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Pregnant Women With Cirrhosis Have Low Levels of Liver Decompensation Within a Year of Delivery

Data from a new study presented this week at The Liver Meeting® – held by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and funded by the AASLD Foundation
4-Nov-2019 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Innovative Machine Learning Tool Predicts Who Might Have Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis

Data from a new study presented this week at The Liver Meeting® – held by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases – found that a machine-learning tool could successfully predict the risk of having non-alcoholic steatohepatitis...
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NAFLD Patients Less Likely to Lose Weight, Need More Effective Weight Loss Strategies

Data from a new study presented this week at The Liver Meeting® – held by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases – found that obese individuals with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) were less likely to achieve a...
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All-Oral Direct-Acting Antiviral Treatments Improve Survival in Patients with HCV-Related Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Data from a new study presented this week at The Liver Meeting® – held by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases – found that hepatitis C virus-related hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients who achieved sustained virologic...
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A Healthy Lifestyle May Help Prevent Liver-Related Deaths

Data from a new study presented this week at The Liver Meeting® – held by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases – found that a substantial burden of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and cirrhosis-related deaths may be prevented...
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Global Hepatology Societies Call for Better HCV Testing and Access to Treatment

Four societies focused on liver disease research and treatment announced a global call-to-action initiative to simplify hepatitis C testing and treatment.
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Kratom, Botanical Supplement with Opioid-Like Activity, May Cause Liver Toxicity and Injury

Data from a new study presented this week at The Liver Meeting® – held by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases – found that kratom, a popular and widely available product, may cause liver toxicity and severe liver injury.
4-Nov-2019 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

U.S. Cirrhosis Patients Often Skip or Delay Liver Cancer Surveillance Due to Cost and Lack of Insurance

Data from a new study presented this week at The Liver Meeting® – held by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases – found that cirrhosis patients in the U.S. have substantial financial burden
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