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Mortality trend from liver cirrhosis in Chile from 1990 to 2007 Análisis de la tendencia de la mortalidad por cirrosis hepática en Chile: Años 1990 a 2007
Background: There is a worldwide tendency towards a reduction in the rates of deaths due to cirrhosis. In Chile, a decrease in the number of hospital admissions due to this disease has been recorded. Aim: To assess general ...
Incomplete septal cirrhosis: an enigmatic disease
Incomplete septal cirrhosis is a form of macronodular cirrhosis characterized by fine and incomplete septa, which delimit rudimentary regeneration nodules. Its etiopathogeny is uncertain and is associated with various ...
Non-alcoholic cirrhosis and heart rate variability: A systematic mini-review
Background and Objectives: Cirrhosis is a liver disease that causes about one million deaths annually worldwide. The estimated cirrhosis prevalence ranges from 4.5–9.5% in the general population. Up to 40% of cirrhotic ...
A novel chronic cirrhosis TAA-induced model in rats
Experimental models for hepatic lesions are necessary so the effectiveness of new drugs in reversing cirrhosisfibrosis can be tested. This is the case of liver cirrhosis, which requires animal models. Three drugs widely ...
Oxidative Stress Modulation by Rosmarinus offi cinalis in CCl4-induced Liver Cirrhosis
(Wiley InterScience, 2009-10)
Rosmarinus offi cinalis (Lamiaceae) possesses antioxidant activity and hepatoprotective effects, and so may provide a possible therapeutic alternative for chronic liver disease. The effect produced by a methanolic extract of ...
Gastritis varioliforme y daño hepático crónico: Una inesperada asociación
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2010)
Liver cirrhosis in Chile: epidemiologic considerations Cirrosis hepática en Chile: consideraciones epidemiológicas.
Liver cirrhosis is an important public health problem in Chile, accounting for 5% of all deaths, proportion that has increased 24 fold in the last 60 years. Chile has the highest death rate for cirrhosis in America and the ...
Intake of Beer, Wine and Spirits and Risk of Heavy Drinking and Alcoholic Cirrhosis
(Sociedad de Biología de Chile, 2004)
Unexpected high seroprevalence of hepatitis e virus in patients with alcohol-related cirrhosis
(Public Library of Science, 2019-10-24)
Introduction: Little is known about hepatitis E virus (HEV) infection in patients with cirrhosis. The aim of the present study was to describe the frequency of HEV infection and associated risk factors in patients with ...
Development of an experimental model of liver cirrhosis in rabbits
(Blackwell Science AsiaCarltonAustralia, 2000)