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879 Possible Causes for Alcoholic Facies, Portal Cirrhosis

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    CT scanning detects cirrhosis, portal hypertension and tumors. What is a liver biopsy and will such a procedure require hospitalization?[] Fetal alcohol syndrome, which presents with features such as neurological dysfunction, growth retardation, and characteristic facies, is associated with heavy alcohol use[] Fatty liver Alcoholic hepatitis See Hepatitis Cirrhosis Hepatic failure Hepatocellular carcinoma Portal Hypertension Pancreatitis Acute metabolic disorders Hypoglycaemia Glucose[]

  • Alcoholic Liver Disease

    Also referred to as Laennec’s cirrhosis, portal cirrhosis, cirrhosis or hepatitis-alcoholic, or liver disease from alcohol, alcoholic liver disease usually develops after[] Caput medusae and palmar erythema are cardinal signs in cirrhosis of liver with portal hypertension.[] The actual stage of cirrhosis depends on the presence of complications--portal hypertension with bleeding oesophageal varices, ascites or hepatic encephalopathy.[]

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    Alcoholic hepatitis and cirrhosis may co-exist. Alcoholic hepatitis and cirrhosis may lead to encephalopathy, portal vein hypertension and hepato-renal syndrome.[] Abstract Acute alcohol intoxication produces changes in the cognitive functioning of normal individuals.[] Some of these cases may be genetically determined. [ 7 ] Portal hypertension is a complication of cirrhosis and leads to a raised venous pressure in veins in the oesophagus[]

  • Alcoholic Fatty Liver

    […] fibrosis without cirrhosis Steatohepatitis Steatohepatitis (fatty inflammation of liver) Steatohepatitis, nonalcoholic Steatosis of liver Yellow atrophy of liver, chronic[] , all of the symptoms of alcoholic hepatitis and Portal hypertension (increased resistance to blood flow through the liver) Enlarged spleen Poor nutrition Bleeding in the[] When scar tissue builds up and takes over most of the liver, it’s referred to as cirrhosis Symptoms of cirrhosis include those of alcoholic hepatitis, as well as the following[]

  • Alcohol Abuse

    Requests for competency assessment of elderly patients are among the more common referrals that medical and surgical units make to consultation-liaison psychiatrists. Special considerations arise when impairment in cognition, judgment and function arise in the context of substance abuse. At what point during the[…][]

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  • Portal Cirrhosis

    The presence of this triad in a patient with unexplained hepatomegaly is indicative of portal cirrhosis.[] It is helpful in differentiating diffuse liver cancer from portal cirrhosis.[] Antecedent jaundice in cirrhosis of the liver. Arch. Int. Med. 80 :1, 1947. Google Scholar 15. Snell, A. M. Clinical aspects of portal cirrhosis. Ann. Int.[]

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  • Fatty Liver

    […] fibrosis without cirrhosis Steatohepatitis Steatohepatitis (fatty inflammation of liver) Steatohepatitis, nonalcoholic Steatosis of liver Yellow atrophy of liver, chronic[] Fatty liver was found in 120 persons (24%), non-specific portal inflammation in 7 persons, alcoholic hepatitis in 6, and portal fibrosis in 5.[] Hepatosplenomegaly Ichthyosis, cerebellar degeneration and hepatosplenomegaly Neonatal hepatosplenomegaly Nonalcoholic fatty liver Non-alcoholic fatty liver Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis Portal[]

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  • Alcoholic Hepatitis

    Einarsson K, Hellstrom K, Schersten T: The formation of bile acids in patients with portal liver cirrhosis.[] It progresses to become pericellular and massive in the central area and may cause occlusion of the central veins with production of portal hypertension without cirrhosis.[] Does this patient have alcoholic hepatitis and portal hypertension, or is this truly alcohol-induced cirrhosis?[]

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  • Liver Cirrhosis

    -10-CM K74.69 Other cirrhosis of liver Approximate Synonyms Acquired portal-systemic shunt due to cirrhosis Advanced cirrhosis Bacterial portal cirrhosis Capsular portal cirrhosis[] We performed LS in 83 patients with massive splenomegaly ( 30 cm) secondary to portal hypertension and liver cirrhosis.[] […] hypertension are cirrhosis of liver and non-cirrhotic portal fibrosis (NCPF).[]

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  • Portal Hypertension

    BACKGROUND: Liver cirrhosis is the fourth cause of death in adults in Western countries, with complications of portal hypertension being responsible for most casualties.[] How is cirrhosis and portal hypertension diagnosed? To diagnose cirrhosis, your doctor will begin with a physical exam.[] DISCUSSION: Early detection of cirrhosis and portal hypertension is now possible using simple non-invasive methods, leading to the advancement of individualized risk stratification[]

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