Ursodiol

Known as: Acid, Ursodeoxycholic, 3 alpha,7 beta Dihydroxy 5 beta cholan 24 oic Acid, (3?,5?,7?)-3,7-dihydroxycholan-24-oic acid 
A synthetically-derived form of ursodiol, a bile acid produced by the liver and secreted and stored in the gallbladder. Also produced by the Chinese… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
In this review we develop the argument that cholestatic liver diseases, particularly primary biliary cholangitis and primary… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress is a key link between obesity, insulin resistance, and type 2 diabetes. Here, we provide… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
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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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Patients with ulcerative colitis have an increased risk for colorectal neoplasia; this risk approaches 0.5% to 1% per year of… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
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
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND There is no satisfactory medical therapy for patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis. Ursodiol (ursodeoxycholic… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Previous studies have documented a high incidence of gallstone formation following gastric-bypass (GBP)-induced rapid… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Ursodiol (ursodeoxycholic acid) therapy leads to major improvements in patients with primary biliary cirrhosis. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND In primary biliary cirrhosis the hepatic lesions may result, at least in part, from the intracellular accumulation of… (More)
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Review
1991
Review
1991
Primary biliary cirrhosis was described in detail by Popper et al. in 1965. Segmentary necrosis of the interlobular bile ducts… (More)
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