Category Archives: Liver Transplant India

Promising Dietary Supplement for Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a common liver disease in obese individuals Astaxanthin, a pigment from an alga, has the potential to prevent and reverse liver changes associated with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease Further research is required to establish … Continue reading

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Liver cancer risk lingers after hepatitis B virus cleared

For some people, hepatitis B is a short illness, but for others, it can become long term or chronic and lead to serious liver problems, including cirrhosis and liver cancer. Now, new research finds the risk of liver cancer persists … Continue reading

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Liver cancer may be diagnosed from altered sugar metabolism

Altered gene expression that causes cancerous cells to metabolize fructose differently from healthy cells could be a significant new biomarker for diagnosing liver cancer. So concludes a study led by the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston … Continue reading

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Child Liver Transplant Recipients Live for 20 Years

Survival after a liver transplant can be expected for almost 80% of patients for a period of 20-years after childhood. Long-term outcome data from medical records of children who received liver transplants over a five-year period, with a mean follow-up … Continue reading

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