TITLE

LEG ULCERS AND LIVER FUNCTION TESTS

AUTHOR(S)
Aronsen, K. F.; Gundersen, J.; Haeger, K. H. M.
PUB. DATE
February 1972
SOURCE
Angiology;Feb1972, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p111
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the indications that crural ulcers may be associated with a disturbance of liver function. Dermatological manifestations of chronic hepatitis; Enhancement of the detection of a possible abnormal function of the liver; Evaluation of liver function in patients with vascular disorders of the leg.
ACCESSION #
16357775

 

Related Articles

  • AKT question relating to raised liver function tests. Houghton, Mike // InnovAiT;Mar2009, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p147 

    The article presents a question related to liver function tests.

  • Guidance on liver testing with glitazones is often ignored.  // Pulse;10/4/2004, Vol. 64 Issue 39, p20 

    Reports on guidance on the use of glitazones in Great Britain. Importance of liver testing.

  • Are liver function tests required for patients taking isoniazid for latent TB? Brown, Maureen O.; Howard, Ellen // Journal of Family Practice;Jan2004, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p63 

    Routine liver function test monitoring is not required for all patients on isoniazid therapy for latent tuberculosis infection. No clinical trials have studied the potential risks and benefits of routinely monitoring liver function tests for all patients taking isoniazid for latent TB...

  • LIVER FUNCTION TESTS: THEIR CLINICAL SIGNIFICANCE WITH SPECIAL EMPHASIS ON ELEVATIONS OF ALKALINE PHOSPHATASE AND CHOLESTEROL. Spellberg, M. A. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep1957, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p219 

    Discusses the clinical significance of liver function test to the diagnosis of liver disease. Interpretation of liver function test; List of the commonly used liver function tests and the basic functions of the liver to which they are related; Information on the diagnostic value of serum...

  • MEGX: FROM BENCH TO BEDSIDE. Sanyal, A. J.; Zfass, A. M.; Johnson, David A.; Cattau Jr., Edward L. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul1992, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p919 

    Comments on a study that determined the utility of flow-dependent liver function tests such as the monoethylglycinexylidide (MEGX) test and indocyanine green clearance in predicting the risk of death in patients with advanced cirrhosis. Information on orthotopic liver transplantation; Benefits...

  • Abnormal LFTs. Pritchett, Sarah // InnovAiT;Mar2009, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p140 

    A busy GP will encounter patients with liver function tests (LFTs) outside the normal range very frequently. Some LFTs may be raised physiologically, for example in pregnancy, or for reasons not associated with liver disease. However, suboptimal investigation of LFT abnormalities may lead to...

  • Answer: Familial liver disease.  // Gut;May2007, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p732 

    The article presents a response to the quiz which determines the diagnosis of a 52-year-old man who underwent malaise and abnormal liver function tests. Based on the clinical examinations, the author discovered that the histological diagnosis of the clinical case is congenital hepatic fibrosis...

  • The Rim Sign: The Ghostly Portender of Acute Cholecystitis. Greer, Pedro; Lacayo, Lionel; Reiner, Dolly K.; Smoak, William M.; Barkin, James S. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;May1992, Vol. 87 Issue 5, p627 

    Focuses on a study which evaluated the incidence and significance of finding the rim sign in cholescintigraphy and to determine its predictive value for acute cholecystisis. Predictive value for acute cholecystitis; Possible proposed mechanisms for producing the rim sign; Evaluation of liver...

  • Investigating abnormal liver tests. Keogh, Belinda; Neuberger, James // GP: General Practitioner;3/23/2007, p24 

    The article discusses various issues related to the investigation of abnormal liver function tests (LFT). Specific investigations are required to determine the cause of liver disease. The main reason to investigate an abnormal LFT is to detect treatable diseases. In many cases, liver...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics