Hepatitis, Alcoholic

Known as: alcohol hepatitis, hepatitis alcoholic, hepatitis alcohol 
INFLAMMATION of the LIVER due to ALCOHOL ABUSE. It is characterized by NECROSIS of HEPATOCYTES, infiltration by NEUTROPHILS, and deposit of MALLORY… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Mortality among patients with severe acute alcoholic hepatitis is high, even among those treated with glucocorticoids… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
UNLABELLED Early identification of patients with severe (discriminant function > or = 32) alcoholic hepatitis (AH) not responding… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Assessing severity of disease in patients with alcoholic hepatitis (AH) is useful for predicting mortality, guiding treatment… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Liver damage ranges from acute hepatitis to hepatocellular carcinoma, through apoptosis, necrosis, inflammation, immune response… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND & AIMS An earlier pilot study from our liver unit suggested benefit from treatment with pentoxifylline (PTX), an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Though the hepatotoxicity of ethanol has been established, only 8% to 20% of chronic alcoholics develop cirrhosis. The aim of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine whether elevated tumor necrosis factor levels contribute to the clinical manifestations and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Tumor necrosis factor is a cytokine that mediates many of the biologic actions of endotoxin. Recent studies have shown that tumor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis is a poorly understood and hitherto unnamed liver disease that histologically mimics alcoholic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Fifty-five patients with alcoholic hepatitis were studied in a 28- to 32-day randomized double blind treatment trial comparing… (More)
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