Fibrosis

Known as: fibrosis (formation of excess fibrous connective tissue), fibrose, desmoplasia 
Any pathological condition where fibrous connective tissue invades any organ, usually as a consequence of inflammation or other injury.
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1935-2018
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2018
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2018
The term gut-liver axis is used to highlight the close anatomical and functional relationship between the intestine and the liver… (More)
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2017
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Branched-chain amino acid (BCAA; valine, leucine, and isoleucine) supplementation is common for patients with liver cirrhosis due… (More)
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2017
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Hepatocellular adenomas are benign tumors with two major complications, bleeding and malignant transformation. The overall… (More)
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2017
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BACKGROUND Hepatocellular carcinoma (primary liver cancer) is classified in many ways. The Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer (BCLC… (More)
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2017
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Hepatic fibrosis is a dynamic process characterized by the net accumulation of extracellular matrix resulting from chronic liver… (More)
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2017
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Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), the most common liver disease, is characterized by accumulation of fat (>5% of the… (More)
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2017
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Chronic liver inflammation leads to fibrosis and cirrhosis, which is the 12th leading cause of death in the United States… (More)
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2017
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Our view on liver macrophages in the context of health and disease has been reformed by the recognition of a remarkable… (More)
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2017
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Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in modern society. The adult heart innately lacks the capacity to… (More)
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2016
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Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is the most common chronic liver disease in the world, and it comprises a spectrum of… (More)
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