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Hepatic Encephalopathy

Known as: Encephalopathy, Hepatocerebral, hepatic coma/encephalopathy, ENCEPHALOPATHY, PORTAL-SYSTEMIC 
A syndrome characterized by central nervous system dysfunction in association with LIVER FAILURE, including portal-systemic shunts. Clinical features… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Hepatic encephalopathy (HE) in liver cirrhosis is a clinical manifestation of a low-grade cerebral oedema, which is exacerbated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Minimal hepatic encephalopathy (MHE) has a negative effect on patients' daily functioning. Thus far, no study has investigated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Minimal hepatic encephalopathy (MHE) is an important disorder that may seriously impair daily functioning and quality of life in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Research on hepatic encephalopathy is hampered by the imprecise definition of this disabling complication of liver disease. Under… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Subclinical hepatic encephalopathy (SHE) is currently diagnosed by psychometric tests or neurophysiologic techniques. In view of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVES:In patients with compensated liver cirrhosis the clinical repercussions of detecting subclinical hepatic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Subclinical hepatic encephalopathy (SHE) is assumed to have a negative effect on patients' daily functioning; therefore… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Fulminant hepatic failure (FHF) is defined by the appearance of severe liver injury with hepatic encephalopathy in a previously… Expand
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Review
1987
Review
1987
There is substantial clinical and experimental evidence to suggest that ammonia toxicity is a major factor in the pathogenesis of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Previous work from this laboratory has suggested that the plasma amino acid pattern, known to be deranged in hepatic… Expand
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