomodulatory functions.
The worsening of a disease over time. This concept is most often used for chronic and incurable diseases where the stage of the disease is an important determinant of therapy and prognosis.
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
Layers of protein which surround the capsid in animal viruses with tubular nucleocapsids. The envelope consists of an inner layer of lipids and virus specified proteins also called membrane or matrix proteins. The outer layer consists of one or more types of morphological subunits called peplomers which project from the viral envelope; this layer always consists of glycoproteins.
Proteins whose abnormal expression (gain or loss) are associated with the development, growth, or progression of NEOPLASMS. Some neoplasm proteins are tumor antigens (ANTIGENS, NEOPLASM), i.e. they induce an immune reaction to their tumor. Many neoplasm proteins have been characterized and are used as tumor markers (BIOMARKERS, TUMOR) when they are detectable in cells and body fluids as monitors for the presence or growth of tumors. Abnormal expression of ONCOGENE PROTEINS is involved in neoplastic transformation, whereas the loss of expression of TUMOR SUPPRESSOR PROTEINS is involved with the loss of growth control and progression of the neoplasm.
Any DNA sequence capable of independent replication or a molecule that possesses a REPLICATION ORIGIN and which is therefore potentially capable of being replicated in a suitable cell. (Singleton & Sainsbury, Dictionary of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, 2d ed)
Death resulting from the presence of a disease in an individual, as shown by a single case report or a limited number of patients. This should be differentiated from DEATH, the physiological cessation of life and from MORTALITY, an epidemiological or statistical concept.
A condition characterized by the presence of abnormal quantities of CRYOGLOBULINS in the blood. Upon cold exposure, these abnormal proteins precipitate into the microvasculature leading to restricted blood flow in the exposed areas.
Carbon-containing phosphonic acid compounds. Included under this heading are compounds that have carbon bound to either OXYGEN atom or the PHOSPHOROUS atom of the (P=O)O2 structure.
Immunologic techniques based on the use of: (1) enzyme-antibody conjugates; (2) enzyme-antigen conjugates; (3) antienzyme antibody followed by its homologous enzyme; or (4) enzyme-antienzyme complexes. These are used histologically for visualizing or labeling tissue specimens.
Carcinoma that arises from the PANCREATIC DUCTS. It accounts for the majority of cancers derived from the PANCREAS.
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Neoplasms composed of vascular tissue. This concept does not refer to neoplasms located in blood vessels.
Tumors or cancer of the EYE.
Methods which attempt to express in replicable terms the extent of the neoplasm in the patient.
The introduction of whole blood or blood component directly into the blood stream. (Dorland, 27th ed)
An immunoassay utilizing an antibody labeled with an enzyme marker such as horseradish peroxidase. While either the enzyme or the antibody is bound to an immunosorbent substrate, they both retain their biologic activity; the change in enzyme activity as a result of the enzyme-antibody-antigen reaction is proportional to the concentration of the antigen and can be measured spectrophotometrically or with the naked eye. Many variations of the method have been developed.
Tumors or cancer of the NOSE.
Measurable and quantifiable biological parameters (e.g., specific enzyme concentration, specific hormone concentration, specific gene phenotype distribution in a population, presence of biological substances) which serve as indices for health- and physiology-related assessments, such as disease risk, psychiatric disorders, environmental exposure and its effects, disease diagnosis, metabolic processes, substance abuse, pregnancy, cell line development, epidemiologic studies, etc.
A general term for various neoplastic diseases of the lymphoid tissue.
Tumors, cancer or other neoplasms produced by exposure to ionizing or non-ionizing radiation.
The rate dynamics in chemical or physical systems.
Naturally occurring or experimentally induced animal diseases with pathological processes sufficiently similar to those of human diseases. They are used as study models for human diseases.
A prediction of the probable outcome of a disease based on a individual's condition and the usual course of the disease as seen in similar situations.
Tumors or cancer of the SALIVARY GLANDS.
A subclass of enzymes of the transferase class that catalyze the transfer of an amino group from a donor (generally an amino acid) to an acceptor (generally a 2-keto acid). Most of these enzymes are pyridoxyl phosphate proteins. (Dorland, 28th ed) EC 2.6.1.
A benign epithelial tumor with a glandular organization.
Neoplasms located in the blood and blood-forming tissue (the bone marrow and lymphatic tissue). The commonest forms are the various types of LEUKEMIA, of LYMPHOMA, and of the progressive, life-threatening forms of the MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROMES.
Simultaneous infection of a host organism by two or more pathogens. In virology, coinfection commonly refers to simultaneous infection of a single cell by two or more different viruses.
A benign epithelial tumor of the LIVER.
The ability of viruses to resist or to become tolerant to chemotherapeutic agents or antiviral agents. This resistance is acquired through gene mutation.
An adenocarcinoma containing finger-like processes of vascular connective tissue covered by neoplastic epithelium, projecting into cysts or the cavity of glands or follicles. It occurs most frequently in the ovary and thyroid gland. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Tomography using x-ray transmission and a computer algorithm to reconstruct the image.
Severe inability of the LIVER to perform its normal metabolic functions, as evidenced by severe JAUNDICE and abnormal serum levels of AMMONIA; BILIRUBIN; ALKALINE PHOSPHATASE; ASPARTATE AMINOTRANSFERASE; LACTATE DEHYDROGENASES; and albumin/globulin ratio. (Blakiston's Gould Medical Dictionary, 4th ed)
Tumors or cancer of the COLON or the RECTUM or both. Risk factors for colorectal cancer include chronic ULCERATIVE COLITIS; FAMILIAL POLYPOSIS COLI; exposure to ASBESTOS; and irradiation of the CERVIX UTERI.
A malignant neoplasm characterized by the formation of numerous, irregular, finger-like projections of fibrous stroma that is covered with a surface layer of neoplastic epithelial cells. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Immunoglobulins produced in response to VIRAL ANTIGENS.
Molecular products metabolized and secreted by neoplastic tissue and characterized biochemically in cells or body fluids. They are indicators of tumor stage and grade as well as useful for monitoring responses to treatment and predicting recurrence. Many chemical groups are represented including hormones, antigens, amino and nucleic acids, enzymes, polyamines, and specific cell membrane proteins and lipids.
Neoplasms composed of muscle tissue: skeletal, cardiac, or smooth. The concept does not refer to neoplasms located in muscles.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Specialized phagocytic cells of the MONONUCLEAR PHAGOCYTE SYSTEM found on the luminal surface of the hepatic sinusoids. They filter bacteria and small foreign proteins out of the blood, and dispose of worn out red blood cells.
Neoplasms composed of glandular tissue, an aggregation of epithelial cells that elaborate secretions, and of any type of epithelium itself. The concept does not refer to neoplasms located in the various glands or in epithelial tissue.
Proteins, glycoprotein, or lipoprotein moieties on surfaces of tumor cells that are usually identified by monoclonal antibodies. Many of these are of either embryonic or viral origin.
Tumors or cancer of the SPLEEN.
Diseases of the domestic dog (Canis familiaris). This term does not include diseases of wild dogs, WOLVES; FOXES; and other Canidae for which the heading CARNIVORA is used.
Tetraspanin proteins that are involved in a variety of cellular functions including BASEMENT MEMBRANE assembly, and in the formation of a molecular complexes on the surface of LYMPHOCYTES.
Tumors or cancer of the INTESTINES.
Tumors or cancer of the TESTIS. Germ cell tumors (GERMINOMA) of the testis constitute 95% of all testicular neoplasms.
A country in northern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Libya and the Gaza Strip, and the Red Sea north of Sudan, and includes the Asian Sinai Peninsula Its capital is Cairo.
Administration of vaccines to stimulate the host's immune response. This includes any preparation intended for active immunological prophylaxis.
Tumors or cancer of the COLON.
Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.
The presence of viruses in the blood.
A malignant cystic or semisolid tumor most often occurring in the ovary. Rarely, one is solid. This tumor may develop from a mucinous cystadenoma, or it may be malignant at the onset. The cysts are lined with tall columnar epithelial cells; in others, the epithelium consists of many layers of cells that have lost normal structure entirely. In the more undifferentiated tumors, one may see sheets and nests of tumor cells that have very little resemblance to the parent structure. (Hughes, Obstetric-Gynecologic Terminology, 1972, p184)
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... appendicitis Right upper quadrant Liver: hepatomegaly, fatty liver, hepatitis, liver cancer, abscess Gallbladder and biliary ... Discussing with the patient any family history of disease processes, focusing on conditions that might resemble the patient's ... benign or malignant neoplasms Large bowel obstruction caused by colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, volvulus, fecal ... tumours Liver Inflammatory: hepatitis, liver abscess Pancreatic Inflammatory: pancreatitis Renal and urological Inflammation: ...
Patients undergoing HAI therapy therefore have regular liver function tests to monitor any damage to the liver. As previously ... Breedis C, Young G (September-October 1954). "The blood supply of neoplasms in the liver". The American Journal of Pathology. ... The most common toxicities caused by the chemotherapeutic agents were gastrointestinal symptoms, chemical hepatitis, and bone ... Before the placement of the HAI pump, the patients undergo an arteriogram to outline the blood supply of the liver and to ...
March 1995). "Extramedullary erythropoiesis in human liver grafts". Hepatology. 21 (3): 689-96. doi:10.1002/hep.1840210314. ... EMH in the lymph nodes is usually associated with underlying hematopoietic neoplasms. Myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) tend ... High expression levels of CXCL12 were found in the human spleens of EMH-positive patients compared to those who were EMH- ... Later, they migrate to the fetal liver where the majority of physiologic EMH takes place. Finally, once the bone marrow has ...
The hepatitis B vaccine prevents infection with hepatitis B virus and thus decreases the risk of liver cancer.[126] The ... most patients with invasive cancer are over 65.[172] According to cancer researcher Robert A. Weinberg, "If we lived long ... They form a subset of neoplasms. A neoplasm or tumor is a group of cells that have undergone unregulated growth and will often ... hepatitis B, hepatitis C, human papillomavirus infection, Epstein-Barr virus and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).[2] These ...
... www.cancer.gov/types/liver/patient/adult-liver-treatment-pdq#section/all. Adalwyd 29 September 2016. ... Endocrine gland cancer, clefyd yr afu, rare hepatic and biliary tract tumor, liver neoplasm, hepatobiliary system cancer ... Achosir y rhan fwyaf o gyflyrau canser yr afu gan sirosis o ganlyniad i hepatitis B, hepatitis C, neu alcohol.[3] Ymhlith yr ... Ceir rhai llai cyffredin yn ogystal, er enghraifft neoplasm systig mwsinog a neoplasm bustlaidd papilaidd anhydradwyol. Gellir ...
... viral hepatitis, immunosuppression and nutritional deficiency. The liver damage can consist of damage to liver cells, hepatic ... As more than half of cancer patients are elderly, this adverse effect is only relevant for a minority of patients. A study in ... Survivors of childhood cancer are more than 13 times as likely to get a secondary neoplasm during the 30 years after treatment ... Hepatotoxicity (liver damage) can be caused by many cytotoxic drugs. The susceptibility of an individual to liver damage can be ...
Transplantation: Cold agglutinin-mediated hemolytic anemia has been described in patients after living-donor liver ... Causes of the monoclonal secondary disease include the following: B-cell neoplasms - Waldenström macroglobulinemia, lymphoma, ... hepatitis C. Bacterial infections: Legionnaire disease, syphilis, listeriosis and Escherichia coli. Parasitic infections: ... Only patients who have serious symptoms related to anemia or have a Raynaud type syndrome that constitutes a threat to life or ...
... and/or cirrhosis of the liver due to hepatitis B or C virus. The plasmacytoid cells in PEL are also commonly infected with the ... In this study, patients with advanced Ann Arbor Stage III or IV disease had a particularly poor survival rate at 1 year of 25 ... This lymphoma also belongs to a group of lymphoid neoplasms with plasmablastic differentiation that involve malignant ... hepatitis complicated by cirrhosis caused by hepatitis B or C viral infection, or of old age. PEL occurring in the elderly ...
Liver and Biliary Tract Disease Chapter 329: Approach to the Patient with Liver Disease Chapter 330: Evaluation of Liver ... Chronic Hepatitis Chapter 335: Alcoholic Liver Disease Chapter 336: Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Diseases and Nonalcoholic ... Neoplasms of the Lung Chapter 75: Breast Cancer Chapter 76: Upper Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers Chapter 77: Lower ... Function Chapter 331: The Hyperbilirubinemias Chapter 332: Acute Viral Hepatitis Chapter 333: Toxic and Drug-Induced Hepatitis ...
Focal hepatitis: Aspirin (c) Chronic hepatitis: Methyldopa, diclofenac Liver injury leads to impairment of bile flow and cases ... liver function will return to normal if the offending drug is stopped early. Additionally, the patient may require supportive ... Oral contraceptives Neoplasms have been described with prolonged exposure to some medications or toxins. Hepatocellular ... Drug-induced liver injury is a cause of acute and chronic liver disease caused specifically by medications. The liver plays a ...
Patients may present with one or both types of autoantibodies; if both are present, the disease is termed "mixed-type" AIHA. ... Less common causes of warm-type AIHA include neoplasms other than lymphoid, and infection. Secondary cold type AIHA is also ... phagocytic cells of the liver. Phagocytic AIHA is termed extravascular, whereas complement-mediated lysis of RBCs is termed ... leukemia Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and other blood cancers Epstein-Barr virus Cytomegalovirus Mycoplasma pneumonia Hepatitis HIV ...
Live birth rate is 15.2 per 1000, and mortality rate is 13.7 per 1000. In 2016 infant mortality rate was 9.0 per 1000 live ... which laid foundation for the elimination of hepatitis C in Georgia. The services are provided for persons with hepatitis C ... The major causes of death are diseases of the circulatory system, neoplasms, diseases of respiratory system and accidents and ... The Universal health Care program covers the planned outpatient, urgent outpatient-in-patient and planned surgical services, as ...
"Hepatic splenosis mimicking HCC in a patient with hepatitis C liver cirrhosis and mildly raised alpha feto protein; the ... "Hypersplenism caused by an accessory spleen mimicking an intra-abdominal neoplasm: report of a case". Surg. Today. 39 (9): 818- ...
... neoplasms and others. In most patients, chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis is correlated to abnormalities in cell mediated ... Thyroid function test Liver function test Cellular immunity test Skin biopsy Genetic testing Management for an individual with ... hepatitis, seizures, hematuria and meningitis. There are a number of disorders associated with chronic mucocutaneous ... Patients with autosomal-dominant mucocutaneous candidiasis may be at risk for epidermoid esophageal cancer due to the ...
Contrast enhanced CT is used to monitor lung, liver, and lymph node metastasis. A bone scan is used to detect and monitor bone ... Erdafitinib has shown a response rate of 40% in these patients. Five immunotherapy agents has been approved in the US for use ... neoplasms of the urinary bladder. Bladder Consensus Conference Committee". The American Journal of Surgical Pathology. 22 (12 ... granulomatous hepatitis, granulomatous nephritis, interstitial nephritis, infectious vasculitis and disseminated infection. ...
Two patients went into remission, while the presence of leukemia in the third patient reduced by 70%. One of the patients had ... Exposure to Agent Orange increases the risk of CLL, and exposure to hepatitis C virus may increase the risk. There is no clear ... Many people with CLL lead normal and active lives for many years-in some cases for decades. Because of its slow onset, early- ... Hairy cell leukemia is also a neoplasm of B lymphocytes, but the neoplastic cells have a distinct morphology under the ...
... viral hepatitis, immunosuppression and nutritional deficiency. The liver damage can consist of damage to liver cells, hepatic ... Patients frequently fail to understand its limitations. In one study of patients who had been newly diagnosed with incurable, ... Secondary neoplasm[edit]. Development of secondary neoplasia after successful chemotherapy or radiotherapy treatment can occur ... Hepatotoxicity (liver damage) can be caused by many cytotoxic drugs. The susceptibility of an individual to liver damage can be ...
Chronic heavy alcohol consumption can cause fatty liver, cirrhosis, and alcoholic hepatitis. Treatment options are limited and ... liver disease, and malignant neoplasms. The psychiatric disorders which are associated with alcoholism include major depression ... Approximately half of patients attending mental health services for conditions including anxiety disorders such as panic ... Typically the liver eliminates 99% of acetaldehyde produced. However, liver disease and certain genetic enzyme deficiencies ...
Of solid tumor neoplasms, ovarian cancer is most likely to provoke eosinophilia, though any other cancer can cause the ... Drug- induced hepatitis marked by immunoallergic pathology, which has much bidirectional crossover with DRESS syndrome, is ... Patients displaying eosinophilia overexpress a gene encoding an eosinophil hematopoietin. A translocation between chromosomes 5 ... Specific test for causative conditions are performed, often including chest x-ray, urinalysis, liver and kidney function tests ...
People get liver cancer (also called hepatocellular carcinoma, HCC or hepatoma) typically from a prolonged Hepatitis B or C ... from patients who had never had a gastric malignant neoplasm), non-tumor tissue adjacent to a gastric cancer, and gastric ... Liver cancer may bring about yellowing of the skin and eyes (jaundice), itching (pruritus), or cause a buildup of fluid in the ... Nevertheless, if the cancer is caught soon enough, patients can have a five-year survival rate of 90% or above. By the time ...
"Higher percentage of CD133+ cells is associated with poor prognosis in colon carcinoma patients with stage IIIB". Journal of ... "CD133-positive hepatocellular carcinoma in an area endemic for hepatitis B virus infection". BMC Cancer. 9: 324. doi:10.1186/ ... "Characterization of CD133+ parenchymal cells in the liver: histology and culture". World Journal of Gastroenterology. 15 (39): ... "CD133 expression pattern distinguishes intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms from ductal adenocarcinomas of the pancreas" ( ...
As a rule, patients with normal blood pressure retain normal alertness with ICP of 25-40 mmHg (unless tissue shifts at the same ... doi:10.1002/hep.20703. PMID 15841455. S2CID 6216605. Orlando Regional Healthcare, Education and Development. 2004. "Overview of ... In cases of confirmed brain neoplasm, dexamethasone is given to decrease ICP. Although the exact mechanism is unknown, current ... Papilledema at eMedicine Polson J, Lee WM (2005). "AASLD position paper: the management of acute liver failure". Hepatology. 41 ...
b) Focal hepatitis: Aspirin. (c) Chronic hepatitis: Methyldopa, diclofenac. Cholestasis. Liver injury leads to impairment of ... In most cases, liver function will return to normal if the offending drug is stopped early. Additionally, the patient may ... Neoplasm. Neoplasms have been described with prolonged exposure to some medications or toxins. Hepatocellular carcinoma, ... Toxic liver disease. Toxin induced liver disease. Drug induced liver disease. Drug induced liver damage. Drug induced liver ...
In sanitary living conditions and with ample food and water available, an otherwise healthy patient typically recovers from the ... hepatitis, chronic pancreatitis, or cirrhosis. Bile pigments from the liver give stool its brownish color. If there is ... ulcerative colitis and neoplasms (cancer). Also, feces may be analyzed for any fecal occult blood, which is indicative of a ... "Prognostic impact of fecal pH in critically ill patients". Critical Care. 16 (4): R119. doi:10.1186/cc11413. PMC 3580696. PMID ...
Viruses that are known to cause cancer such as HPV (cervical cancer), Hepatitis B (liver cancer), and EBV (a type of lymphoma ... Mutant cells in neoplasms compete for space and resources. Thus, a clone with a mutation in a tumor suppressor gene or oncogene ... More than half of gastric cancer patients have lymph node metastasis when they are initially diagnosed. The gastritis caused by ... doi:10.1002/hep.27353. PMID 25098666. Finkin S, Yuan D, Stein I, Taniguchi K, Weber A, Unger K, et al. (December 2015). " ...
Experts recommend that SMZL patients who also have hepatitis C virus infection should be treated with drugs that act to ... and/or liver. While generally a progressive disease, patients with early stage primary small intestinal MZL may have ... "The 2016 revision of the World Health Organization classification of lymphoid neoplasms". Blood. 127 (20): 2375-90. doi:10.1182 ... A minority of patients have been treated by watchful waiting but most patients have been subjected to surgery, radiotherapy, ...
The hepatitis B vaccine prevents infection with hepatitis B virus and thus decreases the risk of liver cancer. The ... They form a subset of neoplasms. A neoplasm or tumor is a group of cells that have undergone unregulated growth and will often ... Western conceptions of patients' rights for people with cancer include a duty to fully disclose the medical situation to the ... In the developing world, 15% of cancers are due to infections such as Helicobacter pylori, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, human ...
"Live Science. Retrieved 7 May 2018.. *^ a b Bryant, Clifton. Handbook of Death and Dying. California: Sage Publications, Inc, ... They aim to determine, clarify, or confirm medical diagnoses that remained unknown or unclear prior to the patient's death.[10] ... "Treatable abdominal pathologic conditions and unsuspected malignant neoplasms at autopsy in veterans who received mechanical ... and even viral hepatitis.[13] ... If infant, determine live birth and viability. For example, a ...
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In the comorbid structure of these patients, most frequently present are malignant neoplasms, locomotorium disorders, skin and ... drug-induced hepatitis resulting from chemotherapy against TB, prescribed due to the conversion of tubercular tests). ... "Relation Between Quality of Life and Chronic Illnesses in Elderly Living in Residential Homes: A Prospective Study". ... Since patients often do not know how severe their conditions are, nurses were originally supposed to review a patient's chart ...
Marshall B.J., Warren J.R. (1984). "Unidentified curved bacilli in the stomach patients with gastritis and peptic ulceration". ... Liver. *Hepatitis *Viral hepatitis. *Autoimmune hepatitis. *Alcoholic hepatitis. *Cirrhosis *PBC. *Fatty liver *NASH ... Salih, Barik (June 2007). "H pylori infection and other risk factors associated with peptic ulcers in Turkish patients: A ... Neoplasms and cancer. *Inflammatory bowel disease. *Gluten sensitivity. *Other. *Symptoms and signs *eponymous ...
If an adenomatous polyp is found with sigmoidoscopy or if a polyp is found with any other diagnostic modality, the patient must ... Some polyps are tumors (neoplasms) and others are nonneoplastic (for example, hyperplastic or dysplastic). The neoplastic ones ... Liver. *Hepatitis *Viral hepatitis. *Autoimmune hepatitis. *Alcoholic hepatitis. *Cirrhosis *PBC. *Fatty liver *NASH ... If adenomatous polyps are detected during this procedure, it is most likely that the patient will have to undergo a colonoscopy ...
Opioid pain relievers may be used for patients with severe pain. Antiemetics may be administered if the patient is vomiting. ... "Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990-2015 ... Neoplasms, benign or malignant. *Intussusception. *Volvulus. *Superior mesenteric artery syndrome, a compression of the ... The patient is examined several times a day, and X-ray images are made to ensure he or she is not getting clinically worse.[22] ...
August 2010). "A systematic review of viral infections associated with oral involvement in cancer patients: a spotlight on ... live-attenuated) HSV vaccine are undergoing human testing.[citation needed] ... Hepatitis B (Hepatitis B virus). *Herpes simplex *HSV-1 & HSV-2. *Molluscum contagiosum (MCV) ... Salivary gland neoplasms *Benign: Basal cell adenoma. *Canalicular adenoma. *Ductal papilloma. *Monomorphic adenoma ...
... can induce a chronic viral infection that leads to liver cancer in 0.47% of hepatitis B patients per year (especially in Asia, ... "A Transmissible Avian Neoplasm (Sarcoma of the Common Fowl)". Journal of Experimental Medicine. 12 (5): 696-705. doi:10.1084/ ... Liver cirrhosis, whether from chronic viral hepatitis infection or alcoholism, is associated with the development of liver ... Hepatitis viruses, including hepatitis B and hepatitis C, ... Hepatitis. DNA virus. HBV (B). RNA virus. CBV. HAV (A). HCV (C) ...
Besides the skin, other organs, such as the liver or brain, may also be affected (causing hepatitis or encephalitis[27][28] ... Mortality rates in treated patients are decreasing.[104]. References. *^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w ... Salivary gland neoplasms *Benign: Basal cell adenoma. *Canalicular adenoma. *Ductal papilloma. *Monomorphic adenoma ... They include a live-virus vaccine and a non-live subunit vaccine.[49][50] ...
Hepatitis. DNA virus. HBV (B). RNA virus. CBV. HAV (A). HCV (C). HDV (D). HEV (E). HGV (G). ... Frequency of lymphoid neoplasms. (Source: Modified from WHO Blue Book on Tumour of Hematopoietic and Lymphoid Tissues. 2001, p ... The endemic variant (also called "African variant") most commonly occurs in children living in malaria endemic regions of the ... This rapid response to chemotherapy can be hazardous to the patient, as a phenomenon called "tumor lysis syndrome" could occur ...
... patient derived tumor xenografts (PDXs) have been created by orthotopic implantation of patient tumor samples ... "Erin Buenger had a zest for living life fully". The Bryan College Station Eagle. April 12, 2009. Archived from the original on ... Nervous tissue tumors/NS neoplasm/Neuroectodermal tumor (ICD-O 9350-9589) (C70-C72, D32-D33, 191-192/225) ... With current treatments, patients with low and intermediate risk disease have an excellent prognosis with cure rates above 90% ...
Myeloproliferative neoplasm, Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, Pericarditis, Paraneoplastic syndrome, Paroxysmal nocturnal ... Hepatic encephalopathy (T/ good article since 13 April 2010), Hepatic veno-occlusive disease, Hepatitis, Hepatitis C, Herpes ... Patient safety (T), Royal College of Physicians (T), SBAR (T), Surviving Sepsis Campaign (T), Syndrome (T) ... Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (T/ good article since 23 March 2011), Leopard syndrome, Liver disease (T), Liver failure, ...
http://www.uptodate.com/patients/content/topic.do?topicKey=~AewAWy90g.DiQX *↑ http://www.usdrugrecall.com/category/kugel- ... Liver. *Hepatitis *Viral hepatitis. *Autoimmune hepatitis. *Alcoholic hepatitis. *Cirrhosis *PBC. *Fatty liver *NASH ... Neoplasms and cancer. *Inflammatory bowel disease. *Gluten sensitivity. *Other. *Symptoms and signs *eponymous ...
"Multiple effects of Honokiol on the life cycle of hepatitis C virus". Liver International. 32 (6): 989-97. doi:10.1111/j.1478- ... However, its antithrombotic effects could cause hemorrhage especially in patients with conditions that would put them at a ... So potent is honokiol's pro-apoptotic effects that it overcomes even notoriously drug resistant neoplasms such as multiple ... Honokiol has been shown to inhibit hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in vitro.[25] It has weak in vitro activity against human ...
... autoimmune hepatitis, acute hepatitis, fulminant liver failure, and cirrhosis, as well as an increased risk of hepatocellular ... In any case, liver toxicity with CPA occurs mostly in prostate cancer patients who take very high doses of the medication (200- ... ISBN 978-0-323-32195-2. Meningeal Neoplasms-Advances in Research and Treatment: 2012 Edition: ScholarlyBrief. ScholarlyEditions ... Patients being treated with high-dose CPA should be closely monitored with liver function tests. The risk is dose-dependent, ...
Factor X (F10) is frequently expressed in normal liver and in liver cancers. SeV constructs were created with a modified ... V. Senin and his team as an anticancer agent in a few dozen patients affected by various malignancies with metastatic growth in ... It is also overexpressed in some cell lines originating from various malignant neoplasms. Thus, it is highly expressed in ... March 2005). "Regulating intracellular antiviral defense and permissiveness to hepatitis C virus RNA replication through a ...
"Liver repopulation by c-Met-positive stem/progenitor cells isolated from the developing rat liver". Hepato-gastroenterology. 51 ... Zhou L, Wei X, Cheng L, Tian J, Jiang JJ (March 2007). "CD133, one of the markers of cancer stem cells in Hep-2 cell line". The ... Misago N, Narisawa Y (September 2006). "Cytokeratin 15 expression in neoplasms with sebaceous differentiation". Journal of ... is associated with a poor outcome in childhood ALL and may account for the worse prognosis in male patients and T-cell ...
1,022 chronic hepatitis C patients treated with interferon were followed by ultrasonography for 13 to 97 months (median 36 ... To elucidate the risk factors for liver carcinogenesis and to examine the incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) after ... DOI: 10.1002/hep.510270529 Abstract To elucidate the risk factors for liver carcinogenesis and to examine the incidence of ... Risk factors for hepatocellular carcinoma and its incidence after interferon treatment in patients with chronic hepatitis C. ...
doi: 10.1002/hep.23641. Research Support, Non-U.S. Govt ... doi: 10.1002/hep.23641.. Risk of malignant neoplasms of liver ... The overall hazard rate of malignant neoplasm of the liver was 32.76 and 17.41 per 10,000 patient-years, respectively, for ... Compared with control subjects, diabetic patients had a two-fold increased risk of malignant neoplasm of the liver, but this ... This population-based study confirms the association of diabetes with liver neoplasm and suggests that diabetic patients with ...
Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a leading risk factor for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). HBV integration into the host ... Hepatitis B virus / physiology * Host-Pathogen Interactions / genetics * Humans * Liver Neoplasms / genetics* ... The effects of hepatitis B virus integration into the genomes of hepatocellular carcinoma patients Genome Res. 2012 Apr;22(4): ... Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a leading risk factor for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). HBV integration into the host ...
... patients with cirrhosis of any etiology or hemochromatosis (9,10), and possibly patients with hepatitis C virus infection and ... Neoplasms of the liver. New York: Springer-Verlag, 1987:189-97. * Di Bisceglie AM, Rustgi VK, Hoofnagle JH, Dusheiko GM, Lotze ... Association of hepatitis B virus infection with hepatocellular carcinoma in American patients. Int J Cancer 1980;26:711-5. ... Prevalence of antibodies to hepatitis C virus in Spanish patients with hepatocellular carcinoma and cirrhosis. Lancet 1989;2: ...
Liver disease such as cirrhosis, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, or primary or metastatic neoplasm. ... Patient must have a reliable caregiver that is in frequent or daily contact with the patient, who will accompany the patient to ... An Evaluation of Three Doses of NS 2330 in Patients With Mild to Moderate Dementia of the Alzheimers Type. The safety and ... Patients may be included in this study if they meet all of the following criteria:. *Male, and female without child bearing ...
Among malignant neoplasms, liver cancer held the highest value for expected years of life lost among men and the second highest ... The long-term outcomes of patients with compensated hepatitis C virus-related cirrhosis and history of parenteral exposure in ... In 2007, 8,389 men and 2,755 women died from malignant neoplasms of the liver and intrahepatic bile ducts.7 According to the ... Because HBV or HCV infection is usually asymptomatic, hepatitis viral carriers cannot recognize their eligibility for liver ...
... gov We propose a randomized controlled study to compare the treatment efficacy of microwave ablation to liver resection for hep ... It closely resembles the human hepatitis B virus.. Carcinoma, Hepatocellular. A primary malignant neoplasm of epithelial liver ... Microwave Ablation Versus Liver Resection For Early Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Patients With Borderline Liver Function. 2018- ... Open Liver Resection, Laparoscopic Liver Resection, and Percutaneous Thermal Ablation for Patients with Solitary Small ...
LDH was identified to be elevated in more than 50% of patients. Liver function test might be deranged in few patients. The ... Antibodies to hepatitis C and hepatitis B surface antigen were negative. He underwent esophagogastroduodenoscopy and ... These pathological features were consistent with a diagnosis of spindle cell neoplasm, low grade leiomyosarcoma involving the ... six patients with primary hepatic angiosarcoma and thirteen patients with metastatic sarcoma underwent liver transplantation ...
Liver-specific variables were summarized. Results Preoperatively, 11.3% of patients had hepatitis B or C or both, whereas 9.2% ... Liver-specific variables were summarized. Results Preoperatively, 11.3% of patients had hepatitis B or C or both, whereas 9.2% ... Liver-specific variables were summarized. Results Preoperatively, 11.3% of patients had hepatitis B or C or both, whereas 9.2% ... Liver-specific variables were summarized. Results Preoperatively, 11.3% of patients had hepatitis B or C or both, whereas 9.2% ...
However, the association of untreated chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection with chronic kidney disease (CKD) remains ... Chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection and chronic kidney disease (CKD) have high prevalences in Taiwan and worldwide. ... Risk of malignant neoplasms of liver and biliary tract in diabetic patients with different age and sex stratifications. ... Sex differences in response to hepatitis B infection among patients receiving chronic dialysis treatment. Proc Natl Acad Sci U ...
About 90% of HCCs develop in cirrhotic livers, mainly associated with hepatitis B or C. Liver transplantation (LTx) is now the ... Hepatocarcinoma (HCC) is the most common malignant neoplasm of the liver and the sixth leading cause of cancer mortality ... Liver resection in hepatitis B-related hepatocellular carcinoma: clinical outcomes and safety in overweight and obese patients ... Liver Transpl. 2014;20(9):1045-56. [ Links ] 11 Washburn K, Edwards E, Harper A, Freeman RB. Hepatocellular carcinoma patients ...
She had undergone deceased-donor liver transplantation (LT) for hepatitis B virus related liver cirrhosis without ... Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor (IMT) is an uncommon mesenchymal neoplasm, and its presence in a grafted liver is ... Patient concerns:. A 54-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital with a half-month history of intermittent melena. ... The patients gastrointestinal bleeding was controlled, but the symptoms associated with portal hypertension worsened. Attempts ...
The purpose of this study is to evaluate Sorafenib and local microtherapy guided by Primovist enhanced MRI in patients with... ... A primary malignant neoplasm of epithelial liver cells. It ranges from a well-differentiated tumor with EPITHELIAL CELLS ... Hepatitis B Virus, Woodchuck. An ORTHOHEPADNAVIRUS causing chronic liver disease and hepatocellular carcinoma in woodchucks. It ... Patients with a diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma will receive either:. - local ablation therapy of liver lesions by ...
Effect of switching to Tenofavir with emtricitabine in patients with chronic hepatitis B failing to respond to an Adefovir- ... Seminars in Liver Disease 24(2): 209-13, 2004.. Liu LU, Schiano TD, Jaffe DL, Fishbein TM: Endoscopic diagnosis of bleeding ... Invasive Colloid Carcinoma Arising from Intraductal Papillary Neoplasm in a 50Year-Old Woman with Primary Sclerosing ... Kim S, Kedia P, Jaffe D, Ahmad N.: Impact of capsule endoscopy findings on patient outcomes. Digestive Diseases and Sciences 54 ...
Patients with hepatitis C with advanced liver disease or cirrhosis treated with SVR are still at risk of developing HCC, and ... HCC is responsible for 75%-85% of cases of primary liver neoplasms. The annual estimated global incidence is 500,000 to ... BCLC D comprises patients with end-stage HCC. This group includes non-liver transplant patients with severe liver dysfunction ... Liver transplantation. Liver transplantation is the treatment of choice for patients with early HCC and impaired liver function ...
Liver Failure * Robotics * Hepatitis C * Portal Vein * Liver Neoplasms * Bile * Hepatitis B ... Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of Patterns of care among patients undergoing hepatic resection: A query of the ... Patterns of care among patients undergoing hepatic resection: A query of the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program- ...
OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has a liver neoplasm? What are the typical findings ... Hepatitis B and hepatitis C are the most common etiologic agents worldwide in endemic areas but are observed much less often in ... OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has a liver neoplasm? What are the typical findings ... What are the possible outcomes of liver neoplasms?. Hepatoblastoma that can be resected is typically very curable. Certain ...
... or hepatitis C polymerase chain reaction (PCR). *Vaccination with any live virus vaccine within 4 weeks prior to the initiation ... Stomach Neoplasms. Hematologic Neoplasms. Neoplasm Metastasis. Neoplasms. Neoplasms by Site. Gastrointestinal Neoplasms. ... Known history of hepatitis B (except in hepatocellular carcinoma) or hepatitis C infection or known positive test for hepatitis ... A Study of MGD013 in Patients With Unresectable or Metastatic Neoplasms. The safety and scientific validity of this study is ...
... in patients with chronic hepatitis B failing to respond to an Adefovir-containing regimen European Journal of Gastro and Hep 18 ... Endoscopic Therapy is Effective for Recurrent Anastomotic Biliary Strictures after Orthotopic Liver Transplantation. Annals of ... Invasive Colloid Carcinoma Arising from Intraductal Papillary Neoplasm in a 50Year-Old Woman with Primary Sclerosing ... Kim S, Kedia P, Jaffe D, Ahmad N.: Impact of capsule endoscopy findings on patient outcomes. Digestive Diseases and Sciences 54 ...
Hepatitis, Chronic; Liver Cirrhosis; Liver Diseases, Alcoholic; Liver Neoplasms Main Research Area: Medical science Publication ... Liver Cirrhosis/complications; Liver Diseases, Alcoholic/complications; Liver Neoplasms/diagnosis; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; ... Alcohol-related liver disease and chronic viral hepatitis B or C were responsible for 55 and 31% of cases, respectively. Median ... Survival was poorer in patients seen for the first time when the diagnosis of HCC was made than in patients followed in the ...
Therefore, assessment of patients for potential liver resection for HCC requires evaluation of the patient, liver function, ... 22 In patients with a lower risk of HCC (eg, non‐cirrhotic patients and those without hepatitis B) or when imaging ... Unlike other malignant neoplasms, the diagnosis of HCC may be made principally on radiological criteria. The Liver Imaging ... Liver resection is indicated and recommended for HCC in patients in whom the tumour is confined to the liver and can be ...
155.0 Malignant Neoplasm of Liver Primary, 571.2 Alcoholic Cirrhosis of Liver. 571.40 Chronic Hepatitis Unspecified, 571.41 ... 2. End stage liver disease is present and the patient shows at least one of the following:. *Ascites, refractactory to ... 571.49 Other Chronic Hepatitis. 571.5 Cirrhosis of Liver without Alcohol. 571.6 Biliary Cirrhosis, 572.2 Hepatic Coma. 573.3 ... The patient may not meet the criteria, yet still be appropriate for hospice care because of other co-morbidities or a rapid ...
Hepatitis B, Chronic; Hepatitis C, Chronic; Humans; Liver Cirrhosis; Liver Neoplasms; Male; Middle Aged; Neoplasms; Prognosis; ... Extrahepatic cancers are the leading cause of death in patients achieving hepatitis B virus control or hepatitis C virus ... biopsy-proven hepatitis B virus (HBV) or hepatitis C virus (HCV) cirrhosis, (2) Child-Pugh A, or (3) absence of previous liver ... The impact of sustained viral response (SVR) in HCV patients and maintained viral suppression in HBV patients were assessed ...
Hepatitis B e Antigens; Humans; Incidence; Liver Cirrhosis; Liver Diseases; Liver Neoplasms; Male; Middle Aged Main Research ... At entry into the study all patients were tested for hepatitis B e antigen (HBeAg; 34% of patients were HBeAg-positive) and ... antibody to hepatitis delta virus (anti-HDV; 20% of patients were anti-HDV-positive); 48% of 252 patients tested were hepatitis ... European, white patients with compensated cirrhosis type B are at consistent risk for HCC. Prognostic factors for HCC reflect ...
Neoplasms. • Hepatitis. • Liver. • Hepatitis C. • Liver Neoplasms. • Research Personnel. • Specialty Chemicals and Products. • ... Chronic hepatitis C infection is a leading cause of liver cancer, and half of liver cancer patients have underlying chronic ... Study Reaffirms Safety of Hepatitis C Meds in Liver Cancer Patients By Robert Preidt TUESDAY, Feb. 12, 2019 (HealthDay News ... "gained a lot of press and sparked fear about treating liver cancer patients for their hepatitis C," said Dr. Amit Singal. He is ...
... which resembled autoimmune hepatitis. Thirty-four patients (60.7%) developed cholestatic or mixed-type liver injury, although ... Immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) have improved the survival rate of patients carrying various malignant neoplasms. Despite ... Association between Smoking and Liver Fibrosis among Patients with. Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease*. Abstract: Objective. We ... The patients were divided into three groups: group I (acute viral hepatitis B or C), group II (chronic hepatitis B or C), and ...
Liver Neoplasms/immunology*. *Male. *Middle Aged. Substances. *Antigen-Antibody Complex. *Epitopes. *Hepatitis B Surface ... Hepatitis B surface antigen containing immune complexes occur in seronegative hepatocellular carcinoma patients.. Brown SE, ... groups of patients with primary hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). No differences were observed between the two patient groups ... and HCC in antigen negative patients. Furthermore, the HBsAg IC in HCC patients differ from those in other HBV infected ...
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  • High-risk groups for HCC in which screening could be considered include HBV carriers (6,8), patients with cirrhosis of any etiology or hemochromatosis (9,10), and possibly patients with hepatitis C virus infection and other non-A, non-B hepatitis infections (11,12). (cdc.gov)
  • Most HCCs develop in patients who have chronic liver disease or cirrhosis ( 2 ). (aacrjournals.org)
  • The annual incidence of HCC among compensated cirrhosis patients was estimated between 1.4% and 3.3% ( 3 - 5 ). (aacrjournals.org)
  • The National Cancer Screening Program of the Ministry for Health, Welfare, and Family Affairs recommends screening for HCC using ultrasonography and serum α-fetoprotein every 6 months for those who are 40 years of age or older and who are HBV or HCV carriers or have liver cirrhosis. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Results Preoperatively, 11.3% of patients had hepatitis B or C or both, whereas 9.2% had cirrhosis. (elsevier.com)
  • About 90% of HCCs develop in cirrhotic livers, mainly associated with hepatitis B or C. Liver transplantation (LTx) is now the best treatment for patients with cirrhosis and HCC 1 . (scielo.br)
  • She had undergone deceased-donor liver transplantation (LT) for hepatitis B virus related liver cirrhosis without hepatocellular carcinoma 5 months previously. (ovid.com)
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma should be considered in patients with cirrhosis, galactosemia, tyrosinemia, glycogen storage disease or alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • OBJECTIVE: Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a common cause of cancer, and most HCC patients have underlying cirrhosis. (forskningsdatabasen.dk)
  • HCC usually develops in the setting of chronic liver disease, and cirrhosis is present in 85-90% of affected individuals. (mja.com.au)
  • The objective of the prospective multicenter Agence Nationale de Recherche sur le SIDA et les Hépatites virales CO12 CirVir cohort was to assess the occurrence of all clinical events in patients with compensated viral cirrhosis, including all types of cancer. (cepia.team)
  • Patients with the following inclusion criteria were enrolled in 35 French centers: (1) biopsy-proven hepatitis B virus (HBV) or hepatitis C virus (HCV) cirrhosis, (2) Child-Pugh A, or (3) absence of previous liver complications including primary liver cancer (PLC). (cepia.team)
  • Compared to the general French population, HCV cirrhosis is associated with a higher risk of EHC and the first cause of death in patients with viral cirrhosis who achieve virological control/eradication. (cepia.team)
  • In conclusion, a high proportion of patients with HBsAg-positive compensated cirrhosis do not experience worsening of their condition for several years, but once decompensation occurs life expectancy is poor. (forskningsdatabasen.dk)
  • European, white patients with compensated cirrhosis type B are at consistent risk for HCC. (forskningsdatabasen.dk)
  • Acute-on-chronic liver failure (ACLF) is a sudden, severe and life-threatening deterioration of liver function in patients with chronic and pre-existing liver diseases such as chronic hepatitis and liver cirrhosis. (nature.com)
  • Nocturnal supplementation is recommended by both the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition 10 and the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism guidelines 11 to avoid increased utilization of lean body stores to meet energy needs in patients with liver cirrhosis in the fasted state. (nature.com)
  • Late-night snacks (LES) with varying nutritional content (high in branched chain amino acids (BCAA) and/or carbohydrates) have been shown to ameliorate the extent to which fat and nitrogen are utilized in the fasted state in patients with liver cirrhosis and to improve over all nitrogen balance and quality of life. (nature.com)
  • About 50% of alcoholics have no detectable liver disease, 30% have alcoholic hepatitis, and 20% develop cirrhosis. (mhmedical.com)
  • Alcoholic liver disease may be manifested as fatty liver, alcoholic hepatitis, or alcoholic cirrhosis ( Figure 43-1 ). (mhmedical.com)
  • The aim of this study was to identify the serum levels of soluble Human leukocyte antigen-G (sHLAG) in HCC and liver cirrhosis (LC) patients. (omicsonline.org)
  • The study included 100 subjects divided into: 25 apparently healthy volunteers who served as healthy control subjects (group I), and 50 patients with untreated HCC on top of liver cirrhosis (group II) in addition to 25 cirrhotic patients (group III). (omicsonline.org)
  • Majority of HCC cases are due to infections and inflammations caused by hepatitis B and C viruses, risk factors such as obesity, cirrhosis (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic) [ 3 ]. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Heavy alcohol consumption, which is becoming a tendency in younger people, results in steatosis, alcoholic hepatitis, and cirrhosis [ 6 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • This response is recruited to the liver, in part, by the chemokine CXCL10, the serum and intrahepatic levels of which have been inversely linked to the outcome of interferon-based therapies for hepatitis C. Bystander tissue damage from this ineffective response is thought to lead to increased hepatocyte turnover and the development of fibrosis, cirrhosis, and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). (aacrjournals.org)
  • A common feature in patients with hepatocellular cancer is the presence of cirrhosis. (cancernetwork.com)
  • The risk of developing hepatocellular carcinoma is approximately 10% in patients with nutritional cirrhosis (micronodular), 20% in patients with cirrhosis secondary to hepatitis B, 13% in those with hemochromatosis, and 40% in those with alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency [1]. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Three conditions preclude liver resection: an unacceptable risk based on the degree of cirrhosis, evidence of extrahepatic disease, and tumor spread within the liver that prevents the attainment of clear surgical margins. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Presence of CRC, liver cirrhosis, elevated baseline alpha-fetoprotein level, and low platelet counts were independent predictors of HCC development in ALD patients. (nature.com)
  • The impact of interferon-alfa on the incidence of HCC is clearer in Asian patients and those with compensated cirrhosis, as several meta-analyses have consistently shown HCC risk reduction, compared to untreated patients. (bvsalud.org)
  • Geneva, Switzerland, Friday, 25 June 2010: Today, world renowned experts have assembled in Dubrovnik, Croatia to discuss the latest trends in treatment and cutting edge research in diagnostic techniques that will shape the future management of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) the third most common cause of cancer-related death globally, and a leading cause of death among patients with liver cirrhosis. (bio-medicine.org)
  • In western countries, alcoholism and viral hepatitis are the leading causes of cirrhosis and subsequent HCC. (bio-medicine.org)
  • When the tissues of the liver are damaged due to formation of scars, lumps, fibrosis resulting in the complete loss of liver functions it is known as Cirrhosis. (wockhardthospitals.com)
  • Patients with liver cirrhosis were excluded. (springer.com)
  • Cirrhosis is the end stage of chronic liver injury caused by viral hepatitis or alcohol intake. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Several previous studies demonstrate that hematopoietic BM stem cells transplantation improves the residual liver function in cirrhosis patients. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Serum HSP70 levels serially increased in patients the other investigations required for accomplishing with chronic hepatitis, liver cirrhosis, and liver the exclusion criteria. (who.int)
  • To investigate the effect of liver iron excess on the prevalence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in patients with NASH-related cirrhosis. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Hepatic iron was measured retrospectively with a semiquantitative method in liver biopsies of 153 patients with NASH-related cirrhosis: 51 with HCC and 102 controls without HCC, matched for age, sex and stage of liver disease. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Iron deposition in the liver was more frequent in patients with NASH-related cirrhosis with HCC than in HCC-free controls. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Liver iron overload may be associated with development of HCC in patients with NASH-related cirrhosis. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Nomogram for individualized prediction of hepatocellular carcinoma occurrence in hepatitis C virus cirrhosis (ANRS CO12 CirVir). (cepia.team)
  • The aim of this work was to develop an individualized score for predicting hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in patients with hepatitis C (HCV)-compensated cirrhosis. (cepia.team)
  • Among 1,323 patients with HCV cirrhosis enrolled in the French prospective ANRS CO12 CirVir cohort, 720 and 360 were randomly assigned to training and validation sets, respectively. (cepia.team)
  • This HCC score can accurately predict HCC at an individual level in French patients with HCV cirrhosis. (cepia.team)
  • The known risk factors for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) have been implicated for CHC including viral hepatitis and cirrhosis. (humpath.com)
  • Chronic HCV infection leads to inflammation of the liver (hepatitis), cirrhosis, end-stage liver disease, and hepatocellular carcinoma. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Retransplantation for de novo hepatocellular carcinoma in a liver allograft with recurrent hepatitis B cirrhosis 14 years after primary liver transplantation. (carbocation.com)
  • Chronic Diarrhea as First Manifestation of Liver Cirrhosis a. (lww.com)
  • Chronic diarrhea has been described as one manifestation of liver cirrhosis and HCC. (lww.com)
  • This report describes a patient with cirrhosis and HCC who presented with chronic diarrhea. (lww.com)
  • The majority of patients with HCC have underlying liver disease with resultant cirrhosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients with underlying liver disease require a greater volume of liver remnant to maintain hepatic function, thus, tumors that might normally be resectable in patients with normal liver parenchyma may not be resectable in the presence of cirrhosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients with Child-Pugh class C cirrhosis may be more likely to die of their underlying liver disease than of their HCC and are unlikely to tolerate arterial embolization well and therefore, embolization therapy is only indicated in patients with Child A or B cirrhosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although selective embolization of a solitary well circumscribed HCC in a patient with Child Class B cirrhosis might be well tolerated, embolization of a hemi-liver in a Child A patient with multifocal hepatoma involving more than 75% of the liver and with portal vein tumor thrombus may result in hepatic failure and severe death. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, if portal vein thrombosis develops due to liver cirrhosis, bleeding or other signs of liver disease may be present. (wikipedia.org)
  • The prevalence of PVT in patients with cirrhosis is unclear, with a wide variety of incidence claimed by various researchers (estimated to be 1 in 100 by some while others believe it affects nearly 1 in 4). (wikipedia.org)
  • Cirrhosis alters bleeding pathways thus patients are simultaneously at risk of uncontrolled bleeding and forming clots. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unless there are underlying reasons why it would be harmful, anticoagulation (low molecular weight heparin, followed by warfarin) is often initiated and maintained in patients who do not have cirrhosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Anticoagulation for patients with cirrhosis who experience portal vein thrombosis is usually not advised unless they have chronic PVT 1) with thrombophilia, 2) with clot burden in the mesenteric veins, or 3) inadequate blood supply to the bowels. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a leading risk factor for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). (nih.gov)
  • The objectives of this study were to identify demographic characteristics that may affect hepatitis carriers' awareness of their infection status, and to assess whether health-related behaviors differed by awareness of the infection. (aacrjournals.org)
  • college versus middle school or less), family history of liver cancer or disease, and marriage were associated with awareness of HBV infection status. (aacrjournals.org)
  • In conclusion, two thirds of HCV carriers and one fourth of HBV carriers in this study population were not aware of their infection status, and awareness of hepatitis infection status was significantly associated with other risk behaviors, such as alcohol consumption and cigarette smoking. (aacrjournals.org)
  • 9 Although the National Health Screening Program provided by the National Health Insurance Corporation (NHIC), which covers the entire South Korean population, measures anti-HBV antibody and HBV surface antigen, HBV carriers who have never participated in a health check-ups might not be aware of their hepatitis viral infection status. (aacrjournals.org)
  • If individuals are not aware of their hepatitis viral infection status, they will not receive appropriate cancer screenings. (aacrjournals.org)
  • The objectives of this study were to identify demographic characteristics associated with awareness of infection status among hepatitis carriers, and to assess whether health-related behaviors were different depending on a carrier's awareness of one's infection status. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection and chronic kidney disease (CKD) have high prevalences in Taiwan and worldwide. (biomedcentral.com)
  • However, the association of untreated chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection with chronic kidney disease (CKD) remains unclear. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Apart from major liver complications, clinical evidence suggests that chronic HBV infection has a negative impact on renal function. (biomedcentral.com)
  • To date, there have been no cohort studies of the association of chronic HBV infection with risk of incident CKD, and it is unclear which HBV-infected patients are more likely to develop CKD. (biomedcentral.com)
  • This is a crucial issue, because the management of patients with coexisting HBV infection and CKD is a challenge [ 16 ] and the global burden of HBV infection and CKD is rising [ 17 ]. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Laboratory examination showed impaired liver and renal functions and Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection, but tumor markers within normal ranges. (ovid.com)
  • 8 HBV infection is more common in culturally and linguistically diverse populations, and in Australia, more than 50% of patients with HCC were born overseas. (mja.com.au)
  • About 3.2 million people in the United States have chronic hepatitis C infection. (hon.ch)
  • Chronic hepatitis C infection is a leading cause of liver cancer, and half of liver cancer patients have underlying chronic hepatitis C infection, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (hon.ch)
  • A 72 year old man developed chronic sensory neuropathy (CSN) during chronic hepatitis C (HCV) infection. (bmj.com)
  • Clinical symptoms began one year after acute hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and slowly worsened over a period of three years leading to apparent stabilisation. (bmj.com)
  • In our patient, no risk factor of HCV infection was noted. (bmj.com)
  • In this review, we will explore this duality and the pathways by which CXCL10 is produced by hepatocytes during HCV infection, its effects on resident and infiltrating immune cells, and how deregulation of these cell populations within the liver may lead to chronic liver inflammation. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection affects an estimated 170 million people globally and is the leading cause of liver transplantation in many countries ( 1, 2 ). (aacrjournals.org)
  • Activation of innate immune pathways in hepatocytes following infection leads to infiltration of proinflammatory, antiviral immune effector cells into the liver ( 3 ). (aacrjournals.org)
  • However, this response is incapable of eliminating the virus in approximately 85% of patients with acute infection and instead contributes to a chronic immune cell presence in the liver ( 6 ). (aacrjournals.org)
  • Herein, we will explore this apparent paradox by defining the innate immune signaling pathways that lead to CXCL10 induction in hepatocytes, examining how deregulation of the recruited immune response during HCV infection may lead to inflammatory liver disease, and discussing possible avenues for controlling inflammation and preventing the development of HCCs. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Hepatitis B or C virus co-infection and gender were fixed-effect variables. (biomedsearch.com)
  • A 65-year-old woman with medical history of latent hepatitis B virus infection, repeated choledocholisthiasis, and cholecystitis was admitted due to a heterogeneous cystic mass (5.6 cm × 4 cm) shown on abdominal ultrasonography during regular physical checkup. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The methods to be described are being utilized at the Institute s Immune Enhancement Project (IEP, in Portland, Oregon), which has over 100 patients with HIV infection. (itmonline.org)
  • We sought to assess the prevalence and risk factors for high-risk human papillomavirus (HPV) infection among female liver transplant (LT) candidates. (wiley.com)
  • Enlarged liver resulting from infectious hepatitis may require medication to reduce the swelling, along with treatment for the infection itself. (evaskills.eu)
  • This case is unique because of hepatitis C virus infection. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Chronic infection with hepatitis B virus (HBV) often causes chronic inflammation of the liver with an increased incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). (elsevier.com)
  • Taking statin or metformin may decrease inflammation and infiltration, which may, as a result, reduce the risk of liver cancer or other major cancers in patients with HBV infection. (elsevier.com)
  • This population-based cohort study investigated the protective effect of statin and metformin against cancer events in patients with HBV infection. (elsevier.com)
  • Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is the most common blood-borne infection in the United States and a worldwide public health problem of epidemic proportions. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • RePub, Erasmus University Repository: Antiviral treatment for chronic hepatitis B virus infection--immune modulation or viral suppression? (eur.nl)
  • The availability of nucleoside analogues has broadened treatment options for chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV ) infection. (eur.nl)
  • Clinical outcome of patients infected with hepatitis C virus infection on survival after primary liver transplantation under tacrolimus. (carbocation.com)
  • Management of HBV Infection in Liver Transplantation Patients. (carbocation.com)
  • Current therapeutic strategies for recurrent hepatitis B virus infection after liver transplantation. (carbocation.com)
  • HCC is closely associated with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection and occurs mainly in adults between 40 and 60years of age ( 3-5 ). (lww.com)
  • To elucidate the risk factors for liver carcinogenesis and to examine the incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) after interferon therapy, 1,022 chronic hepatitis C patients treated with interferon were followed by ultrasonography for 13 to 97 months (median 36 months). (nih.gov)
  • Thus, we report the most comprehensive characterization of HBV integration in hepatocellular carcinoma patients. (nih.gov)
  • When patients present with hepatocelluar carcinoma (HCC) at the symptomatic stage, the disease is rapidly fatal, with a mean survival time of less than 4 months (1). (cdc.gov)
  • Hepatitis B (HBV) and hepatitis C (HCV) viral infections are the most important risk factors for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), which is responsible for 17.5% of cancer deaths in Korea. (aacrjournals.org)
  • This study was designed to evaluate the effectiveness of radiofrequency /microwave ablation in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma beyond Milan Criteria. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Liver resection for recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma after radiofrequency ablation therapy. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Open Liver Resection, Laparoscopic Liver Resection, and Percutaneous Thermal Ablation for Patients with Solitary Small Hepatocellular Carcinoma (≤30 mm): Review of the Literature and Proposal for a Therapeutic Strategy. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Patients with a single hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) ≤3 cm and preserved liver function have the highest likelihood to be cured if treated. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Validity of the Iwate criteria for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma undergoing minimally invasive liver resection. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Improved survival of splenectomy combined with curative treatments for hepatocellular carcinoma in Child B patients: a propensity score matching study. (bioportfolio.com)
  • To explore the benefits of curative treatments (liver resection or local ablation) combined with splenectomy for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and Child grade B liver function. (bioportfolio.com)
  • An ORTHOHEPADNAVIRUS causing chronic liver disease and hepatocellular carcinoma in woodchucks. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Patients with hepatocellular carcinoma often die from intrahepatic disease since current treatment options are generally limited. (bioportfolio.com)
  • To analyze specific angiogenic, inflammatory and immune profiles in hepatocellular carcinoma patients who undergo radioembolization. (bioportfolio.com)
  • To longitudinally study clinical and radiologic outcomes of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) who underwent yttrium-90 transarterial radioembolization (TARE) as a bridge to surgical resecti. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Invasive Colloid Carcinoma Arising from Intraductal Papillary Neoplasm in a 50Year-Old Woman with Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis. (upenn.edu)
  • Underlying liver dysfunction and associated jaundice or ascites are extremely rare as primary presenting features and are usually present only when hepatocellular carcinoma develops in a patient with a history of underlying liver disease. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • This consensus statement is applicable to specialists, general medical practitioners, nurses, health coordinators and administrators involved in the care of adult patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). (mja.com.au)
  • Hepatitis B surface antigen containing immune complexes occur in seronegative hepatocellular carcinoma patients. (nih.gov)
  • IgG, IgM and hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) containing immune complexes (IC) were detected by the Clq and conglutinin solid phase assays in both HBsAg+ and HBsAg- groups of patients with primary hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). (nih.gov)
  • In contrast, liver lesions in cirrhotic patients demand that hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) be ruled out. (isciii.es)
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the leading cause of death in HCV-related liver diseases and the third most common cause of cancer-related mortality worldwide. (omicsonline.org)
  • Primary liver cancer, clinically termed as Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) or malignant hepatoma, represents one of the most common neoplasms worldwide. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Polymorphisms of HLA-DQB1 predict survival of hepatitis B virus-related hepatocellular carcinoma patients receiving hepatic resection. (cdc.gov)
  • Correlation between polymorphisms in the human leukocyte antigen-DQB1 alleles and hepatitis B with primary hepatocellular carcinoma]. (cdc.gov)
  • Patients with Wilms' tumor are excellent candidates for resection of hepatic metastases, as are those with a solitary liver metastasis from renal cell carcinoma. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma: detection with diffusion-weighted versus contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging in pretransplant patients. (medscape.com)
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a primary concern for patients with chronic hepatitis B (CHB). (bvsalud.org)
  • At the two-day conference, entitled: Hepatocellular Carcinoma from genomics to treatment, organised by the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL), experts will address a range of key topics, including: the genetic make-up of HCC, the molecular signatures and biomarkers and other advancements to determine diagnosis and prognosis of HCC, and potential disease targets to develop new treatment strategies. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The common primary malignant tumour of the liver is the hepatocellular carcinoma. (wockhardthospitals.com)
  • Besides, four of the patient's seven siblings were diagnosed with hepatitis B-related hepatocellular carcinoma, which had contributed to their death and severe morbidity. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Patients with diagnosed or suspected male breast carcinoma or carcinoma of the prostate. (aaabodybuilding.com)
  • Patients with diagnosed or suspected female breast carcinoma with hypercalcemia as androgenic agents may increase osteolytic bone resorption. (aaabodybuilding.com)
  • When the patient had the ultrasound, it showed a large 10 cm solid liver mass in the mid right lobe of the liver and additional smaller 2-3 cm solid liver masses scattered in the right lobe of liver, which were suggestive of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with liver metastases. (lubinandmeyer.com)
  • Alcohol-related liver disease and chronic viral hepatitis B or C were responsible for 55 and 31% of cases, respectively. (forskningsdatabasen.dk)
  • BACKGROUND & AIMS: HIV and viral hepatitis co-infected patients are at high risk for hepatocarcinoma. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Acetaminophen and drug toxicity, viral hepatitis, autoimmune hepatitis, and indeterminate ALF are the most frequent causes of ALF. (springer.com)
  • Liver transplantation for viral hepatitis in 2015. (carbocation.com)
  • However, there was no significant difference in the cumulative incidence of HCC between patients with HCV subtype 1 and 2 (P=.14). (nih.gov)
  • 8 Although the incidence of liver cancer has decreased by an average of 1.6% every year between 1999 and 2005, liver cancer contributes greatly to the overall disease burden as the third most frequent cancer in men and the seventh most frequent in women. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Hepatocarcinoma (HCC) is the most common malignant neoplasm of the liver and the sixth leading cause of cancer mortality worldwide, with an incidence of 750,000 new cases per year. (scielo.br)
  • RESULTS: Sixty-seven patients were diagnosed with HCC (incidence rate 3.55/100,000 people/year). (forskningsdatabasen.dk)
  • The statement addresses four main areas relevant to HCC management: epidemiology and incidence, diagnosis, treatment, and patient management. (mja.com.au)
  • The incidence is increasing, and in developed countries chronic liver disease and accidents associated with alcoholism are among the 10 most common causes of death. (mhmedical.com)
  • Alcoholic liver disease is most common in middle-aged men, but there is an increasing incidence among women and in the young. (mhmedical.com)
  • In 1995, the estimated incidence of primary liver and biliary cancers was 18,500 cases in the United States, with 7,800 estimated deaths from these cancers. (cancernetwork.com)
  • The incidence of primary colorectal cancer, the most common cancer metastasizing to the liver, is estimated to be 138,200, with 55,300 deaths [2]. (cancernetwork.com)
  • RESULTS: Sixteen cases of hepatocarcinoma were diagnosed among the 2864 eligible patients, the incidence rate was 0.78 case/1000 person-years (95% Confidence Interval [CI]: 0.40-1.16). (biomedsearch.com)
  • We investigated the incidence, etiologies, outcomes, and predictive factors for 30-day mortality in patients with ALF. (springer.com)
  • The purpose of this study was to evaluate the hypothesis that statin and metformin could reduce the incidence of liver cancer (HCC) or nonliver cancers in patients with HBV. (elsevier.com)
  • Incidence and severity of acute allograft rejection in liver transplant recipients treated with alfa interferon. (carbocation.com)
  • We prospectively investigated 615,532 diabetic patients and 614,871 age-matched and sex-matched control subjects selected from National Health Insurance claims for malignant neoplasms of liver and biliary tract (International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, 9th edition, codes 155 and 156, respectively) between 2000 and 2006. (nih.gov)
  • Participants encouraged prospective cohort studies of persons with chronic liver diseases in which the use of various screening modalities and regimens could be assessed and suggested that cost-effectiveness studies of AFP screening could be useful in decision-making. (cdc.gov)
  • Arctic Investigations Laboratory and Hepatitis Br, Div of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Center for Infectious Diseases, CDC. (cdc.gov)
  • The following pages provide guidelines for patient condition assessment specific to certain diseases and disorders. (johnstonhealth.org)
  • And it covers the shortages and compensates for the weaknesses of conventional methods in the treatment of liver diseases. (hindawi.com)
  • Alternative and complementary medicine for liver diseases provides benefits by regulating immunity, controlling disease progression, improving quality of life, and prolonging survival. (hindawi.com)
  • This paper reviews the increasing interest and growing research into alternative and complementary medicine for liver diseases, with a look at the rough classification, principle of management, evidence-based applications, and issues for prescription and perspectives. (hindawi.com)
  • Liver diseases cause an enormous global public health problem which threatens the wellness of billions of people [ 2 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • More seriously, incidences of many liver diseases are currently rising [ 3 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • These factors imply that the treatment of liver diseases is complicated and full of difficulties. (hindawi.com)
  • Management of liver diseases should not be simplified, and one should concern all the aspects of the diseased parts, with the overall situation of the liver being considered [ 10 , 11 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Alternative and complementary medicine for liver diseases has a very broad field that is different from Western or allopathic medicine [ 13 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Appropriate and correct classification of liver diseases is the essence for directional and individualized treatment. (hindawi.com)
  • However, clinically liver diseases are often insidious or present varied symptoms and signs, and this makes the classification of them become difficult and multiplex [ 39 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Frederick K. Shieh, MD, specializes in gastroenterology with a special interest in advanced therapeutic endoscopy, disorders of the gastrointestinal tract, liver, pancreas and bile duct, biliary diseases, cancer screening and management, esophageal disease and gastrointestinal bleeding. (summitmedicalgroup.com)
  • The HCC conference is supported by leading professional organisations across the world, including the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), the Asian Pacific Association for Study of the Liver (APASL) and the Latin-American for the Study of the Liver (ALEH). (bio-medicine.org)
  • We have assessed the utility of autologous mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) peripheral vein infusion as a possible therapeutic modality for patients with end-stage liver diseases. (biomedcentral.com)
  • He had no history of liver disease or alcohol abuse. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Family history was negative for any malignancies or liver disease. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • A small controlled prospective study indicated that individual estimated glomerular filtration rate declined by approximately −2 ml/min/y in 60 untreated HBV-infected patients without pre-existing renal disease, diabetes, or hypertension during the median follow-up of 24 months [ 6 ]. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Seminars in Liver Disease 24(2): 209-13, 2004. (upenn.edu)
  • Metastatic disease from other pediatric malignancies is more common than primary liver cancers and should always be considered. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Routine determination of AFB levels after the completion of therapy is helpful in surveillance of disease recurrence and can limit the need for radiographic studies after therapy for patients with increasing AFB levels. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • However, most Australians diagnosed with HCC die of the cancer or of liver disease. (mja.com.au)
  • Disease severity was measured using the model for end-stage liver disease (MELD). (nature.com)
  • Therefore, the prevalence of liver disease in CVID widely varies depending on the study design and the sampling criteria. (frontiersin.org)
  • We also describe the clinical features of liver disease in some monogenic forms of PID included in the clinical spectrum of CVID as ICOS, NFKB1, NFKB2, CTLA-4, PI3Kδ pathway, ADA2, and IL21-R genetic defects. (frontiersin.org)
  • Our GI and hepatic pathology services offer expert diagnostics regarding inflammatory bowel disease, gastric ulcer disease, hepatitis, and neoplasms of the GI tract and liver. (auroradx.com)
  • Beforehand, incidental lesions in asymptomatic patients with no history of neoplasms or liver disease are usually benign, and cysts, hemangiomas and focal nodular hyperplasia (FNH) are most prevalent in our setting (3). (isciii.es)
  • The greater the amount and the longer the duration of alcohol consumption, the greater the risk of liver disease. (mhmedical.com)
  • Not all heavy drinkers develop liver disease. (mhmedical.com)
  • Prediction of liver disease in individual cases is uncertain. (mhmedical.com)
  • Repeated testing of serum aminotrasferases (ALT) after recovery from acute HCV hepatitis confirmed the chronicity of hepatic disease. (bmj.com)
  • There is a vast body of knowledge which is ever-increasing about the treatment of liver disease with alternative and complementary medicine for which hundreds of thousands of literatures have been documented. (hindawi.com)
  • Liver disease is a general term. (hindawi.com)
  • Liver disease has a variety of presentations and causes a great public health problem worldwide which threatens the wellness of billions of people. (hindawi.com)
  • Incidences of many types of liver disease are currently rising. (hindawi.com)
  • Liver disease is an expression for any damage that reduces the functioning of the liver. (hindawi.com)
  • Hepatic resection or, in selected cases, transplantation are the only curative therapies for patients with resectable disease confined to the liver. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Several other therapeutic options are available for patients with unresectable disease. (cancernetwork.com)
  • About 20% of patients, or 27,640, will present with or eventually develop metastatic disease confined to the liver [3]. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Liver metastases from endocrine tumors rarely present with localized disease that can be completely resected, but if localized, surgical resection is the treatment of choice. (cancernetwork.com)
  • What are the causes of end-stage liver disease necessitating orthotopic liver transplantation (OLTX)? (medscape.com)
  • In this hospital-based case-control and retrospective cohort study, we sought to determine whether development of colorectal neoplasia increases the risk of HCC in patients with alcoholic liver disease (ALD). (nature.com)
  • EASL is dedicated to promoting research and education in the field of hepatology to improve the treatment of liver disease throughout the world. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Once liver disease is identified in a patient, an assessment of the severity of liver disease should be undertaken and an evaluation for other known risk factors for perioperative mortality. (wockhardthospitals.com)
  • Treatment (to reduce signs/symptoms and to induce and maintain clinical remission) of active Crohn disease (moderate to severe) in adults and pediatric patients ≥6 years of age (Humira only) with an inadequate response to conventional therapy or who have lost response to or are intolerant to infliximab. (drugs.com)
  • Forty patients with post-hepatitis C virus (HCV) end-stage liver disease were randomized into two groups: Group 1 (GI): 20 patients who received granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) for 5 days followed by autologous MSCs peripheral-vein infusion and group 2 (GII): 20 patients who received regular liver-supportive treatment only (control group). (biomedcentral.com)
  • Second, MSCs have a supportive role in the treatment of end-stage liver disease, with satisfactory tolerability and beneficial effects on liver synthetic functions and hepatic fibrosis. (biomedcentral.com)
  • norethindrone acetate are contraindicated in patients with a current or past history of stroke, cerebrovascular disease, coronary artery disease, coronary thrombosis, myocardial infarction, thrombophlebitis, thromboembolic disease, or valvular heart disease with complications. (pdr.net)
  • Because tobacco smoking increases the risk of DVT, myocardial infarction, stroke and other thromboembolic disease, patients receiving COCs or estrogen-containing hormone replacement therapies are strongly advised not to smoke. (pdr.net)
  • Pre-existing high blood pressure, kidney disease, hypercholesterolemia, hyperlipidemia, morbid obesity, or patients with diabetes with vascular disease may also increase risk. (pdr.net)
  • use is contraindicated in patients with uncontrolled or severe hypertension or hypertension with vascular disease. (pdr.net)
  • Combined hormonal contraceptives and hormonal replacement therapies may also cause fluid retention, and patients predisposed to complications from edema, such as those with cardiac or renal disease, should be closely monitored. (pdr.net)
  • Estrogen-progestin replacement therapy in postmenopausal women should be used with caution in patients with cardiac disease as the risk of serious adverse events may be increased. (pdr.net)
  • Elevated TNFα levels have been found in involved tissues/fluids of patients with rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis, plaque psoriasis, Crohn disease and ulcerative colitis. (drugs.com)
  • Based on the American Gastroenterological Association Institute Guidelines on the Management of Crohn's Disease after Surgical Resection and American College of Gastroenterology Guidelines on the Management of Crohn's Disease in Adults, infliximab is an effective first-line agent for prophylactic therapy in patients who are higher risk for clinical recurrence. (drugs.com)
  • Patients with pre-existing cardiac, renal, and/or hepatic disease. (aaabodybuilding.com)
  • Digestive and Liver Disease. (elsevier.com)
  • Our aim was to compare the performance of the Model for End-Stage Liver Disease, the Model for Liver Transplantation Survival and the Donor Risk Index as prognostic models for survival after liver transplantation. (bvsalud.org)
  • All of the patients who were positive for high-risk HPV had an etiology of hepatitis C virus (HCV) as the underlying cause of liver disease, with the majority (90%) having no history of high-risk behavior for HPV. (wiley.com)
  • Dr. Ezmerli has more experience with Gastrointestinal Disorders, Anal & Rectal Disorders, and Liver Disease than other specialists in her area. (healthgrades.com)
  • Liver Enzymes Vitamin C Hepatitis The Of Liver B Inflammation Michigan Detroit milk thistle cure fatty liver Howcast Health Digestion & Stomach Problems How to Recognize the Symptoms of Liver Disease. (evaskills.eu)
  • Persistence of jaundice indicate abnormal levels of sugar (glucose) in the U. Recent data suggest that pregnancy in many illness from My Pet Chicken Liver Cleansing Tincture according to Dr. How will "The kidney disease. (evaskills.eu)
  • Caution: US FDA advises that there ismilk thistle, is an annual or biannual plant of the One pilot study showed that milk thistle fatty liver disease is common, affects the Hepatitis B diagnosed? (evaskills.eu)
  • The three-fold in women, and spread to diffuse liver parenchymal disease treatment cosmetics marianum silybum fruit extract the liver cancer. (evaskills.eu)
  • We should consider the possibility of this disease in patients with atypical clinical presentation. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Patients who have the disease and who have had treatment but without success, will be recruited for the study. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Orthotopic liver transplantation for patients with hepatitis B virus-related liver disease. (carbocation.com)
  • Post-transplant recurrent hepatitis B viral liver disease. (carbocation.com)
  • The symptoms of HCC are usually those of chronic liver disease and are generally nonspecific ( 8 ). (lww.com)
  • There was no family history of liver disease or inherited disorders including Wilson disease, hemochromatosis, or alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency. (lww.com)
  • Herein, we describe a series of patients without known liver disease or pathology receiving ruxolitinib who experienced hepatocellular damage and had a liver biopsy performed that assisted in their subsequent management. (online-prednisone-purchase.com)
  • When patients with extra-hepatic disease or portal vein involvement were excluded, overall 1-, 2- and 3-year survival rates rose to 84%, 66% and 51%, and median survival 40 months, respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • When evaluating a patient for embolization, both the severity of the underlying liver disease and the extent of the tumor being treated should be considered. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patient with hepatic metastatic disease from neuroendocrine tumors, gastrointestinal stromal tumors other sarcomas, ocular melanoma, and a variety of "hypervascular" metastases (eg from breast cancer or renal cell cancer) may also be candidates for bland embolization, assuming the liver is the only site of disease, or when the procedure is being performed for palliation of symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is a vascular disease of the liver that occurs when a blood clot occurs in the hepatic portal vein, which can lead to increased pressure in the portal vein system and reduced blood supply to the liver. (wikipedia.org)
  • to compare the outcome of liver transplantation for hepatocarcinoma in submitted or not to locoregional treatment and downstaging regarding survival and risk of recurrence in transplant waiting list patients. (scielo.br)
  • retrospective study of patients with hepatocarcinoma undergoing liver transplantation in the metropolitan region of São Paulo, between January 2007 and December 2011, from a deceased donor. (scielo.br)
  • Endoscopic Therapy is Effective for Recurrent Anastomotic Biliary Strictures after Orthotopic Liver Transplantation. (upenn.edu)
  • Present treatment strategies involve surgical resection and liver transplantation. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Orthotopic liver transplantation (OLTX) can provide the definitive treatment for patients with ESLD. (medscape.com)
  • Postoperative Doppler Ultrasonography in Liver Transplantation. (medscape.com)
  • Abdelaziz O, Attia H. Doppler ultrasonography in living donor liver transplantation recipients: Intra- and post-operative vascular complications. (medscape.com)
  • Spectrum of CT findings in pediatric patients after partial liver transplantation. (medscape.com)
  • Is Routine Intraoperative Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasonography Useful During Whole Liver Transplantation? (medscape.com)
  • Chen S, Wang X, Zhang B, Liu B, Pan H. Meta-analysis of the diagnostic value of contrast-enhanced ultrasound for the detection of vascular complications after liver transplantation. (medscape.com)
  • Diagnostic accuracy of contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) in monitoring vascular complications in patients after liver transplantation - diagnostic performance compared with histopathological results. (medscape.com)
  • Nonvascular post-liver transplantation complications: from US screening to cross-sectional and interventional imaging. (medscape.com)
  • Radiologic evaluation of portal steal phenomenon in recipients of liver transplantation. (medscape.com)
  • Diagnostic Performance of Multidetector Computerized Tomography in the Detection of Abdominal Complications Early and Late After Liver Transplantation: A 10-Year Experience. (medscape.com)
  • Boraschi P, Donati F, Rossi M, Ghinolfi D, Filipponi F, Falaschi F. Role of MDCT in the detection of early abdominal complications after orthotopic liver transplantation. (medscape.com)
  • One patient (0.005%) underwent liver transplantation. (springer.com)
  • Emergency liver transplantation remains the only definitive treatment for patients who do not achieve spontaneous recovery. (springer.com)
  • Identifying the predictive factors of mortality is important and may lead to early intensive care treatment and consideration for emergency liver transplantation. (springer.com)
  • Although liver transplantation is considered the most effective treatment for those patients, it is critically limited by the shortage of available donors. (biomedcentral.com)
  • OBJECTIVES: Liver transplantation has not increased with the number of patients requiring this treatment, increasing deaths among those on the waiting list. (bvsalud.org)
  • Models predicting post-transplantation survival, including the Model for Liver Transplantation Survival and the Donor Risk Index, have been created. (bvsalud.org)
  • Application in liver transplantation. (carbocation.com)
  • Baboon-to-human liver transplantation. (carbocation.com)
  • A 10-year experience of liver transplantation for hepatitis C: analysis of factors determining outcome in over 500 patients. (carbocation.com)
  • Immunosuppression for liver transplantation in HCV-infected patients: mechanism-based principles. (carbocation.com)
  • Liver transplantation for patients with hepatitis B: what have we learned from our results? (carbocation.com)
  • Orthotopic liver transplantation for hepatitis C: outcome, effect of immunosuppression, and causes of retransplantation during an 8-year single-center experience. (carbocation.com)
  • Liver transplantation in Asian patients with chronic hepatitis B using lamivudine prophylaxis. (carbocation.com)
  • Liver Transplantation: East versus West. (carbocation.com)
  • Recurrence of hepatitis B and delta hepatitis after orthotopic liver transplantation. (carbocation.com)
  • Serum hepatitis B virus DNA before liver transplantation correlates with HBV reinfection rate even under successful low-dose hepatitis B immunoglobulin prophylaxis. (carbocation.com)
  • Which patients respond best to hepatitis B vaccination after a hepatitis B virus-related liver transplantation? (carbocation.com)
  • The influence of HLA donor-recipient compatibility on the recurrence of HBV and HCV hepatitis after liver transplantation. (carbocation.com)
  • Prevention and treatment of recurrent Hepatitis B after liver transplantation: the current role of nucleoside and nucleotide analogues. (carbocation.com)
  • Different effect of HBV vaccine after liver transplantation between chronic HBV carriers and non-HBV patients who received HBcAb-positive grafts. (carbocation.com)
  • Relevant histologic images of liver biopsies were reviewed by an experienced liver pathologist and reported to a multidisciplinary team including hepatology and hematology. (online-prednisone-purchase.com)
  • We conclude that hepatology referral and liver biopsy in patients receiving ruxolitinib therapy with biochemical evidence of liver injury reveals a variety of etiologies which have significant treatment impact. (online-prednisone-purchase.com)
  • This population-based study confirms the association of diabetes with liver neoplasm and suggests that diabetic patients with certain clinical risk factors should be educated for strict adherence of liver neoplasm screening. (nih.gov)
  • The vast majority of liver tumors do not have clinical evidence of liver dysfunction and there is not a pathognomonic presentation. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • The Cohort Expansion Phase will be limited to selected cohorts of patients with unresectable, locally advanced or metastatic solid tumors or hematologic malignancies for whom there is no available therapy likely to confer clinical benefit. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • This consensus statement will simplify HCC patient management and reduce clinical variation. (mja.com.au)
  • Changes in clinical variables apply to patients whose decline is not considered reversible. (johnstonhealth.org)
  • Beyond the susceptibility to infections, CVID encompasses a wide spectrum of clinical manifestations related to a complex immune dysregulation that also affects liver. (frontiersin.org)
  • Finally, we discuss the clinical applications of the various diagnostic tools and the possible therapeutic approaches for the management of liver involvement in the context of CVID. (frontiersin.org)
  • Similarly, several abnormalities in immune cells' counts and function, in different combinations and in association with specific clinical features, have been described in CVID patients. (frontiersin.org)
  • Mirroring this immunologic and genetic heterogeneity, CVID patients may experience a wide spectrum of clinical manifestations during the course of their life, including recurrent bacterial infections (mainly of gastrointestinal and respiratory tracts) and various disorders related to immune dysregulation, such as autoimmunity, granulomata, lymphoid hyperplasia, enteropathy and malignancies ( 15 - 17 ). (frontiersin.org)
  • Their nature is widely varying, and may range from benign lesions with an indolent clinical course to aggressive malignant tumors ( Table I ). They are common findings as a result of the ever increasing use of imaging techniques in patients with nonspecific abdominal complaints (1). (isciii.es)
  • The etiopathogenic diagnosis of focal liver lesions is based on clinical findings, laboratory data, imaging techniques, and frequently histology (1,2). (isciii.es)
  • This practical clinical guide will review liver lesions most commonly seen in our setting, and a suggested diagnostic and therapeutic approach ( Fig. 1 ) will be set forth. (isciii.es)
  • Due to the wide range of possible causes both FUO and IUO remain a clinical challenge for both patients and physicians. (hindawi.com)
  • Specifically, several novel molecular targeted therapies are currently being tested in advanced stages of clinical research, and their results expected by 2011-14 might improve the standard of care of patients suffering this neoplasm. (bio-medicine.org)
  • A 33-year-old woman underwent S8 subsegmentectomy after clinical diagnosis of a mucinous cystic neoplasm of the liver. (springeropen.com)
  • With regard to the primary endpoint, we compared the clinical success rate of the 4-Fr NBD catheter with that of the 6-Fr NBD catheter in patients with acute cholangitis and/or obstructive jaundice, without jaundice, and with findings of cholestasis. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Extended spectrum-[beta]-lactamase or carbapenemase producing bacteria isolated from patients with acute cholangitis ," Clinical Endoscopy, vol. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • A comprehensive review of the morphologic changes in the post-chemotherapy non-neoplastic liver was performed and the clinical effect of preoperative chemotherapy in CRLM patients was analyzed. (jpatholtm.org)
  • Hepatobiliary cystadenocarcinoma is a rare cystic neoplasm that predominantly occurs in the middle-aged women. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The key to diagnosis is the age of the patient, the radiographic appearance, and the level of the tumor marker alpha fetoprotein. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Survival was poorer in patients seen for the first time when the diagnosis of HCC was made than in patients followed in the outpatient clinic (p = .06) indicating a substantial delay in diagnosis. (forskningsdatabasen.dk)
  • CONCLUSIONS: Survival was poor in this cohort of patients, almost exclusively caused by delay in diagnosis and admittance to hospital. (forskningsdatabasen.dk)
  • Principal recommendations include the adoption of surveillance strategies, use of multidisciplinary meetings, diagnosis, treatment options and patient management. (mja.com.au)
  • Serologic tests for hepatitis viruses, Echinococcus and Entamoeba may suggest a diagnosis, as a number of tumor markers also do. (isciii.es)
  • According to our data, sHLA-G could serve as a new efficient marker for early diagnosis of HCV-related HCC patients and to discriminate HCC from LC patients. (omicsonline.org)
  • FUO is frustrating for both patient and physician because the diagnostic work involves several noninvasive and invasive procedures and may fail to reach a diagnosis in up to 50% of cases [ 5 - 7 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Not only early detection of infections but also early diagnosis or exclusion of malignancy is of utmost importance for optimal patient management. (hindawi.com)
  • A delay in diagnosis and treatment of liver cancer in Asian man with history of Hepatitis B results in death. (lubinandmeyer.com)
  • 4. Cell blocks and/or core biopsy with FNA is more accurate than either alone for diagnosis of liver masses. (humpath.com)
  • These recommendations are based on the following: (1) a Effect of weight reduction on liver histology and biochemistry in patients with chronic hepatitis C. A high index of suspicion is often necessary to expeditiously establish the diagnosis.This topic will revi. (evaskills.eu)
  • Using the Taiwan Longitudinal Health Insurance Database 2000 to 2008, this cohort study comprised patients with a recorded diagnosis of HBV (N=71,847) between January 1, 2000 and December 31, 2008. (elsevier.com)
  • Also "nodular lesions" in this context should include HSV hepatitis in the list of differential diagnosis. (hanspopperhepatopathologysociety.org)
  • Fibrosing cholestatic hepatitis: clinicopathologic spectrum, diagnosis and pathogenesis. (carbocation.com)
  • In 2007, 8,389 men and 2,755 women died from malignant neoplasms of the liver and intrahepatic bile ducts. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Fatty liver is a common early manifestation of alcohol injury. (mhmedical.com)
  • Clinically, fatty liver causes diffuse liver enlargement. (mhmedical.com)
  • Fatty liver is reversible if the patient stops drinking at this stage. (mhmedical.com)
  • resection of these tumors resulted in long tumor-free survival in some patients (5,6). (cdc.gov)
  • The purpose of this protocol is to pathologically evaluate the destruction by microwave ablation of primary and metastatic liver tumors. (bioportfolio.com)
  • The assignment of patients to the local ablation or palliative study group will be based on the ablative potential of RFA (local ablation if ≤4 tumors, each ≤5 cm in size). (bioportfolio.com)
  • Liver tumors represent approximately 1% of all childhood cancers resulting in 100-150 new cases diagnosed in the United States in children each year. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Liver tumors, whether benign or malignant, do not have a pathognomonic presentation. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • The cause of most liver tumors is unknown. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Serum alpha fetoprotein (AFP) is the most helpful laboratory test in the work-up of pediatric liver tumors. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Patients with unresectable, locally advanced or metastatic solid tumors of any histology will be enrolled in the Dose Escalation Phase. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • ABSTRACT: Primary and metastatic liver tumors continue to be a significant health problem in the United States. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Careful preoperative selection is crucial to avoid unnecessary surgical explorations that considerably reduce the quality of the short remaining life of patients with unresectable tumors. (cancernetwork.com)
  • The surgeon needs to understand the role of imaging techniques in the evaluation of hepatic tumors for better selection of the patients who are candidates for an aggressive surgical approach. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Other rare primary tumors also are seen in the liver. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinomas represent less than 0.5% of liver tumors. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Patients with liver metastases from other solid tumors also are candidates for resection. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Background : Liver metastases of colorectal cancer are frequent and potentially fatal event in the evolution of patients with these tumors. (bvsalud.org)
  • be Autoimmune Hepatitis but not bad enough to warrant treatment. (evaskills.eu)
  • Hepatoblastoma is the most common malignant tumor of the liver, typically occurs in the first few years of life, and accounts for two thirds of all liver cancer in children. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Metastatic neoplasms are much more common and represent the most common malignant tumor of the liver. (cancernetwork.com)
  • According to the third National Health and Nutrition Survey of Korea, the prevalence of hepatitis surface antigen was 4.2% among men and women ages 20 years and older ( 6 ). (aacrjournals.org)
  • No differences were observed between the two patient groups either in the levels of antigen non-specific and HBsAg specific complexes or in the immunoglobulin isotype in the complexes. (nih.gov)
  • The results show that HBsAg can occur in an IC form in the sera of patients classified as HBsAg- by sensitive commercial assays and provides evidence of a further association of hepatitis B virus (HBV) and HCC in antigen negative patients. (nih.gov)
  • Markedly prolonged incubation period of hepatitis B in a chimpanzee passively immunized with a human monoclonal antibody to the a determinant of hepatitis B surface antigen. (carbocation.com)
  • Acute alcoholic hepatitis (acute sclerosing hyaline necrosis). (mhmedical.com)
  • Surgery is contraindicated in patients with acute hepatitis, acute liver failure, and alcoholic hepatitis. (wockhardthospitals.com)
  • Hepatitis B affects approximately 350 million people worldwide [ 3 ], and is associated with high mortality and morbidity [ 4 ]. (biomedcentral.com)
  • There was no statistical difference between groups with and without locoregional treatment (p=0.744) and on mortality among patients enrolled in the Milan criteria or downstaging (p=0.494). (scielo.br)
  • Operative mortality is less than 3% for noncirrhotic patients, as compared with 7% to 25% for cirrhotic patients [1]. (cancernetwork.com)
  • The global evidence indicates a mortality rate of less than 5% from major liver surgery. (wockhardthospitals.com)
  • Acute liver failure (ALF) is uncommon but progresses rapidly with high mortality. (springer.com)
  • ALF patients have poor outcomes with 30-day mortality of 26.7% and high economic burden. (springer.com)
  • ARF, malignant infiltration of the liver, and septicemia are main predictors of 30-day mortality. (springer.com)
  • However, patients with ALF often rapidly progress to multiorgan failure and have a high mortality rate. (springer.com)
  • The finding of cholangitis lenta on liver biopsy is thus frequently associated with sepsis and with a high mortality rate. (humpath.com)
  • doi: 10.1002/hep.510270529. (nih.gov)
  • doi: 10.1002/hep.23641. (nih.gov)
  • Idiopathic neonatal hepatitis has a ____________ prognosis. (brainscape.com)
  • The objective of this study was to determine the predictive index for prognosis in patients with biliary atresia (BA). (readbyqxmd.com)
  • A CT guided biopsy of the liver lesion in segment VII revealed a tumor comprising spindle cells arranged in interlacing pattern (Figures 3(a) and 3(b) ). (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • A confirmatory liver biopsy reveals diffuse, small lipid deposits in the hepatocytes (microvesicular steatosis) without significant necrosis or inflammation. (hawaii.edu)
  • In all cases reviewed, the liver biopsy had significant treatment implications. (online-prednisone-purchase.com)
  • Clinicians should be aware of the potential causes of liver damage in this population and initiate prompt referral and liver biopsy. (online-prednisone-purchase.com)
  • Risk of malignant neoplasms of liver and biliary tract in diabetic patients with different age and sex stratifications. (nih.gov)
  • the corresponding figures for biliary tract neoplasm were much lower at 1.42 and 1.60 per 10,000 patient-years. (nih.gov)
  • In the present study, we retrospectively examined patients who underwent early ERCP for mild-to-moderate acute cholangitis associated with choledocholithiasis and compared the therapeutic outcomes and safety of single-session stone removal with biliary drainage alone. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • He was initially treated with broad spectrum antibiotics for presumed pyogenic liver abscess. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Liver abscess or neoplasm? (thefreedictionary.com)
  • A 60-year-old man was referred to our hospital with sigmoid colon cancer accompanied by intraabdominal abscess and two synchronous liver metastases. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • It ranges from a well-differentiated tumor with EPITHELIAL CELLS indistinguishable from normal HEPATOCYTES to a poorly differentiated neoplasm. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor (IMT) is an uncommon mesenchymal neoplasm, and its presence in a grafted liver is exceedingly rare. (ovid.com)
  • During follow-up HCC developed in 32 (9%) of the 349 patients and decompensation was observed in 88 (28%) of 317 tumor-free patients. (forskningsdatabasen.dk)
  • He is medical director of the liver tumor program at UT Southwestern Medical Center, in Dallas. (hon.ch)
  • IHC, FISH, tumor markers and advanced molecular diagnostics) to provide you the diagnostic/prognostic/therapeutic information you need to provide the best possible outcome for your patient. (auroradx.com)
  • The tumor was diagnosed as AAM originating from the liver. (springeropen.com)
  • We here report a second case of AAM originating from the liver, which is an uncommon location for this particular tumor. (springeropen.com)
  • A 65-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital for surgical intervention due to one liver tumor identified on the abdominal ultrasonography during regular follow-up for chronic hepatitis B. Before presentation, the patient reported to have irregular bowel movement with loose stool passage and weight gain for about two months. (biomedcentral.com)
  • [3] . most common tumor among males and There are about 30% of those patients the seventh most malignant growth with normal serum AFP levels are among females. (who.int)
  • Metastatic lesion in a liver from a Wilms tumor, imaged by high-resolution laparoscopic ultrasound. (evaskills.eu)
  • Transarterial bland embolization (TAE, also known as HAE) is a catheter-based tumor treatment of the liver. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although TACE is considered the gold standard and TAE has largely been abandoned as a primary hepatic intra-arterial therapy for primary liver cancer, there are a few studies that suggest sufficient anti-tumor effects of TAE. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients included by downstaging process had comparable survival results to those previously classified as Milan/Brazil criteria. (scielo.br)
  • Cirrhotic patients with a single nodule up to 5 cm or up to three nodules, the largest of up to 3cm, with no macrovascular invasion or detectable metastases, presented survival of 75% in four years 2 . (scielo.br)
  • Patients in the local ablation group will be followed at 2 months intervals for recurrence and overall survival, patients in the palliative treatment group will be followed for overall survival. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Retrospectively, we aimed to characterize patients with newly diagnosed HCC at a Danish hospital and to investigate survival and identify predictive factors for survival. (forskningsdatabasen.dk)
  • In recent years, the survival of patients with HCC has significantly decreased in past three decades. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Notably, a fiveyear survival rate of patients with HCC was reported below 9% which reveals its severity [ 2 ]. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Without surgery, the median survival of patients with metastatic colorectal cancer confined to the liver is measured in months, with the majority of patients dying within a year ( Table 1 ) [4-11]. (cancernetwork.com)
  • As blood picture, liver function tests, renal function such, this family serves a genuine survival work tests,HbA1C,random blood glucose, Coagulation in the cell. (who.int)
  • In a series of 322 patients undergoing bland embolization for HCC with a median follow-up of 20 months, 1-, 2-, and 3- year overall survival rates were 66%, 46% and 33% respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Child-Pugh nominal liver staging system is the most accurate in predicting survival of patients with unresectable HCC treated with TACE and TAE. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also, there was a highly significant increase in AFP level in HCC patients when compared to cirrhotic ones (p=0.001). (omicsonline.org)
  • sHLA-G was highly significantly increased in HCC patients when compared to both healthy controls and cirrhotic patients (p=0.001). (omicsonline.org)
  • cirrhotic patients with HCC. (who.int)
  • In 2001, non-invasive imaging technique was accepted to diagnose HCC in This highlights the necessity for presence of a cirrhotic liver [2] . (who.int)
  • Its collects and concentrates bile the digestive liquid produced by the liver. (wockhardthospitals.com)
  • Bile ducts are the tubes that carry bile from the liver to the gallbladder and small intestine. (wockhardthospitals.com)
  • Hepatobiliary cystadenocarcinoma is a rare epithelial malignant neoplasm of the liver or extrahepatic bile ducts. (biomedcentral.com)
  • We present the rare findings in this patient and suggest that chronic inflammatory insults in the intrahepatic bile ducts might shed light on the cystadenocarcinogenesis. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Regarding multiple lesions, liver or renal polycystosis stands out. (isciii.es)
  • The Predictive Value of SPECT/CT imaging in colorectal liver metastases response after 90Y-radioembolization. (bioportfolio.com)
  • It is expected that as many as 25% of patients with colorectal cancer will have liver metastases at presentation and 50% will have liver metastases develop metachronously. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Results : The next step was based on the definition of which patients would have their metastases considered resectable and how to expand the amount of patients elegible for modalities with curative intent. (bvsalud.org)
  • We performed a novel two-stage hepatectomy (TSH) without venous reconstruction in a patient with bilobar multiple colorectal liver metastases located near the caval confluence, waiting for the development of intrahepatic venous collaterals between procedures. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Forty-seven days after the operation, tri-phase enhanced CT detected extensive lesions in the liver, spleen, peritoneum, omentum majus, and mesentery, indicating SHC recurrence and metastases. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Extrahepatic cancers are the leading cause of death in patients achieving hepatitis B virus control or hepatitis C virus eradication. (cepia.team)
  • Surgical resection also is the only potential curative treatment for metastatic cancer to the liver. (cancernetwork.com)
  • The plaintiff, age 55, was diagnosed in 2014 with metastatic liver cancer. (lubinandmeyer.com)
  • 1. A liver FNA that produces "dirty necrosis" is metastatic colon cancer until proven otherwise. (humpath.com)
  • In the phase I case-control analysis, the association between history of colorectal cancer (CRC) and HCC development was assessed in patients with ALD by logistic regression modeling (n = 1,659). (nature.com)
  • This is a phase II trial that will study how well tucatinib (ONT-380) and trastuzumab work in treating patients with colorectal cancer with a specific genetic marker (human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 - HER2) that has spread to other places in the body or has come back and cannot be removed by surgery. (mayo.edu)
  • Although chemotherapy-related hepatic injury has been reported in colorectal cancer liver metastasis (CRLM) patients, the morphologic changes caused by chemotherapeutic agents and the effect of chemotherapy on postoperative outcome remain ill-defined. (jpatholtm.org)
  • Patients younger than 13 years of age or with acute liver failure were excluded. (bvsalud.org)
  • 58 year old man, previously healthy presented with acute liver failure and is being considered for urgent transplant. (hanspopperhepatopathologysociety.org)
  • At surgery, most patients underwent an open hepatic resection (70.7%), whereas 21.4% and 1.1% underwent a laparoscopic or robotic procedure. (elsevier.com)
  • From these findings, she was diagnosed with mucinous cystic neoplasm of the liver and underwent S8 subsegmentectomy of the liver. (springeropen.com)
  • The patient's liver cancer was deemed inoperable and non-curable, but amenable to chemotherapy which he underwent. (lubinandmeyer.com)
  • All patients underwent endoscopy, and areas with elevated antral erosion were biopsied. (bvsalud.org)
  • The patient subsequently underwent liver resection, after which pathological examination revealed proliferation of spindle-shaped SHC cells. (biomedcentral.com)
  • We performed a retrospective review of hepatic damage occurring in patients with myeloproliferative neoplasms receiving ruxolitinib. (online-prednisone-purchase.com)
  • During the last several years, myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) have emerged as a leading systemic cause of splanchnic vein thromboses (includes PVT). (wikipedia.org)
  • Those with FAP have an increased risk of what hepatic neoplasm? (brainscape.com)
  • What genetic syndromes presents with increased risk of a hepatic neoplasm that may have elevated levels of beta-hCG? (brainscape.com)
  • The abdominal ultrasound showed a normal appearing liver with no evidence of hepatic neoplasm. (lubinandmeyer.com)
  • Sonographic evaluation of liver transplant complications. (medscape.com)
  • Intraoperative Doppler sonogram in pediatric liver transplants: a pictorial review of intraoperative and early postoperative complications. (medscape.com)
  • Torres A, Koskinen SK, Gjertsen H, Fischler B. Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound for identifying circulatory complications after liver transplants in children. (medscape.com)
  • Liver stiffness accurately predicts portal hypertension related complications in patients with chron. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Recently proposed by the International Consensus Conference on Laparoscopic Liver Resection, the Iwate criteria (IC) can be used by surgeons to predict the operative difficulty of laparoscopic liver r. (bioportfolio.com)
  • We sought to use these variables to define patterns of care, as well as characterize perioperative outcomes among patients undergoing hepatic resection. (elsevier.com)
  • Methods The American College of Surgeons-NSQIP database was queried for all patients undergoing hepatic resection between January 1, 2013 and December 31, 2013 (n = 2448). (elsevier.com)
  • Conclusions In addition to standard variables, the new inclusion of liver-specific variables provides a unique opportunity to study NSQIP outcomes and practice patterns among patients undergoing hepatic resection. (elsevier.com)
  • Pawlik, Timothy M. / Patterns of care among patients undergoing hepatic resection : A query of the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program-targeted hepatectomy database . (elsevier.com)
  • Liver resection is the first-line curative treatment for huge. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Surgical resection is typically required as part of curative therapy for primary liver neoplasms. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Liver surgeries include resection (removal) of all or a portion of the liver. (wockhardthospitals.com)
  • Patients with normal liver function and, presumably, normal hepatic parenchyma may undergo resection of 75% to 80% of their liver without developing postoperative hepatic failure. (wikipedia.org)
  • 17-alpha-alkylated androgens may cause cholestatic hepatitis and jaundice, particularly with larger dosages or prolonged treatment. (aaabodybuilding.com)
  • 7 According to the Korea National Cancer Registry, 14,907 new liver cancer cases were reported in the year 2005. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Among malignant neoplasms, liver cancer held the highest value for expected years of life lost among men and the second highest value among women ( 1 ). (aacrjournals.org)
  • The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of liver-localised radioembolization and nivolumab on liver cancer. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Two additional cohorts will enroll patients with gastric/gastroesophageal cancer or epithelial ovarian cancer, with MGD013 given every 3 weeks. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • A separate cohort will evaluate the combination of MGD013 with margetuximab (anti-HER2 monoclonal antibody) in approximately 99 patients, in subgroups with HER2-positive gastric or gastroesophageal cancer, HER2-positive breast cancer, and any other HER2-positive cancer. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • TUESDAY, Feb. 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- It's safe to use antiviral drugs to treat hepatitis C in liver cancer survivors, a new study reports. (hon.ch)
  • The findings contradict previous research suggesting that antiviral drugs might increase these patients' risk of liver cancer recurrence. (hon.ch)
  • That prior research involved a single-center study from Spanish investigators in 2016 that "gained a lot of press and sparked fear about treating liver cancer patients for their hepatitis C," said Dr. Amit Singal. (hon.ch)
  • For the new study, researchers examined the medical records of patients who'd been successfully treated for liver cancer at 31 medical centers in North America. (hon.ch)
  • The investigators compared liver cancer recurrence in those who were and were not given direct-acting antivirals, such as Harvoni or Sovaldi, for hepatitis C. (hon.ch)
  • The researchers also said that among patients with a recurrence, there was no difference in cancer aggressiveness between the two groups. (hon.ch)
  • Our results suggest that use of direct-acting antiviral therapies is safe and potentially beneficial in hepatitis C-infected patients with a history of liver cancer," Singal concluded. (hon.ch)
  • In this study we checked luteolin activity against number of cell line and according to our screen mouse liver cancer cells (HepG2) is found to be most susceptible to its action. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Genetic polymorphisms of steroid hormone metabolizing enzymes and risk of liver cancer in hepatitis C-infected patients. (cdc.gov)
  • METHODS: HIV-infected adults included in the ANRS CO3 Aquitaine Cohort with no history of cancer, ≥ 3 months of follow-up between 1998 and 2008, ≥ 1 CD4+ cell count (CD4+), and documented hepatitis virus status were eligible. (biomedsearch.com)
  • International liver cancer congress provides possible solutions to reduce signific. (bio-medicine.org)
  • HCC is a cancer originating in liver cells and is one of the most comm. (bio-medicine.org)
  • In line with the importance of the meeting, EASL would like to inform its members and the conference delegates that the European Commission Seventh Framework Programme (FP7-Health 2010) has funded the HEPTROMIC project, a 3-year translational research initiative on liver cancer. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Liver Cancer. (elsevier.com)
  • Do you have questions about a possible medical malpractice claim based on a failure to properly diagnose and/or treat liver cancer? (lubinandmeyer.com)
  • The occurrence of HCC or a nonliver cancer was evaluated in patients who either were or were not taking statin or metformin. (elsevier.com)
  • The adjusted hazard ratios (HRs) for patients using only statin were 0.52 (95% confidence interval [CI], 0.48-0.57) for all cancers, 0.28 (95% CI, 0.23-0.35) for liver cancer, and 0.63 (95% CI, 0.57-0.70) for nonliver cancers. (elsevier.com)
  • Patients taking only metformin had risk-adjusted HRs of 0.82 (95% CI, 0.75-0.90) for all cancers, 0.97 (95% CI, 0.84-1.14) for liver cancer, and 0.75 (95% CI, 0.67-0.84) for nonliver cancers. (elsevier.com)
  • A dose-dependent effect of statin use for chemoprevention was observed for all cancers, including both liver cancer and nonliver cancers. (elsevier.com)
  • A dose-dependent effect of metformin was also seen in liver cancer and nonliver cancers without stratification into different cumulative daily doses of statin use. (elsevier.com)
  • In 1999, Llovet et al, proposed the Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer (BCLC) staging classification as a means of both classifying patients and linking their stage to a specific treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • We recruited ALD patients from two university-affiliated, tertiary referral centers in South Korea. (nature.com)
  • Treatment of the lesions was performed in 56.4% of patients on the waiting list for transplant. (scielo.br)
  • Focal liver lesions are defined as solid or liquid-containing masses foreign to the normal anatomy of the liver that may be told apart from the latter organ using imaging techniques. (isciii.es)
  • Similarly, it may be essential to distinguish between liver adenoma and FNH, or to establish the nature of a number of atypical lesions. (isciii.es)
  • Elevated liver enzymes and in extreme cases hepatic liver dysfunction may occur. (aaabodybuilding.com)
  • Lab values indicate liver dysfunction. (hawaii.edu)
  • With the increasingly widespread use of ruxolitinib in the treatment of MF and PV patients, clinicians may be faced with the dilemma as to whether ruxolitinib is the cause of hepatic enzyme elevations or is in fact beneficial for the treatment of hepatic dysfunction arising from EMH. (online-prednisone-purchase.com)
  • Sustained response with prolonged alanine aminotransferase normalization was found in 313 patients, transient response with alanine aminotransferase relapse after therapy in 304, and no response in 405. (nih.gov)
  • These results suggest that patients in the high-risk group of HCC after interferon therapy were those who showed no response, those who were older, and those who were male, and that such patients should be carefully followed using ultrasonography. (nih.gov)
  • Based on these new data, providers can feel reassured that it is safe to treat hepatitis C in these patients and allow them to receive the known benefits of hepatitis C therapy," Singal said in a center news release. (hon.ch)
  • Is HBsAg Loss an Ideal End-point of Oral Antiviral Therapy in Chronic Hepatitis B Patients? (bvsalud.org)
  • Given that the high-genetic barrier agents, entecavir and tenofovir, are mainly used in CHB because of their favorable effects on the overall long-term outcome of such patients, the most clinically important challenge is the identification of patients who require close HCC surveillance despite on-therapy virological remission. (bvsalud.org)
  • bleeding in patients on concomitant anticoagulant therapy. (goldmedications.se)
  • Patients receiving oral anticoagulant therapy require close monitoring especially when androgens are started or stopped. (goldmedications.se)
  • bleeding in-patients on concominant anti-coagulant therapy. (unigen-lifesciences.com)
  • The goal of this study is to compare the safety and efficacy of maraviroc (UK-427,857) versus efavirenz, when each are combined with two other antiretroviral agents, in patients who are previously naive to antiretroviral therapy. (amazonaws.com)
  • Edema may be increased in patients on concurrent adrenal cortical steroid or ACTH therapy. (aaabodybuilding.com)
  • Anticoagulants: Patients on anticoagulants should be carefully monitored during anabolic steroid therapy as anabolic steroids may increase sensitivity to oral anticoagulants. (aaabodybuilding.com)
  • Patients should be monitored regularly during anabolic steroid therapy, particularly during initiation and termination of therapy. (aaabodybuilding.com)
  • The plaintiff claimed the defendants failed to recognize and appreciate that he had abnormal blood work, failed to get abdominal ultrasounds for surveillance every 6 to 12 months, and failed to properly treat his chronic hepatitis B with medication therapy. (lubinandmeyer.com)
  • For example, at ITM s clinic, patients usually receive weekly acupuncture and moxibustion therapy, bimonthly Oriental massage therapy, and a wider range of Chinese herbs than is described here (prescribed on the basis of the individual patient presentation). (itmonline.org)
  • The patient was lost to therapy after 3 months of follow-up. (biomedcentral.com)
  • In this case report, we describe a patient previously diagnosed with hepatitis C on discontinuous antiviral therapy manifesting with SHC. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Additionally, subset data analysis was performed to investigate whether the use of antidiabetic drugs further increased or decreased the risk of adverse events in patients receiving amiodarone therapy. (medsci.org)
  • Standard treatment of chronic HCV hepatitis is combination therapy for 24 to 48 weeks with alpha interferon and ribavirin. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • A finite treatment course with immunomodulatory agents (interferon-based therapy) results in sustained response in about one third of patients, while nucleoside analogue treatment generally requires indefinite therapy without a clear stopping point. (eur.nl)
  • Since nucleoside analogues are well tolerated, prolonged therapy is feasible, but a major drawback is the considerable risk of developing antiviral resistance, which occurs most frequently in lamivudine treated patients and to a lesser extent during adefovir or entecavir therapy. (eur.nl)
  • In our opinion, treatment with peginterferon should therefore be considered first-line therapy in eligible patients with a high likelihood of response based on serum HBV DNA, ALAT and HBV genotype. (eur.nl)
  • Patients not responding to PEG-IF N therapy or not eligible for peginterferon therapy should be treated with nucleos(t)ide analogues. (eur.nl)
  • Prevention of hepatitis B virus reactivation in immunosuppressive therapy or chemotherapy. (carbocation.com)
  • Ruxolitinib is a JAK1/2 inhibitor and is the sole FDA-approved therapy for patients with intermediate-/high-risk myelofibrosis (MF), and it is also approved to treat patients with polycythemia vera (PV) that have previously failed therapy with hydroxyurea. (online-prednisone-purchase.com)
  • a diseased liver is removed from a deceased donor (cadaver). (wockhardthospitals.com)
  • A living donor may also provide a piece of liver tissue which is procured through a partial hepatectomy. (wockhardthospitals.com)
  • METHOD: We retrospectively analyzed the data from 1,270 patients who received a liver transplant from a deceased donor in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, between July 2006 and July 2009. (bvsalud.org)
  • In addition, Primovist-enhanced MRI and contrast-enhanced CT will be obtained during follow-up of patients in the local ablation group to assess its potential for detection of recurrence. (bioportfolio.com)
  • An estimated 170 million people worldwide are chronically infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV), which is characterized histologically by a persistent immune and inflammatory response that fails to clear HCV from hepatocytes. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Globally, the number of people chronically infected with hepatitis B virus (HBV) has reached 400 million and up to 2 billion people are with the evidence of exposure. (hindawi.com)