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Synonyms for cirrhosis

a chronic disease interfering with the normal functioning of the liver

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The specificity and sensitivity was measured in regards to spleen size in the diagnosis of esophageal varices in cirrhotic patients.
Clinically, systolic incompetence is most evident when cirrhotic patients are placed under stress, whether physical or pharmacological or when the extent of peripheral arterial vasodilatation demands an increased cardiac output as in the case of bacterial infections.
Patients were categorized as cirrhotic and noncirrhotic types, with a further subclassification of the non-cirrhotic type into acute and chronic PVT, depending on the image of cavernoma transformation (formation of collateral blood vessels) or evidence of PH including splenomegaly and esophageal varices, as features of chronic PVT.
Single oral and intravenous doses of 5g OCR-002 are well tolerated in cirrhotic subjects with Child Pugh A and C classification.
In Taiwan, cirrhotic patients with hyponatremia were found to have increased in-hospital deaths and poor survival at 6-months14.
It is estimated that 50%-60% of liver cirrhotic patients have esophageal varices at the time of presentation to hospital.
Patients included were treatment naive, non responders or relapses' and among these categories both cirrhotic and non-cirrhotic were included.
Salt free albumin and diuretic agent were selectively used in cirrhotic patients who developed ascites postoperatively.
However, clinical guidelines from the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (4) (AASLD) recommend testing for Q80K in genotype 1a prior to using simeprevir in interferon-containing regimens, and more recently in cirrhotic patients that are going to start sofosbuvir (SOF) and simeprevir (SIM).
I drove her home the next day and haven't heard from her since, which is fine as my health isn't great - I have a cirrhotic liver from alcohol abuse but I've been dry for four years now, and I also have PTSD depression.
3) compared liver function test serum values before and after Ramadan in 216 cirrhotic patients and reported a rise in serum bilirubin 1 month after Ramadan.
177 cirrhotic patients were included in this study via non-probability, purposive sampling.
The child needed to undergo a liver transplant as she has a cirrhotic liver.
Hepatologists and other specialists from around the world present 28 chapters on imaging, lab tests, fibrosis and fibrogenesis, pathophysiology, prognosis, and liver transplant evaluation, followed by the management of complications like hepatic encephalopathy, cirrhotic cardiomyopathy, hepatopulmonary syndrome, ascites, acute kidney injury, and hyponatremia, as well as bleeding, malnutrition, adrenal insufficiency, coagulopathy, infections, osteopenia, and pruritis, and pediatric considerations, drug therapy and potential hepatotoxicity, and quality of life.
Chi-square tests were performed to compare the genotype distributions of ADH1B (*1/*1, *1/*2, *2/*2) and ADH1C (*1/*1, *1/*2, *2/*2) genes and *1 and *2 allele frequencies between healthy volunteers versus alcoholics and non-cirrhotic alcoholics versus alcoholic cirrhotics.