TITLE

Familial liver disease

AUTHOR(S)
Spiller, Robin
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Gut;May2007, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p676
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article solicits responses regarding the diagnosis of a 52-year-old man who underwent malaise and abnormal liver function tests. According to the author, the patient had no medical history and had never consumed alcohol. Clinical examinations and viral markers for hepatitis were negative. Esophagogastroduodenoscopy revealed grade IV esophageal varices and a liver biopsy was then carried out.
ACCESSION #
25298732

 

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