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Wilson’s Disease: An Inherited, Silent, Copper Intoxication Disease

Wilson’s Disease: An Inherited, Silent, Copper Intoxication Disease

Neurology July 12, 2016 at 8:26 AM 0 comments

Uta Merle,1 *Ralf Weiskirchen2 1. Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany 2. Institute of Molecular Pathobiochemistry, Experimental Gene Therapy, and Clinical Chemistry, RWTH University Hospital Aachen, Aachen, Germany *Correspondence to rweiskirchen@ukaachen.de Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 11.01.16 Accepted: 25.04.16 Citation: EMJRead More

Acute Liver Failure: A Dangerous and Challenging Syndrome

Acute Liver Failure: A Dangerous and Challenging Syndrome

Hepatology May 27, 2014 at 11:50 AM 0 comments

*Ali Canbay, Guido Gerken Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital, University Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany *Correspondence to ali.canbay@uni-due.de Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 19.12.13 Accepted: 05.03.14 Citation: EMJ Hepatol. 2014;1:91-98. Abstract Despite progress in understanding the underlying mechanisms, acute liver failure (ALF) is still one of the majorRead More