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*  Elbasvir/grazoprevir
Its indication is for treatment of chronic hepatitis C of the genotypes 1 and 4 for adults. Hepatitis C is a global disease ... an inhibitor of hepatitis C virus's NS5A protein) and grazoprevir (an NS3/4A inhibitor). It is used to treat chronic hepatitis ... "FDA approves Zepatier for treatment of chronic hepatitis C genotypes 1 and 4". U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Retrieved 31 ... "Merck Announces Presentation Of New Findings For ZEPATIER™ (Elbasvir And Grazoprevir) In Patients With Chronic Hepatitis C At ...
*  Taribavirin
Valeant is testing the drug as a treatment for chronic hepatitis C. Note on formulas: The carboxamidine group of this molecule ... These include hepatitis C and perhaps also hepatitis B and yellow fever. Taribavirin is as active against influenza as ... It is expected eventually to be the drug of choice for viral hepatitis syndromes in which ribavirin is active. ...
*  Viral hepatitis
Hepatitis B is caused by hepatitis B virus, a hepadnavirus that can cause both acute and chronic hepatitis. Chronic hepatitis ... hepatitis B, hepatitis C, hepatitis D, and hepatitis E. In addition to the nominal hepatitis viruses, other viruses that can ... Hepatitis C is the most common chronic blood-borne infection in the United States. The Hepatitis D virus (HDV) or hepatitis ... Patients with chronic hepatitis B have antibodies against hepatitis B, but these antibodies are not enough to clear the ...
*  Hepatitis B virus precore mutant
... core promoter mutants limits the probability of response to peginterferon in hepatitis B e antigen-positive chronic hepatitis B ... doi:10.1002/hep.25636. PMID 22307831. Cleveland Clinic CME hepatitis B Retrieved 15 March 2013 Tacke F, Gehrke C, Luedde T, ... A precore mutant is a variety of hepatitis B virus that does not produce hepatitis B virus e antigen (HBeAg). These mutants are ... They are readily detectable by HBV DNA in serum, but hepatitis B e antigen (HbeAg) is absent. The X gene codes for HBxAg. The ...
*  Piecemeal necrosis
It is a feature of viral hepatitis (especially chronic hepatitis) as well as autoimmune hepatitis and steatohepatitis. Defined ... Chronic hepatitis > Chapter 3 > PATHOLOGIC FEATURES Last Modified: Mar 12, 2010. ... Piecemeal necrosis in liver aka interface hepatitis is necrosis of the limiting plates. It may be identified as actual necrosis ...
*  Window period
This window period does not occur in persons who develop chronic hepatitis B, i.e. who continue to have detectable HBV DNA for ... Hepatitis B: Two periods may be referred to as window period in hepatitis B infection: 1) the period that elapses during HBsAg ... Lok, AS (2007). "Chronic Hepatitis B". Hepatology. PMID 17256718. ...
*  Enoyl CoA isomerase
HCV is the leading cause of chronic hepatitis, cirrhosis, and liver cancer, and more than 180 million people are affected ... Rosen, Hugo R. (June 2011). "Chronic Hepatitis C Infection". The New England Journal of Medicine. 364 (25): 2429-2438. doi: ... "Hepatitis C Kills More Americans Than HIV/AIDS". Voice of America, Health. 27 February 2012. Retrieved 3 March 2012. Diamond DL ... The need for a HCV-specific treatment is essential, and according to John Ward, the director of the CDC Hepatitis Division, it ...
*  Ground glass hepatocyte
In the context of hepatitis B, GGHs are only seen in chronic infections, i.e. they are not seen in acute hepatitis B. GGHs were ... "Different Types of Ground Glass Hepatocytes in Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection Contain Specific Pre-S Mutants that May ... "Ground glass hepatocytes contain pre-S mutants and represent preneoplastic lesions in chronic hepatitis B virus infection". J ... The appearance is classically associated with abundant hepatitis B antigen in the endoplasmic reticulum, but may also be drug- ...
*  Incubation period
Sharara, A. I. (1997). "Chronic hepatitis C". Southern Medical Journal. 90 (9): 872-7. doi:10.1097/00007611-199709000-00002. ...
*  Sanjiv Chopra
Byrnes, Valerie; Chopra, Sanjiv; Koziel, Margaret J (2007). "Resolution of chronic hepatitis C following parasitosis". World ... "AST/ALT Ratio Predicts Cirrhosis in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection". The American Journal of ... 1994 Sep; 89(9):1578-9. Proctor DD, Chopra S, Rubenstein SC, Jokela JA, Uhl L. Mycobacteremia and granulomatous hepatitis ... Cheney, Catherine Petruff; Chopra, Sanjiv; Graham, Camilla (2000). "Hepatitis C". Infectious Disease Clinics of North America. ...
*  Lactoferrin
Azzam HS, Goertz C, Fritts M, Jonas WB (2007). "Natural products and chronic hepatitis C virus". Liver Int. 27 (1): 17-25. doi: ... Beside interacting with the cell membrane, lactoferrin also directly binds to viral particles, such as the hepatitis viruses. ... hepatitis C virus, hantaviruses, rotaviruses, poliovirus type 1, human respiratory syncytial virus, murine leukemia viruses and ... "Identification of a lactoferrin-derived peptide possessing binding activity to hepatitis C virus E2 envelope protein". J. Biol ...
*  AST/ALT ratio
Lok AS, McMahon BJ (February 2007). "Chronic hepatitis B". 45 (2): 507-39. doi:10.1002/hep.21513. PMID 17256718. Kenneth D. ... "Ischemic hepatitis: widening horizons". Am J Gastroenterol. 87 (7): 831-6. Jul 1992. PMID 1615936. "Ischemic hepatitis: ... Chronic hepatitis C virus infection: Wide variability, typically normal to less than twice the ULN, rarely more than 10 times ... 4 times the ULN Acute viral hepatitis or toxin-related hepatitis with jaundice: AST and ALT > 25 times the ULN Ischemic ...
*  Subash Gupta
Wadhawan, M; Rastogi, M; Gupta, S; Kumar, A (2010). "Peritransplant management of chronic hepatitis C". Trop Gastroenterol. 31 ... This work helped lay down the criteria for correct management of chronic liver disease and acute liver failure and will help in ... extensively on different aspects of living donor liver transplantation such as liver transplantation without hepatitis B ...
*  Phyllanthus niruri
Xia, Y; Luo, H; Liu, JP; Gluud, C (13 April 2011). "Phyllanthus species for chronic hepatitis B virus infection". The Cochrane ... benefits patients with chronic HBV infection." Common names for Phyllanthus niruri include chanca piedra in Spanish, quebra ...
*  Silibinin
... as adjunctive therapy in chronic hepatitis and cirrhosis. For approved drug preparations and parenteral applications in the ... In 2011, the same compound also received Orphan Medicinal Product Designation for the prevention of recurrent hepatitis C in ...
*  Introduction to viruses
link) Paul N, Han SH; Han (June 2011). "Combination Therapy for Chronic Hepatitis B: Current Indications". Current Hepatitis ... Hepatitis C is caused by an RNA virus. In 80% of people infected, the disease becomes chronic, and they remain infectious for ... Treatments for chronic carriers of the hepatitis B virus by a similar strategy using lamivudine and other anti-viral drugs have ... 2007). "Safety, tolerability and efficacy of peginterferon alpha-2a and ribavirin in chronic hepatitis C in clinical practice: ...
*  Metadoxine
"Metadoxine Treatment of Fatty Liver Associated with Chronic Hepatitis". Clinical Trials Journal. 25 (3): 220-6. Shenoy, ... Addolorato, G; Ancona, C; Capristo, E; Gasbarrini, G (2003). "Metadoxine in the treatment of acute and chronic alcoholism: A ... Metadoxine, also known as pyridoxine-pyrrolidone carboxylate, is a drug used to treat chronic and acute alcohol intoxication. ... in chronic administration studies), with no treatment-related serious adverse events or major differences in adverse events ...
*  Hepatorenal syndrome
Han SH (2004). "Extrahepatic manifestations of chronic hepatitis B". Clin Liver Dis. 8 (2): 403-18. doi:10.1016/j.cld.2004.02. ... Philipneri M, Bastani B (February 2001). "Kidney disease in patients with chronic hepatitis C". Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 3 (1): ... Some viral infections of the liver, including hepatitis B and hepatitis C can also lead to inflammation of the glomerulus of ... doi:10.1002/hep.510270107. PMID 9425914. Ortega R, Ginès P, Uriz J, et al. (2002). "Terlipressin therapy with and without ...
*  Liver cancer
Chronic hepatitis C infection". The New England Journal of Medicine. 364 (25): 2429-38. doi:10.1056/NEJMcp1006613. PMID ... Viral infection with either hepatitis C virus (HCV) or Hepatitis B virus (HBV) is the chief cause of liver cancer in the world ... In 2015, 263,000 deaths from liver cancer were due to hepatitis B, 167,000 to hepatitis C, and 245,000 to alcohol. Higher rates ... The leading cause of liver cancer is cirrhosis due to hepatitis B, hepatitis C, or alcohol. Other causes include aflatoxin, non ...
*  HLA A1-B8 haplotype
... the association of A1 with autoimmune hepatitis with no anti-viral antibody was stronger than with chronic active hepatitis ... Vogten AJ, Shorter RG, Opelz G (June 1979). "HLA and cell-mediated immunity in HBsAg negative chronic active hepatitis". Gut. ... Freudenberg J, Baumann H, Arnold W, Berger J, Büschenfelde KH (1977). "HLA in different forms of chronic active hepatitis. A ... Mackay IR, Morris PJ (October 1972). "Association of autoimmune active chronic hepatitis with HL-A1,8". Lancet. 2 (7781): 793-5 ...
*  Laminin, beta 2
"Identification of a new autoantibody in patients with chronic hepatitis". Human Immunology. 65 (12): 1530-8. doi:10.1016/j. ...
*  Sheila Sherlock
... active chronic (lupoid) hepatitis, cryptogenic cirrhosis and other liver diseases and their clinical implications". Clin. Exp. ... "Chronic liver disease and primary liver-cell cancer with hepatitis-associated (Australia) antigen in serum". Lancet. 1 (7659): ... "Controlled prospective trial of corticosteroid therapy in active chronic hepatitis". Q. J. Med. 40 (158): 159-85. PMID 4933363 ... In this post she worked on hepatitis, which she was able to continue from 1943 to 1947 with funding from the Medical Research ...
*  Phyllanthus
"Genus Phyllanthus for chronic hepatitis B virus infection: A systematic review". Journal of Viral Hepatitis. 8 (5): 358-66. ... Phyllanthus species have been assessed for use in people with chronic hepatitis B virus infection, but the low quality of ... Xia, Y; Luo, H; Liu, J. P.; Gluud, C (2013). "Phyllanthus species versus antiviral drugs for chronic hepatitis B virus ...
*  Alternative uses for placenta
Laennec, another placenta extract formulation, is prescribed to treat chronic hepatitis. In spite of the claims for various ...
*  Sergio Varetto
He died of chronic hepatitis on 8 January 1981, aged 43. Sergio Varetto. sports-reference.com Tiro a Segno - Sergio Varetto una ...
*  HSPA1B
Patients with chronic hepatitis B or hepatitis C virus infection who harbor a HSPA1B-1267 single nucleotide polymorphism have a ...
*  Ombitasvir
"FDA approves Technivie for treatment of chronic hepatitis C genotype 4". Food and Drug Administration. July 24, 2015. Jordan J ... Ombitasvir is an antiviral drug for the treatment of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. In the United States, it is approved by ... "FDA approves Viekira Pak to treat hepatitis C". Food and Drug Administration. December 19, 2014. "TECHNIVIE™ (ombitasvir, ...