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Liver Failure

Known as: Liver--Failure, liver decompensation, Hepatic Failure 
A disorder characterized by the inability of the liver to metabolize chemicals in the body. Causes include cirrhosis and drug-induced hepatotoxicity… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND & AIMS Patients with cirrhosis hospitalized for an acute decompensation (AD) and organ failure are at risk for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Posthepatectomy liver failure is a feared complication after hepatic resection and a major cause of perioperative… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Severe acetaminophen hepatotoxicity frequently leads to acute liver failure (ALF). We determined the incidence, risk factors, and… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
Liver fibrosis is the excessive accumulation of extracellular matrix proteins including collagen that occurs in most types of… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
These recommendations provide a data-supported approach. They are based on the following: 1) Formal review and analysis of… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
Context Acute liver failure is a catastrophic condition affecting about 2000 persons in the United States each year. Contribution… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Liver regeneration stimulated by a loss of liver mass leads to hepatocyte and nonparenchymal cell proliferation and rapid… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Existing definitions of clinical syndromes in acute liver failure do not accurately reflect important differences in clinical… Expand
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Emergency ligation of bleeding oesophageal varices using the Milnes Walker technique was performed in 38 patients. Haemorrhage… Expand