Gastrointestinal tract in liver disease: which organ is sick?

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PURPOSE OF REVIEW This article gives an overview of the several morphological and functional alterations in the gastrointestinal tract that occur in liver disease and their systemic impact. RECENT FINDINGS Recent endoscopic studies have revealed similar mucosal alterations in the upper gastrointestinal as well as the colon that include inflammatory-like… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MCO.0b013e32830a70bc

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