cirrhosis

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Related to biliary cirrhosis: secondary biliary cirrhosis
  • noun

Synonyms for cirrhosis

a chronic disease interfering with the normal functioning of the liver

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Identify and understand important and diverse types of therapeutics under development for Primary Biliary Cirrhosis.
Lumena is currently evaluating LUM001 in five ongoing trials including: a Phase 2 clinical trial in children with Alagille syndrome (ALGS); a Phase 2 clinical trial in children with progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis (PFIC); a Phase 2 clinical trial in adults with primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC); and a Phase 2 clinical trial in adults with primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC).
WOMEN THE MAIN VICITMS OF CHRONIC CONDITION PRIMARY Biliary Cirrhosis is a chronic condition which mainly affects women, with around 40,000 total sufferers in the UK.
Primary biliary cirrhosis is a condition affecting 2,500 women and men in the North East.
Inverse associations between the TNF-[alpha] -308A allele and disease expression were reported in Gaucher disease (30) and in primary biliary cirrhosis (31, 32).
PBC primary biliary cirrhosis is not related to drug or alcohol abuse and it has no cure.
Although the association of this syndrome with primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) is recognized in women, it has never been described in a man.
Primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) is a chronic liver disease that causes slow progressive destruction of bile ducts in the liver.
woman has suffered from primary biliary cirrhosis, a chronic disease that causes the liver to deteriorate and malfunction over time.
In the latest study, researchers looked at whether the extract could slow down damage caused byinflammatoryconditions of the liver, including primary sclerosing cholangitis and primary biliary cirrhosis.
No flowers but donations if desired, to The Primary Biliary Cirrhosis Foundation c /o C o -o p e r a t i v e Funeralcare, 4-5 Temple Street, Swindon, SN1 1SQ.
Vitamin K2 has beneficial effects in osteoporosis, regardless of the underlying cause of the bone loss: menopause, Parkinson's disease, biliary cirrhosis, inactivity due to stroke, drugs such as leuprolide or prednisolone, or anorexia.
A 47-year-old woman was referred to us for follow-up of primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC).
Histopathology of the liver in Infantile biliary cirrhosis.
Ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA), the only approved medication to treat primary biliary cirrhosis, also helps improve pruritus in patients with intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy.