Bile canaliculi are defective in hepatic involvement of organ failure and recovery of liver function is due to their secondary regeneration

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To investigate the morphological changes in the liver in patients with organ failure and hyperbilirubinemia and to correlate them to the outcome. A case series prospective study. Intensive care units of two general hospitals. Twelve patients in organ failure with predominant hepatic involvement, aged 16 to 69 years (mean 56 years). Liver biopsy was… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01708095

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