autoimmune liver disease

autoimmune liver disease

A family of chronic, slowly progressive, inflammatory liver diseases with overlapping features.

Entities
Autoimmune hepatitis (a parenchymal disease); primary biliary cirrhosis and sclerosing cholangitis (both biliary diseases).
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The findings, published in Science, suggest promising new approaches for treating chronic autoimmune conditions, including systemic lupus and autoimmune liver disease, the researchers said.
Dr Gideon Hirschfield, senior lecturer and consultant hepatologist with the University Hospitals Birmingham, Birmingham, UK, and a specialist in the field of gastroenterology, including autoimmune liver disease, will visit from March 31 to April 6.
A study on the relationship between interleukin-10 promoter polymorphism and autoimmune liver disease.
Vivica was diagnosed with autoimmune liver disease aged just 12 after her stomach and legs started to swell while on a family holiday to Bangkok and Cambodia.
Lajoie died of an autoimmune liver disease, people from throughout the community and beyond have come forward to help with the costs of her burial and more.
Frequency and nature of the variant syndromes of autoimmune liver disease.
PBC is an autoimmune liver disease that may progress to cirrhosis and liver failure, and it is currently the fifth leading indication for liver transplant in the US.
Hepatology- Autoimmune Liver Disease -LKM-1, M2-3E, SplOO, PML, gp210, LC-1 & more.
Zern of the University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, the study sought to evaluate the safety and efficacy of transplanting autologous bone marrow-derived CD34+ stem cells in 48 patients, 36 of whom had chronic, end-stage hepatitis C-induced liver disease, and 12 with end-stage autoimmune liver disease.
Organ and non-organ specific autoantibody titles and IgG levels as markers of disease cctivity: a longitudinal study in childhood autoimmune liver disease.
The 15 papers in this volume present recent research on the role of chemokines in endometriosis, cardiac disease, autoimmune liver disease, granulomatous lung disease, acute pancreatitis, cancer, neurodegeneration, Alzheimer's and inflammatory acne.
gov), specifically in the areas of fatty liver disease, viral hepatitis, drug- and toxicant-induced liver disease, autoimmune liver disease, pediatric liver disease, liver transplantation, complications of liver disease, and gallbladder and biliary disease.

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