• NAFLD
  • Aim of our Unit is to compare the efficacy of two different doses of metformin (1 g/day and 2 g/day) with atorvastatin (20 mg/day) on amelioration of inflammatory and cardiometabolic parameters, ultrasound signs and clinical scores associated with liver fibrosis in early-stage NAFLD non-diabetic patients. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • closely
  • There is currently no therapy that is of proven benefit for these liver disorders both of which are closely associated with insulin resistance and features of the metabolic syndrome such as obesity, hyperlipidaemia and type 2 diabetes mellitus. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • study
  • A population-based study of pyogenic liver abscesses in the United States: incidence, mortality, and temporal trends. (ejcrim.com)
  • Kaplan G, Gregson DB, Laupland KB, Population-based study of the epidemiology of and the risk factors for pyogenic liver abscess. (ejcrim.com)
  • injury
  • Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators have developed a novel strategy to protect the liver from drug-induced injury and improve associated drug safety. (massgeneral.org)
  • Recent work by the MGH team and others has shown that assemblies of intercellular gap junctions spread immune signals from injured liver cells to surrounding undamaged cells, amplifying overall inflammation and injury. (massgeneral.org)
  • case
  • We present the case of a patient who developed a liver abscess following screening colonoscopy. (ejcrim.com)
  • Kamal F, Williams G, Akbar H, Khan MA, Kadaria D. Klebsiella pneumoniae liver abscess: a case report and review of literature. (ejcrim.com)