Echinococcosis, Hepatic

Known as: Hepatic Alveolar Echinococcis, Echinococcoses, Hepatic, hydatidosis hepatic 
Liver disease caused by infections with parasitic tapeworms of the genus ECHINOCOCCUS, such as Echinococcus granulosus or Echinococcus multilocularis… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
Alveolar echinococcosis is caused by the larval stage of the fox tapeworm (Echinococcus multilocularis) and is frequently… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Surveillance for alveolar echinococcosis in central Europe was initiated in 1998. On a voluntary basis, 559 patients were… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To analyze resectability and survival in patients with hilar cholangiocarcinoma according to a proposed preoperative… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND & AIMS Hepatic iron overload has been reported in various metabolic conditions, including the insulin-resistance… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND & AIMS Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is a chronic liver disease that occasionally progresses to cirrhosis but… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND In recent years percutaneous drainage has been used successfully to treat the hepatic hydatid cysts of echinococcal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
To determine the prevalence and natural history of gastric varices, we prospectively studied 568 patients (393 bleeders and 175… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Eighty patients with chronic viral hepatitis were screened for evidence of iron overload. Elevated serum iron values were noted… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
The hyperlipidemia accompanying infection has been attributed to production of tumor necrosis factor. This cytokine inhibits… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The role of the measurement of hepatic iron in the diagnosis of genetic hemochromatosis was studied, with particular reference to… (More)
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