Primary biliary cirrhosis

Known as: PBC1, CIRRHOSIS, PRIMARY BILIARY, Chronic nonsuppurative destructive cholangitis 
An autoimmune inflammatory disorder characterized by destruction of the small intrahepatic bile ducts. It affects predominantly females and it may… (More)

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2016
Review
2016
The Japanese Society of Gastroenterology revised the evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for liver cirrhosis in 2015… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
A genome-wide association screen for primary biliary cirrhosis risk alleles was performed in an Italian cohort. The results from… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Primary biliary cirrhosis is a chronic granulomatous cholangitis, characteristically associated with antimitochondrial… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND & AIMS Because the efficacy of UDCA on long-term outcome of primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) has not been completely… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) is an autoimmune disease of unknown etiology, often associated with other autoimmune conditions… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND & AIMS There is growing evidence that the interplay of genetic susceptibility and environmental factors leads to… (More)
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1998
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1998
The association of primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) and autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) is thought to be rare, and its optimal… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND & AIMS Long-term ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) therapy slows the progression of primary biliary cirrhosis. This study… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
The ideal mathematical model for predicting survival for individual patients with primary biliary cirrhosis should be based on a… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
Staging of liver biopsy specimens from patients with chronic non-suppurative destructive cholangitis (CNDC or syndrome of primary… (More)
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