Hepatology is a branch of medicine that deals with the liver, gallbladder and the biliary system.

Category : Hepatology

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We thank Primignani etal for taking interest in our article. We agree with their comments that the cut‐offs of conventional tests and thromboelastography used in our study for transfusion of blood products is arbitrary. There are also no studies asse...

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A Polarizing Case of Elevated Liver Enzymes

A 25‐year‐old male was referred to hepatology clinic for abnormal liver enzymes: AST 242 IU/L, ALT 507 IU/L, alkaline phosphatase 139 IU/L, INR 1.1, bilirubin 1.3 mg/dl, and albumin 4.2 g/dL. His hemoglobin was 13.3 g/dl and platelet count 130 x109/L...

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Hepatology: The field of liver malady. The liver is the body’s biggest organ and Hepatology is a huge field. It incorporates, yet isn’t restricted to, the investigation of intense and incessant hepatitis, viral hepatitis, cirrhosis, hereditary and...

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In the February 2019 issue of Hepatology, in the article titled “DDX24 Mutations Associated With Malformations of Major Vessels to the Viscera,” (volume 69, pages 803‐816; doi: 10.1002/hep.30200), by Pengfei Pang et al., there were two errors. Maohen...