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Extracorporeal liver support with molecular adsorbents recirculating system in patients with severe acute alcoholic hepatitis.
BACKGROUND/AIMS The mortality of patients with severe acute alcoholic hepatitis (AH) remains high, leading to interest in the use of extracorporeal liver support. The molecular adsorbentsExpand
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Anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha monoclonal antibody therapy in severe alcoholic hepatitis.
BACKGROUND/AIMS Severe alcoholic hepatitis (AH) is associated with high mortality. Tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNFalpha) has been demonstrated to play an important role in its pathophysiology. Expand
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Adult-to-adult living donor liver transplant: UK experience
Background Adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation (ALDLT) is being adopted widely in the USA and mainland Europe, fuelled by the increasing waiting lists for cadaver organs. The presentExpand
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Noninvasive markers of fibrosis and inflammation in clinical practice: prospective comparison with liver biopsy
Background The efficiency of transient elastography for the assessment of liver fibrosis has been evaluated mainly in patients with chronic hepatitis C and chronic hepatitis B, with few studies withExpand
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Use of fibrin glue (beriplast) in the management of bleeding gastric varices.
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Gastric variceal bleeding is a serious complication of portal hypertension. The optimum endoscopic treatment of bleeding gastric varices is yet to be defined. We evaluated the useExpand
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Expansion of anti-AFP Th1 and Tc1 responses in hepatocellular carcinoma occur in different stages of disease
Background:α-Fetoprotein (AFP) is a tumour-associated antigen in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and is a target for immunotherapy. However, there is little information on the pattern of CD4 (Th1) andExpand
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Living related adult-to-adult liver transplantation: meeting the donor shortage.
Experience in the Cromwell Hospital London, Adult-to-Adult Living Donor Liver Transplantation programme is described with particular reference to the results obtained in the first five recipients.Expand
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PTU-100 Inpatient endoscopy: a ‘hot site’ experience
Introduction Access to inpatient endoscopy is important for both patient management and flow within acute NHS Trusts. A daily dedicated weekday inpatient endoscopy list was introduced at BarnetExpand