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hep·a·tol·o·gist

(hep'ă-tol'ŏ-jist),
A medical specialist in hepatology.

hepatologist

[hep′ətol′əjist]
a physician who specializes in diseases of the liver.

hepatologist

'Liver guy' A gastroenterologist subspecialized in study of the liver. See Hepatology, Cf Gastroenterologist.

hepatologist

(hĕp″ă-tŏl′ō-jĭst) [″ + logos, word, reason]
A specialist in diseases of the liver.
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Gish, a leading hepatologist, have joined our efforts to bring the first drug for the treatment of liver cancer to market.
But there is the real potential for this to guide development of better treatments for alcoholism in the future," Dr Quentin Anstee, Consultant Hepatologist at Newcastle University, said.
The Hepatologist said that the patients suffering from liver ailment must avoid the use of alcohol besides consulting a specialist for check-up.
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The experimental drug, miravirsen, binds to miRNA-122, sequesters it and indirectly thwarts viral replication, says study coauthor Harry Janssen, a hepatologist at the University of Toronto.
In England the number of admissions rose from 25,706 in 2002/03 to 49,456 in 2011/12 - an increase of 92% Dr Steven Masson, consultant hepatologist at the Freeman Hospital''s Liver Transplant Unit, said: "It is extremely worrying that we are seeing an increasing number of younger people diagnosed with alcohol-related liver disease.
Dr Mark Wright, consultant hepatologist at Southampton General Hospital, said: "Detoxing for just a month in January is medically futile.
Naim Alkhouri, a hepatologist at the Cleveland Clinic says in the article.
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Professor Mark Thursz, consultant hepatologist at St Mary's Hospital, London, and spokesman for the British Liver Trust, said: "There is no doubt that this is a major breakthrough for patients with hepatitis C.