Latest Steatohepatitis Stories
NIH-funded, NEJM study is largest ever to look at nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, an obesity-related condition.
A daily dose of a specific form of vitamin E significantly improved the liver disease, nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), according to a study funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) of the National Institutes of Health.
Modifying risk factors essential in controlling liver disease progression.
Encouraging results in 1 male subgroup may guide future clinical practice.
Results show highly significant dose dependent response.
Sonic detection of liver stiffness emerges as a useful screening and prognostic test.
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Findings suggest patients with nonalcoholic liver disease are candidates for transplants, but are at increased risk for metabolic syndrome complications.
Impaired oxidation in liver associated with progression to NASH.
Patients with chronic hepatitis C and advanced liver disease who drink three or more cups of coffee per day have a 53% lower risk of liver disease progression than non-coffee drinkers.
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