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Acute Liver Failure
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Acute Liver Failure is the relatively rapid development of coagulopathy and encephalopathy in the absence of preexisting liver disease; its etiologies are diverse and intensive monitoring is critical, as is timely referral for evaluation of liver transplantation. From the Washington Manual of Gastroenterology Subspecialty.

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Few cases of hepatitis A virus (HAV)-associated acute liver failure (ALF) have been reported in low HAV endemic countries annually AbstractText: To investigate the possible factors that affected the severity of HAV infection, a family cluster infected with the HAV subgenotype IB strain, which is not common in Japan ...
Infectious Diseases (6)
Hepatitis A (5), Liver Failure (3), Infections (2), more mentions
Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology
AbstractText: Infections are common and associated with complications and mortality in acute liver failure (ALF. The temporal relationship between ammonia and infection in ALF patients is unclear. We aimed to evaluate the predictors of infection and its relationship with arterial ammonia levels AbstractText: Consecutive ALF patients hospitalized between January 2004 and December 2015, without signs of infection at/within 48 ...
Infectious Diseases (2)
Infections (11), Cerebral Edema (2), Acute Liver Failure (2), more mentions
Annals of surgery
AbstractText: Patients with severe acute liver failure (ALF) have extreme physiologic dysfunction and often die if transplantation is not immediately available. Patients may be supported with MARS (Baxter International Inc., Deerfield, IL) until transplantation or spontaneous recovery occurs. We present the largest series in the United States of MARS therapy as temporary hepatic replacement for ALF AbstractText: MARS was used ...
Acute Liver Failure (2), Liver Failure (1), more mentions
4. Ibrutinib-induced acute liver failure.  
Date: 07/11/2017
Leukemia & lymphoma
Ibrutinib-induced acute liver failure..
Acute Liver Failure (2), more mentions
Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.)
AbstractText: Hyperammonemia has been associated with intracranial hypertension and mortality in patients with acute liver failure (ALF. We evaluated the effect of renal replacement therapy (RRT) on serum ammonia level and outcomes in ALF AbstractText: Multicenter cohort study of consecutive ALF patients from the United States ALF Study Group registry between 01/1998-12/2016.
Cardiovascular Diseases (1)
Hyperammonemia (2), Acute Liver Failure (2), Intracranial Hypertension (1), more mentions
Liver international : official journal of the International Association for the Study of the Liver
Abstract: Acute liver failure (ALF) requires urgent attention to identify etiology and determine prognosis, in order to assess likelihood of survival or need for transplantation... All rights reserved Keyword: Acute liver failure. Keyword: drug-induced liver injury. Keyword: hepatotoxicity. Keyword: idiosyncratic.
Infectious Diseases (2), Immune System Diseases (1)
Acute Liver Failure (3), Drug-Induced Liver Injury (2), Autoimmune Hepatitis (1), more mentions
Critical care (London, England)
AbstractText: Acute liver failure (ALF) may result in elevated intracranial pressure (ICP... Keyword: Fulminant hepatic failure. Keyword: Hepatic encephalopathy. Keyword: Intracranial hemorrhage. Keyword: Intracranial hypertension.
Cardiovascular Diseases (2)
Intracranial Hypertension (3), Acute Liver Failure (3), Intracranial Hemorrhages (2), more mentions