Hepatic fibrosis

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Hepatic fibrosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hepatic fibrosis" returned 225 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Noninvasive assessment of hepatic fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis B viral infection using magnetic resonance elastography.
 

Author(s): Jeong Eun Lee, Jeong Min Lee, Kyung Bun Lee, Jeong Hee Yoon, Cheong Il Shin, Joon Koo Han, Byung Ihn Choi

Journal: Korean J Radiol. ;15(2):210-7.

 

To evaluate the diagnostic performance of magnetic resonance elastography (MRE) for staging hepatic fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection.

Last Updated: 19 Mar 2014

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[Hepatic steatosis in chronic hepatitis B: prevalence, risk factors, and impact on fibrosis and therapeutic response].
 

Author(s): Aida Ben Slama Trabelsi, Mehdi Ksiaa, Ahlem Souguir, Dhilel Issaoui, Badreddine Sriha, Salem Ajmi

Journal: Tunis Med. 2013 Jul;91(7):431-4.

 

steatosis is a common injury in chronic hepatitis C, but this association has not been sufficiently studied in chronic hepatitis B. aim: To evaluate the prevalence of hepatic steatosis in chronic hepatitis B and determine its association with various histologic, biochemical, virological, ...

Last Updated: 6 Sep 2013

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Effects of Fufang Biejia Ruangan pills on hepatic fibrosis in vivo and in vitro.
 

Author(s): Feng-Rui Yang, Bu-Wu Fang, Jian-Shi Lou

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2013 Aug;19(32):5326-33.

 

To explore the protective effect and the relevant mechanisms of Fufang Biejia Ruangan Pills (FFBJRGP) on hepatic fibrosis in vivo and in vitro.

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2013

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The terms "Hepatic fibrosis" returned 34 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Epigenetic modifications in hepatic stellate cells contribute to liver fibrosis.
 

Author(s): Qi Zhao, Cheng-Yong Qin, Ze-Hua Zhao, Yu-Chen Fan, Kai Wang

Journal: Tohoku J. Exp. Med.. 2013 ;229(1):35-43.

 

Liver fibrosis represents the final common pathway of virtually all types of chronic liver diseases, and it has been a major public health concern. Many genes have been demonstrated to be involved in the pathogenesis of liver fibrosis, while the mechanisms underlying gene regulation ...

Last Updated: 14 Dec 2012

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[Advance in the research of the relationship between novel gaseous signal molecule-hydrogen sulfide and hepatic fibrosis].
 

Author(s): Xiu-fen Li, Yong-ping Zheng, Lin Wu

Journal: Zhongguo Wei Zhong Bing Ji Jiu Yi Xue. 2012 Nov;24(11):703-4.

 

Last Updated: 7 Nov 2012

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Understanding the mechanism of hepatic fibrosis and potential therapeutic approaches.
 

Author(s): Areeba Ahmad, Riaz Ahmad

Journal: Saudi J Gastroenterol. ;18(3):155-67.

 

Hepatic fibrosis (HF) is a progressive condition with serious clinical complications arising from abnormal proliferation and amassing of tough fibrous scar tissue. This defiance of collagen fibers becomes fatal due to ultimate failure of liver functions. Participation of various cell ...

Last Updated: 25 May 2012

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A Trial of IDN-6556 in Post Orthotopic Liver Transplant for Chronic HCV
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Liver Fibrosis; Hepatic Fibrosis

 

Last Updated: 24 Jul 2014

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Development of an Imaging Biomarker for Hepatic Fibrosis Using Gadoxetate Disodium
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hepatic Fibrosis

 

Last Updated: 31 Jan 2013

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Non Invasive Study of the Hepatic Fibrosis in Paediatrics by the Method of Study of Pediatric Hepatic Fibrosis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cirrhosis; Liver Fibrosis; Portal Hypertension; Cystic Fibrosis; Cholestasis of Parenteral Nutrition

 

Last Updated: 2 Jan 2014

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