Si Yue Wang

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Peliosis hepatis is a rare entity that can affect children and cause fatal hepatic hemorrhage or hepatic failure. Radiographic findings are nonspecific and can resemble other hepatic pathologies such as cysts, abscesses, metastases, and hemangiomatosis. Peliosis hepatis can resolve spontaneously or by withdrawal of inciting medications. Certain cases may(More)
OBJECTIVE Although hepatitis B recurrence after liver transplantation has been reduced to 0%-10% since the application of the combination therapy of hepatitis B immunoglobulin (HBIG) and lamivudine, the viral mutation resistance of lamivudine is still an obstacle to the outcome of liver transplantation. Here we evaluate the role of entecavir in preventing(More)
Most clinically euthyroid patients with acute or chronic nonthyroid illness have abnormal thyroid function which is called the euthyroid sick syndrome. To assess the euthyroid sick syndrome in depression, we examined levels of total thyroxine (TT4), total triiodothyronine (TT3), T3 uptake (T3U) by radio-immunoassay and thyrotropin (TSH) by immunoradiometric(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to analyze the incidence and risk factors of de novo hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection from hepatitis B core antibody (anti-HBc)-positive donors in pediatric living donor liver transplantation (LDLT). METHODS We retrospectively analyzed 46 recipients without pre-liver transplantation (LT) HBV infection evidence who(More)
OBJECTIVES To assess the performance of the Milan, Shanghai Fudan and Hangzhou criteria based on a preoperative evaluation in patients undergoing liver transplantation (LT) for hepatitis B-related hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). METHODS Using a prospectively collected database, the data of consecutive patients with hepatitis B-related HCC undergoing LT at(More)
BACKGROUND To study gradient recalled echo (GRE) T2*-weighted imaging (T2*WI) for normal pancreas and acute pancreatitis (AP). METHODS Fifty-one patients without any pancreatic disorders (control group) and 117 patients with AP were recruited. T2* values derived from T2*WI of the pancreas were measured for the two groups. The severity of AP was graded by(More)
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