Symptoms of Liver Failure from Alcohol

Date: September 11,  2012
Author: craig
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Categories: Alcoholic Liver Disease

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If you have been involved in heavy drinking for many years, it's high time to go through various symptoms of liver failure from alcohol so that you can be aware of your medical health, should the worst case scenario of liver failure hits you sooner or later. Read More

New Therapies Sought for Alcoholic Hepatitis

Date: September 11,  2012
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Alcoholic hepatitis is a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Severe alcohol-related liver disease carries a poor prognosis. Several research studies have worked to find a successful treatment for alcoholic hepatitis, but no consensus has been reached on the most effective treatment regimen. "Alcohol usage has.

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How Should Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis be Treated?

Date: September 11,  2012
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From: The Hospitalist, March 2012 Alcoholic hepatitis is a severe form of alcohol-related liver disease associated with significant short-term mortality. by Alisha Parada, MD, J. Rush Pierce Jr., MD, MPH, Division of Hospital Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine and the University of New.

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How alcohol damages your liver

Date: September 11,  2012
Author: craig
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Drinking too much alcohol can have serious consequences for your health, especially your liver, which is involved with detoxification of the body after excessive alcohol intake. The controversy linked to alcohol intake has been raging for many years: on the one hand, alcohol when used in moderation,.

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Diagnosis of Alcoholic Liver Disease

Date: September 11,  2012
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Alcoholic hepatitis is an acute or chronic illness associated with severe chronic alcoholism, involving extensive hepatocellular necrosis, inflammation, and scarring. It is extremely variable in clinical presentation and may be superimposed on other forms of alcoholic liver disease such as fatty liver and Laennec’s cirrhosis. Alcoholic liver.

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