Chronic hepatic encephalopathy
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One proposed mechanism for acute and chronic hepatic encephalopathy (HE) is a disturbance in cerebral energy metabolism. It also… Expand The effect of short-term oral zinc supplementation (zinc sulfate 600 mg/day) on hepatic encephalopathy, was assessed in a double… Expand BACKGROUND
The pathogenesis of hepatic encephalopathy is unknown. It has been suggested that liver failure leads to the… Expand BACKGROUND/AIMS
In the current state of knowledge of the pathophysiology of hepatic encephalopathy, a reduction in hyperammonemia… Expand Clinical observations and animal studies have raised the hypothesis that increased concentrations of manganese (Mn) in whole… Expand Proton magnetic resonance (MR) spectroscopy of the brain was performed in 11 patients with chronic hepatic encephalopathy (CHE… Expand Localized, short echo 1H magnetic resonance spectra from an area in the parietal cortex of three patients suffering from chronic… Expand Abstract In a double blind randomized study, branched-chain amino acids and placebo (casein) were compared as a treatment for… Expand Neomycin, an antibiotic which is primarily active against the aerobic gut flora and hence reduces the endogenous production of… Expand The therapeutic efficacy of orally administered branched-chain amino acids in patients with liver cirrhosis and chronic… Expand