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… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Hepatic encephalopathy (HE) is a serious neuropsychiatric complication of both acute and chronic liver disease. Symptoms of HE… (More)
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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… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
The term hepatic encephalopathy (HE) includes a spectrum of neuropsychiatric abnormalities occurring in patients with liver… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The term minimal hepatic encephalopathy refers to the subtle changes in cognitive function, electrophysiological parameters… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVES:In patients with compensated liver cirrhosis the clinical repercussions of detecting subclinical hepatic… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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