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2,701 Possible Causes for Acute Liver Failure, Liver Biopsy showing Periportal Necrosis, Patient Appears Acutely Ill

  • Massive Hepatic Necrosis

    A, intraoperative (POD 0) wedge biopsy of the native liver showed massive hepatic necrosis and periportal ductular structure (HE, 200 ).[nature.com] Wilson's disease (hereditary copper accumulation) may infrequently present with acute liver failure.[en.wikipedia.org] […] necrosis of liver Approximate Synonyms Acute and subacute hepatic failure Acute hepatic failure Acute hepatic necrosis Acute hepatitis Acute liver failure Acute liver failure[icd9data.com]

  • Viral Hepatitis

    Parvovirus B19 may be the causative agent in some adult cases of acute non-A-E viral hepatitis and acute liver failure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The clinical spectrum of acute hepatitis A is wide, ranging from mild case without any noticeable symptoms to severe case with acute liver failure leading to mortality.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Occasionally, acute viral hepatitis progresses to acute liver failure (indicating fulminant hepatitis).[msdmanuals.com]

  • Hepatitis B

    liver failure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] During the incubation period and during the acute phase of the illness, surface antigen-antibody complexes may be found in the sera of some patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The main indications for transplant owing to HBV are now acute liver failure (both acute and acute reactivation on the background of chronic HBV) and HCC.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hepatitis A

    Hepatitis A related acute liver failure is rare, but is associated with a poor prognosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Therefore, he was diagnosed with severe acute liver failure with acute renal failure (ARF) caused by HAV infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] After admission, the patient deteriorated fulfilling the King's College criteria for acute liver failure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Aflatoxicosis

    Patients will appear ill with fever, jaundice, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, and hemorrhagic diathesis, hepatomegaly, and elevated liver function tests.[visualdx.com] […] exposure to aflatoxins will produce acute hepatic necrosis from days to weeks later, but with multiple exposures likely in a terrorist attack, many victims will present with acute[visualdx.com]

  • Hepatitis D

    A comparison of the first and third liver-biopsy specimens showed a significant reduction of portal inflammation (P 0.05) in patients treated with the higher dose of interferon[nejm.org] Complications may include: Chronic active hepatitis Acute liver failure Call your health care provider if you have symptoms of hepatitis B.[medlineplus.gov] Possible Complications Complications may include: Chronic active hepatitis Acute liver failure When to Contact a Medical Professional Call your health care provider if you[umms.org]

  • Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy

    This case report focuses on the management of acute liver failure due to AFLP in a 31 year old women treated in our intensive care unit (ICU) after an emergency C-section.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Steatosis of the liver, demonstrating itself as the acute liver failure during the third trimester of pregnancy (Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy--AFLP) is a rarely observed[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The combination of acute fatty liver of pregnancy and acetaminophen toxicity resulted in acute liver failure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Liver Biopsy showing Periportal Necrosis
  • Toxic Hepatitis

    Here we report an additional case of toxic hepatitis associated with dronedarone presenting with acute liver failure, followed by spontaneous recovery, in a 69-year old woman[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Toxic hepatitis or drug-induced liver injury (DILI) encompasses a spectrum of conditions ranging from mild biochemical abnormalities to acute liver failure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Drug-induced acute liver failure: results of a U.S. multicenter, prospective study.[ivyunion.org]

    Missing: Liver Biopsy showing Periportal Necrosis
  • Isoniazid Hepatitis

    Supportive care for acute liver failure and even liver transplantation may be required.[patient.info] […] acetaminophen-induced acute liver failure.[gi.org] Acute liver failure due to isoniazid.[livertox.nih.gov]

    Missing: Patient Appears Acutely Ill
  • Bacterial Hepatitis

    In more severe cases, biopsy typically shows periportal necrosis with mononuclear cell infiltrates (piecemeal necrosis) accompanied by variable periportal fibrosis and bile[merckmanuals.com] Acute-on-chronic liver failure: a new syndrome that will re-classify cirrhosis. Journal of Hepatology 2015;62:S131-143 Acute-on-chronic liver failure .[aeeh.es] Hospitalization is unnecessary in the absence of acute liver failure.[who.int]

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