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Research & Reviews  3,024 results

Acute liver failure secondary to therapeutic paracetamol dosing in an extremely preterm...
BMJ Case Reports; Raghu K, Berry MJ

May 7th, 2022 - We report the first case of standard therapeutic dose paracetamol for patent ductus arteriosus closure causing acute liver failure in an extremely preterm infant. After 5 days of treatment, he presented with jaundice, acute severe hepatitis and co...

Neonatal bilateral adrenal hemorrhage and adrenal insufficiency accompanied by Subgalea...
BMC Pediatrics; Esslami GG, Moienafshar A

May 6th, 2022 - Neonatal adrenal hemorrhage (NAH) is an almost infrequent phenomenon (0.2-0.55%). Mechanical compression and alterations of venous pressure during delivery are considered the most probable explanations. Approximately 10% of the cases might have bi...

Neonatal Use of Acute Care Services During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Hospital Pediatrics; Westphal K, Basuray RG et. al.

May 5th, 2022 - To describe changes in neonatal use of acute care services during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. We hypothesized neonatal visits would decrease and the degree of decline would vary by condition. We conducted a retrospective coho...

Diagnosis and Clinical Manifestations of Acute Hepatitis C Infection in People Living w...
AIDS Patient Care and STDs; O'Shea J, Oliver N et. al.

May 5th, 2022 - HIV/hepatitis C virus (HCV) coinfection is a global health problem with overlapping modes of transmission. We performed a single-center retrospective case series of acute HCV infections at the Atlanta Veterans Affairs Health Care System between Ja...

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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  314 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  100 results

A Model Based on Computed Tomography Imaging Parameters to Predict Poor Survival in Patients With Liver Cirrhosis

Apr 18th, 2022 - Cirrosis, which is always manifesting as ascites, hepatic encephalopathy, upper gastrointestinal bleeding, severe jaundice and coagulopathy, deteriorates rapidly with a high mortality. Early identification and accurate predicted model may be the k...

The Efficacy of Oral Probiotics on Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia

Apr 13th, 2022 - Hyperbilirubinemia is one of the common diseases in neonates. According to the literature, the incidence of neonatal jaundice is around 60~70% in Western countries, and even higher among newborns of Asian ethnicity. There are many causes of neonat...


Apr 11th, 2022 - Placement of self expandable metallic stent is the standard of care in the palliative management of patients with malignant biliary strictures . Relieves biliary obstruction and jaundice. Self expandable metallic stent provide efficient drainage a...

Antibiotics Treatment of Cholangitis Post-Kasai Portoenterostomy

Apr 11th, 2022 - Cholangitis patients post-kasai Portoenterostomy were grouped by cholangitis severity score, according to the severity was divided into mild, moderate, severe cholangitis, all levels of cholangitis patients were divided into subgroups by age and p...

Testing New Strategies for Patients Hospitalised With HIV-associated Disseminated Tuberculosis

Mar 31st, 2022 - Primary efficacy endpoint: All-cause mortality at 12 weeks Secondary efficacy endpoint: All-cause mortality at 2 and 24 weeks Safety and tolerability endpoints: Occurrence of hepatotoxicity using the American Thoracic Society (ATS) hepatotoxicity ...

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News  313 results

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...

Cases of Hepatitis of Unknown Origin in Children Raise Alarm

Apr 29th, 2022 - This article was originally published in French on Medscape. Europe — After several cases of acute hepatitis of unknown origin in children in the United Kingdom were reported, further cases have now been reported in France (two cases), Denmark, Ir...

Evans’ Syndrome in Undiagnosed Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma: Case Report and Literature Review
Faith Opeyemi Abodunrin (faithabodunrin@creighton.edu), Abubakar Tauseef

Sep 10th, 2021 - Background Evans’ syndrome is a rare entity characterized by concomitant or sequential multilineage cytopenia particularly autoimmune hemolytic anemia, ITP and very rarely autoimmune neutropenia. Although more common in young adults, it can occur.

Key Factors Signal Infection Risk in Alcoholic Hepatitis

Aug 5th, 2021 - When it comes to infection risk, certain factors could spell trouble for patients hospitalized with alcohol-associated hepatitis (AAH), according to a retrospective cohort study. Examining outcomes of nearly 300 patients hospitalized for AAH over ...

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Patient Education  49 results see all →