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2013-09-27 23:00:09

A team of surgeons at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center is the first in the country to report a fully laparoscopic hepatectomy—the removal of a portion of the liver—from a living adult donor for adult and teenage recipients. The procedure advances transplant surgery and offers hope for addressing the significant shortage of liver donors. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 28, 2013 Surgeons at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center Report Successful...

2013-09-25 10:44:30

A simple 'traffic light' test that detects hidden liver fibrosis and cirrhosis in high risk populations could reduce harmful drinking rates and potentially prevent hundreds of alcohol-related deaths a year. Devised by Dr Nick Sheron and colleagues at University of Southampton and Southampton General Hospital, the Southampton Traffic Light (STL) test, which costs about £50, could be used by GPs in the community. Published in the October 2013 issue of the British Journal of General...

2013-09-23 23:25:01

Juan Carroll, co-owner and coach at Black Iron CrossFit (http://www.blackironcrossfit.com) announces that he & his wife Vanessa will host a workout of the day (WOD) to raise funds for their youngest son, Juan Jr., who is in need of a liver transplant. Frisco, TX (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 At 2 months old, Juan Jr. was diagnosed with the rare liver disease, Biliary Atresia. Doctors and specialists performed a major surgery, known as a Kasai procedure. However, it is not a long-term...

2013-09-21 23:03:27

Fatty Liver Solution designed by Duncan Capicchiano is a newly updated natural cure book that reveals to people an advanced treatment for liver damage, and some simple exercises to improve their liver health. A full Fatty Liver Solution overview on the site Health Review Center indicates if the book is trustworthy. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 21, 2013 Fatty Liver Solution is a newly updated book that provides people with an effective treatment for liver damage, and a list of healthy...

2013-09-21 23:03:25

Liver Cirrhosis Bible and Ezra Protocol penned by Debra Elkin is a new natural cure book that provides people with an advanced liver cirrhosis diet, and detailed descriptions on how to reverse their cirrhosis effortlessly. A complete Liver Cirrhosis Bible And Ezra Protocol overview on the website Vkool.com indicates if this book is trustworthy. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) September 21, 2013 Liver Cirrhosis Bible And Ezra Protocol is a new natural cure book that reveals to people an exclusive...

2013-09-19 23:34:14

Fatty Liver And Obesity Reversal penned by Abe Hsieh is a newly updated natural cure book that teaches people how to reduce fatty liver disease and obesity quickly. A complete Fatty Liver And Obesity Reversal overview on the site Health Review Center indicates if the book is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Fatty Liver And Obesity Reversal created by Abe Hsieh is a newly updated natural cure book that instructs people how to relieve their fatty liver disease and...

2013-09-19 23:34:11

Fatty Liver Bible And Ezra Protocol designed by Debra Elkin is the latest healthy diet program that instructs people how to reverse fatty liver disease effortlessly. A complete Fatty Liver Bible And Ezra Protocol overview on the website Vkoolelite indicates if the program is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Liver Bible And Ezra Protocol program created by Debra Elkin provides people with detailed descriptions on how to reverse the chemical processes that lead to...

2013-09-19 23:34:09

Fatty Liver Freedom Cookbook created by Debra Elkin is a new natural cure book that covers hundreds of liver detox recipes, and simple food recipes for a healthy liver. A full Fatty Liver Freedom Cookbook overview on the site Vkool.com indicates if the book is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Fatty Liver Freedom Cookbook is penned by Debra Elkin, a health consultant. This woman also is a former fatty liver sufferer, and a well-known medical researcher who has over 20...


Latest Liver Reference Libraries

Lancet Liver Fluke, Dicrocoelium dendriticum
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The lancet liver fluke (Dicrocoelium dendriticum) is a parasitic worm that is classified within the Platyhelminthes phylum. It is thought to be native to over thirty countries including Switzerland, Spain, Germany, Iran, China, Vietnam, Japan, Ghana, and Nigeria, among many other areas. It is also found in South and North America and in Australia. It is typically found in cattle or other grazing species, so it is thought to prefer a habitat that supports these species. It is similar in...

Liver
2013-04-30 14:18:06

The liver is the organ in charge of processing, neutralizing and excreting certain secretions for the metabolic processes. Formation and Orientation The liver is considered to be both the largest internal organ and the largest gland in the human body. It is situated just below the diaphragm, to the right of the stomach and on top of the gallbladder. There are two ways blood can travel to and from the liver: the hepatic artery and the portal vein. The hepatic artery carries blood solely...

Hepatitis B
2013-02-25 09:11:23

Image Caption: This electron micrograph reveals the presence of hepatitis-B virus HBV "Dane particles", or virions. Credit: CDC/Wikipedia Hepatitis B: What Is It? Hepatitis simply means a swelling or inflammation of the liver. The type hepatitis that a person contracts (there are 5 common forms) affects their long-term prognosis. The most common and most severe of these different types of liver infection is Hepatitis B, which is caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV). It is typically...

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Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.