Biopsy of liver (procedure)

Known as: liver biopsy procedure, of liver biopsy, biopsies liver 
Removal of tissue from the liver for microscopic examination.

Topic mentions per year

Topic mentions per year

1945-2018
020040060019452017

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
UNLABELLED Patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and advanced liver fibrosis are at the highest risk for… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 1
  • table 3
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Liver biopsy remains the gold standard in the assessment of severity of liver disease. Noninvasive tests have gained popularity… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Transient elastography (FibroScan; Echosens, Paris, France) is a novel, noninvasive, and rapid bedside method… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Liver fibrosis is the main predictor of the progression of chronic hepatitis C, and its assessment by liver biopsy (LB) can help… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • table 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND & AIMS In nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), the distinction between steatosis and steatohepatitis (NASH) and… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND A novel endoscopic peroral transgastric approach to the peritoneal cavity was tested in a porcine model in acute and… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Fibrosis is a common endpoint of clinical trials in chronic hepatitis C, and liver biopsy remains the gold standard for fibrosis… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVES:Needle liver biopsy has been shown to have a high rate of sampling error in patients with diffuse parenchymal liver… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND & AIMS This prospective study evaluates the role of radiological modalities in establishing the diagnosis of… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
A Histology Activity Index has been developed which generates a numerical score for liver biopsy specimens obtained from patients… (More)
Is this relevant?