Portal System

Known as: Systems, Portal, Portal Systems, System, Portal 
A system of vessels in which blood, after passing through one CAPILLARY BED, is conveyed through a second set of capillaries before it returns to the… (More)
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1945-2018
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND/AIMS While the definitive diagnosis of cirrhosis is histological, it is the degree of portal hypertension, as… (More)
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2005
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2005
The mechanisms for progressive fibrosis and exacerbation by steatosis in patients with chronic hepatitis C (HCV) are still… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND & AIMS Because the mechanisms leading to bile duct damage in sclerosing cholangitis are unknown, we aimed to determine… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Obstruction of the common bile duct in a variety of clinical settings leads to cholestatic liver injury. An important aspect of… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
CONTEXT Cirrhosis is widely regarded as being irreversible. Recent studies have demonstrated that fibrosis may decrease with time… (More)
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1999
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1999
The role played by chemokines in regulating the selective recruitment of lymphocytes to different tissue compartments in disease… (More)
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1998
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1998
BACKGROUND/AIMS Murine and human studies have documented the existence of subpopulations of lymphocytes in particular tissues… (More)
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1998
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1998
Monocyte chemotactic protein (MCP)-1 is a chemoattractant and activator for circulating monocytes and T lymphocytes. We… (More)
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1998
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1998
BACKGROUND/AIMS/METHODS Since in rat experiments, activation of progenitor cells is seen in conditions associated with hepatocyte… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
An imbalance between T helper cell (Th)1 and Th2-like cytokines has been described in several chronic infectious diseases. We… (More)
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