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  • Laia Chavarria, Marc Oria, Jordi Romero-Giménez, Juli Alonso, Silvia Lope-Piedrafita, Juan Córdoba
  • Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • 2010 (First Publication: 1 April 2010)
  • BACKGROUND & AIMS Brain edema is a severe complication of acute liver failure (ALF) that has been related to ammonia concentrations. Two mechanisms have been proposed in the pathogenesis: vasogenicExpand
  • Laia Chavarria, Joaquim Mamede Alonso, +6 authors Assumpta Rovira
  • Medicine
  • American Journal of Neuroradiology
  • 2011 (First Publication: 1 September 2011)
  • BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: DTI has shown increased MD of water molecules in the brain of patients with cirrhosis, consistent with low-grade edema. This study further characterizes this edema by usingExpand
  • Ignasi Barba, Laia Chavarria, Marisol Ruíz-Meana, Maribel Mirabet, Esperanza Agulló, David Garcia-Dorado
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • The Journal of physiology
  • 2009 (First Publication: 15 March 2009)
  • Lipid droplets (LD) consist of accumulations of triacylglycerols and have been proposed to be markers of ischaemic but viable tissue. Previous studies have described the presence of LD in myocardiumExpand