Hepatic abnormalities in congestive heart failure; needle biopsy studies.

@article{White1951HepaticAI,
  title={Hepatic abnormalities in congestive heart failure; needle biopsy studies.},
  author={Thomas J. White and Robert B. Wallace and A M GNASSI and N F KEMP and Henry Price and Carroll M. Leevy},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={1951},
  volume={3 4},
  pages={501-7}
}
Needle biopsies of the liver were performed on 30 patients with heart failure and correlated with clinical features and biochemical liver function studies. Hepatic biopsy served as a useful adjunct to other methods in deciding the status of the liver in this group. Type of heart disease, degree of heart failure and length of heart failure could not be… CONTINUE READING