hepatitis

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inflammation of the liver caused by a virus or a toxin

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Within three months she had suffered organ failure and she was flown to King's Hospital in London with ischemic hepatitis - acute liver failure.
Diffuse hepatocellular calcification developing in a patient on chronic hemodialysis after ischemic hepatitis.
3 Cause of liver dysfunction Sepsis/septic shock 15 (31%) 6 (30%) Post-cardiovascular surgery 9 (19%) 3 (15%) Acute hepatitis 5 (10%) 3 (15%) Traumatic liver damage 4 (8%) 2 (10%) Ischemic hepatitis 4 (8%) 2 (10%) Drug-related liver damage 4 (8%) 2 (10%) Post cardiopulmonary arrest 3 (6%) 2 (10%) Post massive haemorrhage 2 (4%) 0 (0%) Other 4 (8%) 0 (0%) Non-survival (n = 28) Gender, male/female 19/9 Age, years (mean [+ or -] SD) 54.
The laboratory picture is similar to that seen in ischemic hepatitis.
We report a case of a young female who developed bowel ischemia and ischemic hepatitis after a marathon run on a warm summer afternoon.