Cirrhosis

What is Cirrhosis?

Cirrhosis is a severe form of liver disease wherein normal liver tissue is replaced by scar tissue (fibrous tissue).

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Latest Cirrhosis News and Research

Vitamin E can safely treat fatty liver disease in patients with HIV

Vitamin E can safely treat fatty liver disease in patients with HIV

New set of recommendations for managing liver failure in the ICU

New set of recommendations for managing liver failure in the ICU

Chemical in veggies help heal fatty liver

Chemical in veggies help heal fatty liver

Study identifies two possible targets to halt liver damage in NASH

Study identifies two possible targets to halt liver damage in NASH

Yale researchers find way to reverse type-2 diabetes and liver fibrosis in mice

Yale researchers find way to reverse type-2 diabetes and liver fibrosis in mice

Researchers develop novel therapeutic approach to cure chronic hepatitis B

Researchers develop novel therapeutic approach to cure chronic hepatitis B

60+ organizations to speak as the NASH Summit Boston returns

60+ organizations to speak as the NASH Summit Boston returns

Researchers identify liver fibrosis ‘off switch’ in mice

Researchers identify liver fibrosis ‘off switch’ in mice

Magnetic nanomaterials may become the basis for new approach to treating liver fibrosis

Magnetic nanomaterials may become the basis for new approach to treating liver fibrosis

Novel drug inhibits liver damage, obesity and glucose intolerance in mice fed with high-fat diet

Novel drug inhibits liver damage, obesity and glucose intolerance in mice fed with high-fat diet

Study determines prevalence of fatty liver disease and fibrosis among young adults in the UK

Study determines prevalence of fatty liver disease and fibrosis among young adults in the UK

Study shows how cancer-causing genes promote metastasis

Study shows how cancer-causing genes promote metastasis

American women drinking more, and dying much more often, as a result

American women drinking more, and dying much more often, as a result

Health benefits of a 'Dry January'

Health benefits of a 'Dry January'

ACG publishes new guideline on disorders of hepatic and mesenteric circulation

ACG publishes new guideline on disorders of hepatic and mesenteric circulation

New radiotracer can provide insights into how the heart recovers after myocardial infarction

New radiotracer can provide insights into how the heart recovers after myocardial infarction

Research shows how the hepatitis D virus copies itself

Research shows how the hepatitis D virus copies itself

Researchers reveal the mystery in replication cycle of hepatitis D virus

Researchers reveal the mystery in replication cycle of hepatitis D virus

Using math equations to detect and forecast liver cancer risk

Using math equations to detect and forecast liver cancer risk

Researchers develop 'scar in a dish' model to closely mimic progressive organ scarring

Researchers develop 'scar in a dish' model to closely mimic progressive organ scarring