Biology of hepatocyte regeneration in acute liver failure.

1. Drugs—acetaminophen, naproxen, dilantin, and statins. 2. Toxins—amanita phalloides, alcohol, and carbon tetrachloride. 3. Autoimmune disease. 4. Viruses—hepatitis A, B, D, or E; cytomegalovirus; Epstein-Barr virus; Herpes-Simplex; and adenovirus. 5. Vascular compromise—Budd-Chiari syndrome and ischemia. 6. Wilson’s disease. 7. Other—cryptogenic, acute… CONTINUE READING