Hepatic fibrosis

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Hepatic fibrosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hepatic fibrosis" returned 420 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Protective effects of Liuweiwuling tablets on carbon tetrachloride-induced hepatic fibrosis in rats.
 

Author(s): Huimin Liu, Zhenfang Zhang, Huangwanyin Hu, Congen Zhang, Ming Niu, Ruishen Li, Jiabo Wang, Zhaofang Bai, Xiaohe Xiao

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Liuweiwuling tablets (LWWL) are an herbal product that exerts remarkable effects on liver protection and aminotransferase levels, and they have been approved by the Chinese State Food and Drug Administration (CFDA). Clinical studies have found that LWWL can inhibit collagen production ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Association of gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging with hepatic fibrosis and inflammation in primary sclerosing cholangitis.
 

Author(s): Sarah Keller, Annette Aigner, Roman Zenouzi, Anne C Kim, Arnoud Meijer, Sören A Weidemann, Till Krech, Ansgar W Lohse, Gerhard Adam, Christoph Schramm, Jin Yamamura

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To evaluate magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) parameters T2 signal, contrast enhancement (CE), and relative liver enhancement (RLE) of extracellular gadolinium-based contrast agent (GBCA)-enhanced MRI as a marker for hepatic fibrosis and inflammation in patients with primary sclerosing ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Capacity of non-invasive hepatic fibrosis algorithms to replace transient elastography to exclude cirrhosis in people with hepatitis C virus infection: A multi-centre observational study.
 

Author(s): Melissa Louise Kelly, Stephen M Riordan, Rohan Bopage, Andrew R Lloyd, Jeffrey John Post

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Achievement of the 2030 World Health Organisation (WHO) global hepatitis C virus (HCV) elimination targets will be underpinned by scale-up of testing and use of direct-acting antiviral treatments. In Australia, despite publically-funded testing and treatment, less than 15% of patients ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Hepatic fibrosis" returned 61 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

PDGF signaling pathway in hepatic fibrosis pathogenesis and therapeutics (Review).
 

Author(s): Hua-Zhong Ying, Qin Chen, Wen-You Zhang, Huan-Huan Zhang, Yue Ma, Song-Zhao Zhang, Jie Fang, Chen-Huan Yu

Journal: Mol Med Rep. 2017 Dec;16(6):7879-7889.

 

The platelet‑derived growth factor (PDFG) signaling pathway exerts persistent activation in response to a variety of stimuli and facilitates the progression of hepatic fibrosis. Since this pathway modulates a broad spectrum of cellular processes, including cell growth, differentiation, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Acoustic Radiation Force Impulse (ARFI) Elastography for non‑invasive evaluation of hepatic fibrosis in chronic hepatitis B and C patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Xiangdong Hu, Lanyan Qiu, Dong Liu, Linxue Qian

Journal: Med Ultrason. 2017 Jan;19(1):23-31.

 

The purpose of the study was to assess the effect of Acoustic Radiation Force Impulse (ARFI) elastography in the diagnosis of liver fibrosis in chronic hepatitis B and C patients through Meta-analysis.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Liver fibrosis and hepatic stellate cells: Etiology, pathological hallmarks and therapeutic targets.
 

Author(s): Chong-Yang Zhang, Wei-Gang Yuan, Pei He, Jia-Hui Lei, Chun-Xu Wang

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2016 Dec;22(48):10512-10522.

 

Liver fibrosis is a reversible wound-healing process aimed at maintaining organ integrity, and presents as the critical pre-stage of liver cirrhosis, which will eventually progress to hepatocellular carcinoma in the absence of liver transplantation. Fibrosis generally results from ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Prospective Cohort Study of Association of Insulin Resistance/Steatosis With Hepatic Fibrosis in CHB and NAFLD
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Hepatitis B; Hepatic Fibrosis; Fatty Liver

 

Last Updated: 23 Apr 2018

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A Study in Reversing Hepatic Fibrosis or Cirrhosis Related to Hepatitis B Virus and Finding Biomarkers
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hepatitis B; Liver Fibrosis

 

Last Updated: 25 Jun 2018

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A Study of Experimental Medication BMS-986263 in Adults With Advanced Hepatic Fibrosis After Cure of Hepatitis C
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hepatic Cirrhosis; Liver Fibrosis

 

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2018

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