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173 Possible Causes for Massive Hepatic Necrosis

  • Isoniazid Hepatitis

    hepatic necrosis]).[] […] failure and death; autopsy showed massive necrosis).[] […] coma [bilirubin 27.7 mg/dL, AST 860 U/L] and died; autopsy showed massive necrosis).[]

  • Acetaminophen Overdose

    Postmortem findings included massive centrilobular hepatic necrosis and renal tubular necrosis.[] If untreated, the normal outcome of a large acetaminophen overdose would be massive hepatic necrosis with delayed death and low blood and tissue acetaminophen concentrations[]

  • Toxic Hepatitis

    The biopsy shows acute massive hepatic necrosis.[] .: Massive hepatic necrosis in a patient receiving allopurinol. Journal of the American Medical Association 237: 473 (1977).[] Conclusion In summary, anticoagulant-induced transaminase elevation is common and can be the initial marker of toxic liver injury ranging from mild acute hepatitis to massive[]

  • Hepatitis B

    […] including acute massive hepatic necrosis and chronic active hepatitis.[] Antibody concentrations 10mIU/mL against HBsAg are recognized as conferring protection against hepatitis B infection. 2 Infection with hepatitis B virus can have serious consequences[]

  • Fatty Liver

    Micronutrients include electrolytes, minerals, vitamins, and carotenoids, and are required in microgram or milligram quantities for cellular metabolism. The liver plays an important role in micronutrient metabolism and this metabolism often is altered in chronic liver diseases. Here, we review how the liver contributes to[…][]

  • Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy

    We report a case of fatty infiltration of the liver in a 27-year-old Hispanic woman. She went to an outside hospital in her third trimester of pregnancy with abdominal pain, jaundice, peripheral edema, and diffuse intravascular coagulation. An emergent cesarean section was performed, and she developed symptoms of[…][]

  • Amanita Phalloides Poisoning

    The typical liver and kidney alterations of Amanita phalloides poisoning, consisting of massive hepatic central lobular cell necrosis and acute tubular necrosis of the kidney[]

  • Massive Hepatic Necrosis

    Abstract Serum concentrations of alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) were measured by radioimmunoassay in 12 patients with massive hepatic necrosis, 11 of whom died.[] At autopsy massive hepatic necrosis was found, associated with enlargement of the liver.[] A 2-yr-old child developed massive hepatic necrosis caused by an unusual hypersensitivity response to phenobarbital that was prescribed for presumed febrile seizures.[]

  • Septic Shock

    Özsoylu S, Akyıldız BN, Dursun A. Ogilvie syndrome presenting with septic shock. Turk J Pediatr 2018; 60: 225-227. Acute colonic pseudo-obstruction (ACPO) is also known as Ogilvie s. We report a 10-year-old child with an unremarkable past history who presented with septic shock including hypotension, prolonged[…][]

  • Wilson Disease

    Glossary of Terms This part of our website is intended to help you understand some of the medical "jargon" that you may hear or see on this website, in print, or hear in your phyicians office. The terms are explained, as much as possible, in layman's language to make it easy for those who are not well versed in[…][]

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