Tag: "steatohepatitis" at medical news
Researchers Estimate Significant Fatty Liver Disease in Children
...tion caused by fat buildup in the liver. Over time steatohepatitis
can cause progressive liver damage and has important implications for the long term health of children and young adults. “Fatty liver disease is a very common problem that has gone largely unnoticed,” said Jeffrey Schwimmer, UCSD Associate Professo...
Two Chemical Compounds Restore Healthy Glucose Levels In Obese Mice
...esistance. One form of this disease - nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
- is associated with inflammation and the creation of fibrous tissue, which can lead to cirrhosis. PBA has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for clinical use in urea-cycle disorders in humans. TUDCA has been used as a liver-pro...