TITLE

Fatigue in chronic cholestasis

AUTHOR(S)
Milkiewicz, P; Heathcote, E J
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Gut;Apr2004, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p475
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Fatigue is probably the most intriguing symptom affecting patients with chronic cholestatic disorders, in particular those with primary biliary cirrhosis. It is postulated that fatigue in patients with primary biliary cirrhosis may be associated with morphological abnormalities of the central nervous system secondary to accumulation of manganese. However, we are still far from understanding this complex issue.
ACCESSION #
13120608

 

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