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Research & Reviews  3,641 results

Clinical and genetic features of congenital bile acid synthesis defect with a novel mut...
Medicine Pham AN, Thi KB et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Congenital bile acid synthesis defect (BASD) is a rare disease caused by mutations in the aldo-keto reductase 1D1 gene, which encodes the primary Δ4-3-oxosteroid 5β-reductase enzyme. Early disease diagnosis is critical for early treatment with bil...

Cloxacillin-induced acute vanishing bile duct syndrome: a case study and literature rev...
British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology; Faragalla K, Lau H et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2022 - Ductopenia is often regarded as a chronic process where ≥50% of portal tracts lack bile ducts, which is also known as vanishing bile duct syndrome (VBDS). One etiology is drug-induced liver injury. Cloxacillin, an anti-staphylococcal penicillin, t...

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Guidelines  16 results

ACG Clinical Guideline: Diagnosis and Management of Idiosyncratic Drug-Induced Liver In...
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Chalasani NP, Maddur H et. al.

May 1st, 2021 - Idiosyncratic drug-induced liver injury (DILI) is common in gastroenterology and hepatology practices, and it can have multiple presentations, ranging from asymptomatic elevations in liver biochemistries to hepatocellular or cholestatic jaundice, ...

Delayed Umbilical Cord Clamping After Birth: ACOG Committee Opinion Summary, Number 814.
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Nov 21st, 2020 - Delayed umbilical cord clamping appears to be beneficial for term and preterm infants. In term infants, delayed umbilical cord clamping increases hemoglobin levels at birth and improves iron stores in the first several months of life, which may ha...

Delayed Umbilical Cord Clamping After Birth: ACOG Committee Opinion, Number 814.
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Nov 21st, 2020 - Delayed umbilical cord clamping appears to be beneficial for term and preterm infants. In term infants, delayed umbilical cord clamping increases hemoglobin levels at birth and improves iron stores in the first several months of life, which may ha...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Radiologic Management of Biliary Obstruction.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Fairchild AH et. al.

May 6th, 2019 - Biliary obstruction is a serious condition that can occur in the setting of both benign and malignant pathologies. In the setting of acute cholangitis, biliary decompression can be lifesaving; for patients with cancer who are receiving chemotherap...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Jaundice.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Hindman NM et. al.

May 6th, 2019 - Jaundice is the end result of myriad causes, which makes the role of imaging in this setting particularly challenging. In the United States, the most common causes of all types of jaundice fall into four categories including hepatitis, alcoholic l...

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Drugs  310 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  300 results

BiliCam Clinical Validation Study

Jun 9th, 2022 - Jaundice, a yellowing of the skin and eyes caused by a build up of bilirubin in the blood, is a common problem in newborn infants. Measurement of total serum bilirubin (TSB) levels is used for clinical decision making. BiliCam is a non-invasive te...

Comparison Between Conventional and Modified Smead Jones Method for Mass Closure in Emergency Midline Laparotomy

Jun 7th, 2022 - The occurrence of sudden disruption of abdominal wall laparotomy wound is a major disaster and a major psychological trauma to the patient . Acute wound dehiscence is defined as postoperative separation of the abdominal musculoaponeurotic layers w...

Efficacy and Safety of Plastic, Covered and Uncovered Self-expandable Metal Stents in the Treatment of Malignant Biliary Obstructions (NEOSTENT)

Jun 7th, 2022 - Biliary drainage before surgery or chemotherapy is a common practice in patients with neoplastic stenosis of the common bile duct, often required by the presence of clinical conditions such as the onset of cholangitis or severe jaundice. The endos...

Study of Genetic Determinants in Alcoholic Hepatitis and Establishment of a Multicenter Prospective Cohort of Patients With Alcoholic Liver Disease

May 18th, 2022 - Alcoholic hepatitis carries a risk of high mortality at short term, especially in its severe form. Its diagnosis is confirmed by liver biopsy. The prevalence of alcoholic hepatitis, severe or not severe, is poorly known and prospective data are ne...

Long Term Follow up Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy for Patients Virus-related Liver Cirrhosis

May 18th, 2022 - Liver cirrhosis refers to extreme scarring of the liver, resulting in suboptimal function of the liver. It can result from a variety of causes, ranging from hepatitis B and C infection, excessive alcohol consumption, autoimmune causes, fatty liver...

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News  366 results

CDC Releases New Details on Mysterious Hepatitis in Children

Jun 24th, 2022 - A new analysis from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides further details on mysterious cases of pediatric hepatitis identified across the United States. While 45% percent of patients have tested positive for adenovirus inf...

Sex-Adjusted Liver Allocation Scoring Tool Would Improve Transplant Equity

Jun 1st, 2022 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Females on the liver transplant waiting list are disadvantaged by the sodium-adjusted Model for End-stage Liver Disease score (MELDNa) currently employed to guide allocation decisions, but a sex-adjusted MELDNa score wo...

Number of US Child Hepatitis Cases Rises to 180

May 19th, 2022 - The CDC says 180 children in the United States have been diagnosed with unexplained acute hepatitis, up from 109 cases 2 weeks ago. Most of those newly counted cases were "retrospective" patients, the CDC said in a Wednesday update on the outbreak...

Baby Formula Shortage Getting Worse

May 3rd, 2022 - Baby formula shortages are increasing across the U.S., and they are expected to continue the rest of the year. Out-of-stock rates for baby formula hit 31% in April, according to recent data from Datasembly, a company that tracks grocery and retail...

Clinical Clues, Possible Culprit Identified in Kids' Mystery Hepatitis Cases

Apr 29th, 2022 - Adenovirus was detected in the blood specimens of all nine children with acute hepatitis infection identified in Alabama from October 2021 to February 2022, researchers found. The nine children were 0 to 6 years old and previously healthy, and mos...

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Patient Education  55 results see all →