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Dig Dis (2016) 34 (Suppl. 1): 32–39.
Published Online: 22 August 2016
...Abdo Mahli; Claus Hellerbrand Alcoholic liver disease (ALD) and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) are the most frequent chronic liver disorders, and their advanced forms - alcoholic steatohepatitis and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis - are the most frequent conditions leading to liver cirrhosis...
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Dig Dis (2011) 28 (6): 751–755.
Published Online: 27 April 2011
...S.V. Siegmund Alcohol abuse is a major cause of liver fibrosis and cirrhosis in developed countries. Alcoholic liver disease (ALD) is distinctively characterized by a pronounced inflammatory response due to elevated gut-derived endotoxin plasma levels, an augmented generation of oxidative stress...
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Gastroenterology
Dig Dis (2011) 28 (6): 729–736.
Published Online: 27 April 2011
... from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. Alcoholic liver disease Animal models Steatosis Inflammation Fibrosis A major advantage of ad libitum ethanol feeding of ethanol is that it is not technically demanding, generally...
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Dig Dis (2011) 28 (6): 783–791.
Published Online: 27 April 2011
... in Western countries. Similarly to alcoholic liver disease, NAFLD encompasses mild hepatic steatosis to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis with significant necroinflammation and progressive fibrosis. Several clinical studies suggest a strong causative link between the consumption of alcohol and progressive liver...
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Dig Dis (2007) 25 (2): 138–143.
Published Online: 04 May 2007
... in the elderly need to be revisited, particularly non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, chronic hepatitis C, alcoholic liver disease, and hepatocellular carcinoma. Moreover, some therapeutic approaches, especially antiviral therapy and liver transplantation, should be discussed also in selected groups of elderly...
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Dig Dis (2006) 23 (3-4): 255–263.
Published Online: 27 February 2006
...Masayuki Adachi; David A. Brenner Background and Aims: Alcoholic liver disease continues to be a major health problem with respect to both morbidity and mortality. To understand the clinical syndromes of alcoholic liver disease, this review highlights the papers on both clinical and basic research...
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Dig Dis (2006) 23 (3-4): 275–284.
Published Online: 27 February 2006
...Ina Bergheim; Craig J. McClain; Gavin E. Arteel Alcoholic liver disease (ALD) remains a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. For example, the Veterans Administration Cooperative Studies reported that patients with cirrhosis and superimposed alcoholic hepatitis had a 4-year mortality...