Determinants of hyperhomocysteinemia in patients with chronic liver disease and after orthotopic liver transplantation.

@article{BosyWestphal2003DeterminantsOH,
  title={Determinants of hyperhomocysteinemia in patients with chronic liver disease and after orthotopic liver transplantation.},
  author={A Bosy-Westphal and Martina Ruschmeyer and Norbert Czech and Gerd Oehler and Holger Hinrichsen and Matthias Plauth and Erich Lotterer and Wolfgang E. Fleig and Manfred M{\"u}ller},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={2003},
  volume={77 5},
  pages={1269-77}
}
BACKGROUND Homocysteine metabolism may be impaired in chronic liver disease, possibly contributing to fibrogenesis and disease complications. OBJECTIVE The goal was to investigate the prevalence and determinants of basal and postprandial hyperhomocysteinemia in patients with chronic liver disease and after orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT). DESIGN… CONTINUE READING