Published in Hepatitis Weekly, March 7th, 2005
According to recent research from Japan, "nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is a liver disease characterized by the histological features of steatohepatitis in the absence of significant alcohol consumption. The natural history of NASH is poorly defined. Here we report our experience with a patient to illustrate the clinical course of cirrhotic NASH."
"A 67-year-old woman was admitted with hematemesis due to the rupture of esophageal varices. Her varices were treated by endoscopic ligation and endoscopic sclerotherapy. Her medical history was unremarkable. Both the patient...
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