Intrahepatic cholestasis during pregnancy predisposes to later liver disease
In a preliminary investigation it has been found that if there is Intrahepatic cholestasis
during pregnancy women are more susceptible to liver disease late on.//
This case control study was performed in Finland on 21,008 women and found the above mentioned result. Intrahepatic cholestasis
ACC Responds to Study Published in Pediatrics About Phthalate and IV Tubing
...plores the relationship between a condition called cholestasis
and the use of phthalate-bearing vinyl tubing, but...d to. . .an increase in parameters of cholestasis. cholestasis
is a relatively common complication among newborns...tly, it does not answer whether the development of cholestasis
in these seriously troubled infants was related to...
How did glycine significantly decrease liver injury?
...ignificantly reduced by dietary glycine in rats. Moreover, the data indicated that glycine decreases liver injury under the conditions of experimental cholestasis
thru a direct effect on hepatocytes. Surprisingly, Kupffer cells did not appear to play a major role in the pathological changes caused by cholestasis...
Combined stenting and photodynamic therapy improves survival in late stage liver cancer patients
...lastic stent in the bile duct to manage flow and control the cancerous growth (ERCP). It has become a standard of care to manage jaundice and prevent cholestasis
(blockage of the bile duct), with less morbidity and mortality than that associated with surgery. However, the efficacy of stenting is limited because...
First Gene Chip Discovered by Cincinnati Researchers
Previous research on humans identified five genes responsible for inherited forms of jaundice, until now, the broad array of causes of cholestasis
including genetic, metabolic, inflammatory and drug- or toxin-induced disorders, created a challenge for physicians to diagnose a specific disease. ...
Cholestasis in Medical Definition
Inguinal - Femoral - Umbilical - Incisional - Diaphragmatic
Alcoholic liver disease - cholestasis
- Hepatitis - Liver failure - Cirrhosis - NASH - PBC - Budd-Chiari - Hepatocellular carcinoma
Cholestasis in Medical Dictionary
In medicine, cholestasis
is a condition where bile cannot flow from the liver to the duodenum. The two basic distinctions are an obstructive type of cholestasis
where there is a mechanical blockage in the duct system such as can occur from a gallstone or malignancy and... Cholest...
...o significant danger to either the woman... A complete listing of pregnancy complication articles. ... home :: Pregnancy Complications ... cholestasis
of Pregnancy . Common Pregnancy Complications ... Covers the symptoms and risks associated with conditions such as implantation bleeding, ges...
... treatment ... About Liver , Biliary, & Pancreatic Disorders . Liver Disease ... Liver disorders in pregnancy include intrahepatic cholestasis
of pregnancy (ICP), hepatitis, HELLP syndrome, and acute fatty liver of pregnancy. Other Liver Disorders . Search. Query. A Well Timed ....
...adder disease (also called biliary dyskinesia) appears ... Explanation of specific gallbladder diseases such as gallstones, cholecystitis, cholestasis
... Family history of gallbladder disease (Heredity) ... Details about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of gall bladder di...
...cids, which can be taken into the body by ... Symptoms usually include cholestasis
(accumulation of bile in the liver). There are... x-ray examination of...f bile flow. Disorders of the liver, bile duct, or pancreas ... With cholestasis
the flow of bile (the digestive fluid produced by the liver) is ... ...