Clinical significance of the evaluation of hepatic reticuloendothelial removal capacity in patients with cirrhosis.

@article{Bolognesi1994ClinicalSO,
  title={Clinical significance of the evaluation of hepatic reticuloendothelial removal capacity in patients with cirrhosis.},
  author={Massimo Bolognesi and Carlo Merkel and Salvador Mario Bianco and Paolo Angeli and David Sacerdoti and Piero Amodio and Angelo Gatta},
  journal={Hepatology},
  year={1994},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={628-34}
}
The reticuloendothelial system plays an important role in the prevention of bacterial infection in patients with cirrhosis. Few data are available, however, on its activity in such patients. The aim of this study was to evaluate the maximum removal capacity of hepatic reticuloendothelial system in patients with cirrhosis on the basis of study of the removal… CONTINUE READING