extrahepatic


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ex·tra·he·pat·ic

(eks'tră-he-pat'ik),
Outside of, or unrelated to, the liver.

extrahepatic

(ĕk′strə-hĭ-păt′ĭk)
adj.
Originating or occurring outside the liver.

extrahepatic

adjective Outside of the liver, as in extrahepatic bile duct.

ex·tra·he·pat·ic

(eks-tră-he-pat'ik)
Outside the liver.
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"Taken together, these data demonstrate considerable differences between MK-7 and [K.sub.1],: higher and more stable serum levels are reached with MK-7, and MK-7 has a higher efficacy in both hepatic and extrahepatic protein carboxylation.
Congenital anatomical variants of extrahepatic bile ducts have been described by Benson and Page and classified into five main types (2).
"When exploring the non-coagulation, extrahepatic activities of vitamin K, it is clear that K2 in its various forms is the highlight of such activity.
The demographic characteristics of extrahepatic portal vein aneurysm include a femaleto-male ratio of 2:1 and the median age of 52 years (range, 5-77 years).
Knowledge of congenital extrahepatic mesenteric-systemic shunts is important for accurate triage and selection of adequate management options.
These included costs related to CHC management or hepatic complications as well as those related to extrahepatic manifestations (EHMs) such as fatigue, type 2 diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.
Primary LCH of the extrahepatic bile duct is a rare event and, to date, only one case has been described in the pediatric population.
The single-arm Phase IIa study is evaluating the activity of Yeliva as a single agent in patients suffering from advanced, unresectable intrahepatic, perihilar and extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma.
A series of checks at a government hospital revealed that Hamad had been born with extrahepatic biliary atresia, a condition in which the liver's bile ducts do not develop normally.
Although acute hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection is usually self-limiting, it may be rarely accompanied by extrahepatic manifestations such as evanescent rash, leukocytoclastic vasculitis, arthritis, glomerulonephritis, pleural effusion, ascites, cryoglobulinemia, autoimmune hemolytic anemia, and thrombocytopenia (1-3).

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