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Insulin resistance and insulin secretion in chronic hepatitis C virus infection.
BACKGROUND/AIMS Diabetes mellitus (DM) is frequently observed in patients with chronic hepatitis caused by hepatitis C virus infection (CHC). The present study was designed to determine theExpand
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Changes of arachidonic acid and n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids of phospholipid classes in liver, plasma and platelets during dietary fat manipulation.
When rats adapted to a fat-free diet were fed a corn oil diet, endogenous n-9 eicosatrienoic acid (the major polyunsaturated fatty acid) at the C-2 position of both phosphatidylcholine andExpand
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Effects of dietary fish protein, soybean protein and casein on cholesterol turnover in rats.
The effects of dietary fish, soybean protein and casein on cholesterol turnover were compared in rats. After the injection of [14C]cholesterol into the rats, the specific activities of radioactiveExpand
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Bile duct cancer associated with extramammary Paget's disease.
We report a case of bile duct cancer associated with anogenital Paget's disease. The patient was a 80-yr-old Japanese woman whose chief complaint was exanthema from the left vulva to the anus for theExpand
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Biclonal multiple myeloma in liver cirrhosis due to hepatitis C virus infection
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is implicated in a number of extrahepatic manifestations.1 Several reports have suggested that HCV infection is one of the causes of lymphoproliferative diseasesExpand
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Late diagnosed Wilson disease with hepatic and neurological manifestations
A 50‐year‐old woman was referred to our hospital due to liver dysfunction and progressive neurological symptoms. She had previously been diagnosed with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH).Expand
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Two cases of pancreatic cancer associated with skin metastases.
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Efficacy of Short-Term Interferon Therapy for Patients Infected with Hepatitis C Virus Genotype 2a
BACKGROUND AND AIMS:The efficacy of interferon (IFN)-based antiviral therapy for chronic hepatitis C (CHC) varies depending on predictive factors such as hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotype and viralExpand
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Biliary obstruction caused by intrabiliary transplantation from hepatocellular carcinoma
A rare autopsy case of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) presenting as extrahepatic bile duct obstruction is reported. A 54-year-old man who had been treated at another hospital for obstructive jaundiceExpand
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Early stage esophageal carcinoma in an epiphrenic diverticulum.
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