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Research & Reviews  39 results

Clinical significance of IgG antimitochondrial M2 antibody levels in primary biliary ch...
PloS One; Feng L, Dong K et. al.

Nov 13th, 2020 - The relationship between antimitochondrial antibody (AMA) levels and the severity or prognosis of primary biliary cholangitis (PBC) is unclear. This study explored the clinical significance of serum IgG antimitochondrial M2 antibody (IgG-M2) level...

Surrogate Markers for Antimitochondrial Antibody-Negative Primary Biliary Cholangitis.
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Granito A, Muratori L et. al.

Oct 4th, 2020 - Surrogate Markers for Antimitochondrial Antibody-Negative Primary Biliary Cholangitis.|2020|Granito A,Muratori L,Tovoli F,Muratori P,|

Early histopathologic changes in primary biliary cholangitis: does 'minimal change' pri...
European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Chatzipantelis P, Giatromanolaki A

Aug 18th, 2020 - Primary biliary cholangitis (PBC), formerly known as primary biliary cirrhosis, is an autoimmune, slowly progressive, cholestatic liver disease characterized by nonsuppurative destructive cholangitis, and interlobular bile duct destruction. Necroi...

Role of Antinuclear Antibodies in Primary Biliary Cholangitis.
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Levy C, Bowlus CL

Jul 24th, 2020 - The identification of antinuclear antibodies specific for primary biliary cholangitis (PBC) has facilitated diagnosis in antimitochondrial antibody-negative individuals. Their presence may also have prognostic implication. In this edition of The A...

Treatment of primary biliary cholangitis with ursodeoxycholic acid, prednisolone and im...
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Qian JD, Yao TT et. al.

Apr 20th, 2020 - We reviewed the medical records of primary biliary cholangitis patients who were diagnosed by liver biopsy and treated with the corresponding treatment. We evaluated the therapeutic effect and long-term prognostic indicators. This observational co...

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News  5 results

New Clinical Practice Guidelines, August 2017

Aug 24th, 2017 - Primary Biliary Cholangitis Guidelines on primary biliary cholangitis by the European Association for the Study of the Liver[13] Ultrasound is recommended as the first-line noninvasive imaging procedure to differentiate intrahepatic from extrahepa...

EASL publishes new PBC guidelines
Lucas Franki, MDedge News

Jun 16th, 2017 - The European Association for the Study of the Liver has published a new guideline for the diagnosis, treatment, and management of primary biliary cholangitis. PBC is likely in patients with persistent cholestatic symptoms or who have pruritis and.

A Man With New Onset of Ascites and Edema

Apr 9th, 2008 - Case Presentation A 42-year-old man complaining of abdominal and lower extremity swelling presented for evaluation. The patient was previously healthy until 2 months ago when he noticed swelling of his abdomen and both legs. He went to see his pri...

Sjögren's Syndrome and the Lasik Procedure

Sep 25th, 2000 - Question A 30-year-old man presented with dry eyes; the condition has become worse since a Lasik procedure. He has no noted xerostomia. Antinuclear antibody (ANA) titer was 1:160 nucleolar; SGOT/AST, 47; lactate dehydrogenase, 148; SGPT/ALT, 71 (n...

Abnormal Liver Function: Recheck or Work Up?
Family Practice News; Debra Wood

ORLANDO, FLA. — Isolated cases of abnormal liver function tests are a common finding in family medicine.

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