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*  NAFLD-Associated Hepatocellular Carcinoma: a Threat to Patients with Metabolic Disorders | SpringerLink
Characterization of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) patients without cirrhosis. ... Improved survival outcomes in patients with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis and alcoholic liver disease following liver ... Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease progresses to hepatocellular carcinoma in the absence of apparent cirrhosis. Int J Cancer. ... Large-scale long-term follow-up study of Japanese patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease for the onset of ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11901-016-0297-7
*  RFA-AA-11-002: Alcohol-Induced Metabolic and Hepatic Injury (AIMHI) (R01)
... alcohol-induced fatty liver to fibrosis and cirrhosis in patients with alcoholic liver disease (ALD) alone or in combination ... Alcoholic liver disease (ALD) is a common medical consequence of chronic alcohol abuse, which affects hundreds of millions of ... which leads to cirrhosis and end-stage liver disease have not been fully defined. In addition, the contribution of ... alcoholic liver disease (ALD) with an emphasis on the mechanisms underlying the increased susceptibility to chronic and end- ...
  https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AA-11-002.html
*  David S. Goldberg | Faculty | About Us | Perelman School of Medicine | Perelman School of Medicine at the University of...
... and Alcoholic Liver Disease Among Patients With Cirrhosis or Liver Failure on the Waitlist for Liver Transplantation. ... Penn Medicine Liver Transplant Program. Penn Medicine Liver Diseases Program. University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of ... Analysis of National Data on Liver Transplantation and Organ Allocation for Patients with Hepatopulmonary Syndrome. ... Identifying barriers to hepatocellular carcinoma surveillance in a national sample of patients with cirrhosis. Hepatology 65(3 ...
  https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty/index.php/g275/p8199063
*  Enteric dysbiosis associated with a mouse model of alcoholic liver disease - Yan - 2010 - Hepatology - Wiley Online Library
Endotoxemia in patients with alcoholic and non-alcoholic cirrhosis and in subjects with no evidence of chronic liver disease ... Fukui H, Brauner B, Bode JC, Bode C. Plasma endotoxin concentrations in patients with alcoholic and non-alcoholic liver disease ... Endotoxemia in patients with chronic liver diseases: relationship to severity of liver diseases, presence of esophageal varices ... Department of Pathology, Southern California Research Center for Alcoholic Liver and Pancreatic Diseases and Cirrhosis, Keck ...
  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/hep.24018/references?globalMessage=0
*  EASL - Event - Nutrition in liver disease
Patient management and nutrition in: Alcoholic liver disease, NAFLD, IFALD and PNALD, cirrhosis, ALF, biliary diseases and ... Alcohol and obesity are two major causes for fatty liver disease, today the most common chronic liver disease in the Western ... EASL takes on the responsibility for improving our understanding of liver biology and reducing the burden of liver disease in ... International Liver Congress. Every year in April, EASL holds The International Liver Congress™, featuring a high-caliber and ...
  http://easl.eu/discover/events/detail/2016/nutrition-in-liver-disease
*  Alcoholic Liver Disease - Hepatic and Biliary Disorders - Merck Manuals Professional Edition
... treatment of Alcoholic Liver Disease from the Professional Version of the Merck Manuals. ... For stable patients with cirrhosis, the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) recommends that liver ... Alcoholic cirrhosis is advanced liver disease characterized by extensive fibrosis that disrupts the normal liver architecture. ... If abnormalities suggest alcoholic liver disease, screening tests for other treatable forms of liver disease, especially viral ...
  http://www.merckmanuals.com/en-pr/professional/hepatic-and-biliary-disorders/alcoholic-liver-disease/alcoholic-liver-disease
*  Considerations When Treating Hepatitis C in a Cirrhotic Transplant Candidate | Springer for Research & Development
Purpose of Review This review examines the issues in determining the decision to treat a HCV-positive patient who is a liver ... and alcoholic liver disease among patients with cirrhosis or liver failure on the waitlist for liver transplantation. ... Treatment of hepatitis C virus infection in patients with cirrhosis and predictive value of model for end-stage liver disease: ... IFN-free cure of HCV infection alters the soluble inflammatory milieu in patients with liver cirrhosis which could affect HCC ...
  https://rd.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11894-018-0626-9
*  Protocols and Video Articles Authored by Gustavo B. Baretton
Isolation of Human Islets from Partially Pancreatectomized Patients' ... were compared with three non-cholestatic patients with alcoholic liver disease, idiopathic liver cirrhosis and cirrhosis from ... was to analyze expression of MRP2 in patients with primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC), a chronic cholestatic liver disease ... and PCa patients with different disease stages. Serum samples were collected from 62 patients. Skeletal metastases were present ...
  https://www.jove.com/author/Gustavo+B._Baretton
*  IJERPH | Free Full-Text | Relationship between Retinal Vascular Caliber and Coronary Artery Disease in Patients with Non...
Coronary artery disease (CAD) was defined as stenosis of ,50% in at least one major coronary artery. Liver and spleen density ... Patients with smaller retinal AVR (,0.7) are likely to be at increased risk for CAD and carotid atherosclerosis in patients ... Multivariate analysis showed fatty liver (OR 2.5; p , 0.01), IMT (OR 2.3 p , 0.001), and retinal AVR ratio (OR 1.5, p , 0.01) ... Results: Compared with 22 gender and age matched controls, the 29 NAFLD patients showed higher prevalence of coronary plaques ( ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/1660-4601/10/8/3409/htm
*  Latest News and Research on Alcoholic Liver Disease
Latest news and research breakthroughs on Alcoholic Liver Disease. Last updated on Jan 04, 2018 with over 2080 News and ... disrupting several important metabolic functions needs liver transplant for patient survival.. Liver Cirrhosis. Liver cirrhosis ... Common Types of Liver diseases leading to Liver Transplantation. Liver disease that ends in liver failure (end stage liver ... About Alcoholic Liver Disease - Causes - Symptoms - Diagnosis - Treatment - Learn more about Alcoholic Liver Disease - FAQs - ...
  http://www.medindia.net/healthnews/alcoholic-liver-disease-news.asp
*  Alcoholic hepatitis - Wikipedia
Alcoholic hepatitis can occur in patients with chronic alcoholic liver disease and alcoholic cirrhosis. Alcoholic hepatitis by ... It is usually found in association with fatty liver, an early stage of alcoholic liver disease, and may contribute to the ... as determined by liver function tests). Alcoholic hepatitis can vary from mild with only liver enzyme elevation to severe liver ... If chronic liver disease is also present: Fibrosis Cirrhosis - a progressive and permanent type of fibrotic degeneration of ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alcoholic_hepatitis
*  The AMEDEO Literature Guide
... liver disease confers a worse prognosis than HCV infection and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease among patients with cirrhosis ... Association between the HFE C282Y, H63D Polymorphisms and the Risks of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Liver Cirrhosis and ... Obstructive Sleep Apnea Is Associated with Liver Damage and Atherosclerosis in Patients with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. ... is elevated in alcoholic liver disease and associated with disease severity, portal hypertension, and mortality in cirrhosis ...
  http://amedeo.com/medicine/alc/j1020.htm
*  Is Bariatric Surgery Safe in Patients with Cirrhosis? An Analysis of Short-Term Outcomes - SAGES Abstract Archives
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is an increasingly recognized cause of chronic liver disease. Due to its association ... 11 patients were identified as having a bariatric procedure in the setting of cirrhosis. Seven of these patients were female. ... Patients with ascites and/or esophageal varices were included and considered as having cirrhosis. We measured 30-day morbidity ... Is Bariatric Surgery Safe in Patients with Cirrhosis? An Analysis of Short-Term Outcomes. Andrew Smith, Ahmad Elnahas, Allan ...
  https://www.sages.org/meetings/annual-meeting/abstracts-archive/is-bariatric-surgery-safe-in-patients-with-cirrhosis-an-analysis-of-short-term-outcomes/
*  Severity of alcohol dependence in patients with alcoholic liver disease. | The BMJ
Dependence scores tended to be lower in patients with cirrhosis than in those with precirrhotic liver disease, but this ... Severity of alcohol dependence in patients with alcoholic liver disease. Br Med J (Clin Res Ed) 1983; 287 :1420 ... To determine the severity of dependence on alcohol in patients with alcoholic liver disease the severity of alcohol dependence ... These findings confirm that patients who develop chronic alcoholic liver disease are usually only mildly dependent on alcohol ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/287/6403/1420
*  Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP): Use of Vaccines and Immune Globulins in Persons ...
Alcoholic Cirrhosis Patients with alcoholism and alcoholic liver disease have an increased incidence of infections, especially ... Patients with alcoholism or alcoholic liver disease should receive one-time pneumococcal and yearly influenza vaccination. ... alcoholic cirrhosis, or asplenia, may increase the patient's risk for certain diseases. Some antigens, particularly bacterial ... and the disease can be severe in these patients. Patients with Hodgkin's disease should be vaccinated at least 2 weeks before ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00023141.htm
*  Hepatorenal syndrome - ONA
Visit us often for drug therapy testing results, patient care information and more. Download our FREE app today. ... Ten percent of hospitalized patients with cirrhosis and ascites may have HRS. Those patients with underlying alcoholic liver ... of patients with liver cirrhosis and ascites will develop HRS during the course of disease. Approximately 20% of patients with ... a higher Model for End-stage Liver Disease (MELD) score predicts a worse prognosis in patients with HRS. Those patients with ...
  https://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/hospital-medicine/hepatorenal-syndrome/article/600862/
*  Hepatorenal syndrome - The Clinical Advisor
Ten percent of hospitalized patients with cirrhosis and ascites may have HRS. Those patients with underlying alcoholic liver ... of patients with liver cirrhosis and ascites will develop HRS during the course of disease. Approximately 20% of patients with ... a higher Model for End-stage Liver Disease (MELD) score predicts a worse prognosis in patients with HRS. Those patients with ... HRS can only be diagnosed after the exclusion of other forms of renal failure that can occur in patients with liver disease ...
  https://www.clinicaladvisor.com/hospital-medicine/hepatorenal-syndrome/article/600859/
*  Incidence, Characteristics, and Prognosis of Incidentally Discovered Hepatocellular Carcinoma after Liver Transplantation
... liver, pancreas and stem cell transplantation. The journal welcomes submissions focusing on the histocompatibility as well as ... Prevalence of alcoholic liver disease was comparable in the 3 groups (. ). Patients who had pdHCC had significantly better ... "Diagnostic imaging of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with cirrhosis before liver transplantation," Liver Transplantation ... cardiovascular disease in 5 patients, and bacterial infections in 3 patients. The remaining patients were lost due to ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/jtrans/2016/1916387/
*  Hepatic NAD+ deficiency as a therapeutic target for non‐alcoholic fatty liver disease in ageing
Plasma levels of PBEF/Nampt/visfatin are decreased in patients with liver cirrhosis. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol ... non‐alcoholic fatty liver disease. NAMPT. nicotinamide phosphoribosyltransferase. NASH. non‐alcoholic steatohepatitis. NEFA. ... Hepatic NAD+ deficiency as a therapeutic target for non‐alcoholic fatty liver disease in ageing. Can‐Can Zhou, 1 , * Xi Yang, 1 ... Non‐alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) encompasses a continuum, from simple hepatic steatosis with moderate fatty ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC4945761/
*  NutritionMD.org :: Cirrhosis
Alcoholic liver disease results in 12,000 deaths per year in the United States. Unfortunately, many patients become symptomatic ... Cirrhosis: Symptoms and Risk Factors Cirrhosis is a chronic, irreversible liver disease. It is caused by repeated damage to the ... Inherited or acquired chronic liver disease: Hemochromatosis, Wilson's disease, and autoimmune hepatitis are strong risk ... any chronic liver disease can lead to cirrhosis.. The initial symptoms include weight loss, anorexia, fatigue, weakness, nausea ...
  http://www.nutritionmd.org/consumers/gastrointestinal/cirrhosis.html
*  Enteroscopic Management of Ectopic Varices in a Patient with Liver Cirrhosis and Portal Hypertension
Open Access journal that publishes case reports and case series related to the management of disorders affecting the liver, ... We present a case of occult gastrointestinal bleeding in a patient with underlying alcoholic liver disease where an ectopic ... Portal hypertension and liver cirrhosis may predispose patients to varices, which have a propensity to bleed and cause ... Enteroscopic Management of Ectopic Varices in a Patient with Liver Cirrhosis and Portal Hypertension. G. A. Watson, A. Abu- ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/crihep/2016/2018642/abs/
*  The Alcohol-altered Liver Membrane Antibody and Hepatitis C Virus Infection in the Progression of Alcoholic Liver Disease -...
... cirrhosis in alcoholic liver disease was significantly higher in the alcohol-altered liver membrane antibody-positive patients ... Progression of alcoholic liver disease is closely related to drinking habits. However, prognosis of alcoholic liver disease is ... Serial changes of liver histological appearance were analyzed in 39 patients with alcoholic liver disease who were followed for ... MECHANISMS OF HEPATIC INJURY IN ALCOHOLIC LIVER DISEASE, Clinics in Liver Disease, 1998, 2, 4, 703. CrossRef ...
  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/hep.1840170104/abstract
*  The Use of Silymarin in the Treatment of Liver Diseases | SpringerLink
The high prevalence of liver diseases such as chronic hepatitis and cirrhosis underscores the need for efficient and cost- ... Effects of silymarin in alcoholic patients with cirrhosis of the liver: results of a controlled, double-blind, randomized and ... Tacrine Alcoholic Liver Disease Silymarin Alcoholic Hepatitis Silibinin This is a preview of subscription content, log in to ... Although there were no clinical end-points in the four trials considered in patients with alcoholic liver disease, histological ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.2165/00003495-200161140-00003
*  Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) Adult Database 2 - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
adult patients with suspected or known non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) or nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)-related ... NAFLD Database 2 will recruit at least 1,500 new adult participants suspected or known to have NAFLD or NASH-related cirrhosis ... Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) Adult Database 2. Official Title Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) Adult ... Clinical or histological evidence of alcoholic liver disease: Regular and excessive use of alcohol within the 2 years prior to ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT01030484?term=digestive&recr=Open&no_unk=Y&cntry1=NA%3AUS&rank=42
*  Alcoholic liver disease - Wikipedia
Among patients with alcoholic hepatitis, progression to liver cirrhosis occurs at 10-20% per year, and 70% will eventually ... Alcoholic liver disease is a term that encompasses the liver manifestations of alcohol overconsumption, including fatty liver, ... Gender: Women are twice as susceptible to alcohol-related liver disease, and may develop alcoholic liver disease with shorter ... alcoholic hepatitis, and chronic hepatitis with liver fibrosis or cirrhosis. It is the major cause of liver disease in Western ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alcoholic_liver_disease