"Liver Failure, Acute" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A form of rapid-onset LIVER FAILURE, also known as fulminant hepatic failure, caused by severe liver injury or massive loss of HEPATOCYTES. It is characterized by sudden development of liver dysfunction and JAUNDICE. Acute liver failure may progress to exhibit cerebral dysfunction even HEPATIC COMA depending on the etiology that includes hepatic ISCHEMIA, drug toxicity, malignant infiltration, and viral hepatitis such as post-transfusion HEPATITIS B and HEPATITIS C.
|Liver Failure, Acute
- Liver Failure, Acute
- Failure, Acute Liver
- Fulminating Hepatic Failure
- Fulminating Hepatic Failures
- Hepatic Failure, Fulminating
- Hepatic Failures, Fulminating
- Liver Failure, Fulminant
- Fulminant Liver Failure
- Fulminant Liver Failures
- Liver Failures, Fulminant
- Hepatic Failure, Acute
- Acute Hepatic Failure
- Failure, Acute Hepatic
- Hepatic Failure, Fulminant
- Fulminant Hepatic Failure
- Fulminant Hepatic Failures
- Hepatic Failures, Fulminant
- Acute Liver Failure
- Fulminating Liver Failure
- Fulminating Liver Failures
- Liver Failure, Fulminating
- Liver Failures, Fulminating
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Liver Failure, Acute" by people in Profiles.
Lieberman L, Karam O, Stanworth SJ, Goobie SM, Crighton G, Goel R, Lacroix J, Nellis ME, Parker RI, Steffen K, Stricker P, Valentine SL, Steiner ME. Plasma and Platelet Transfusion Strategies in Critically Ill Children With Malignancy, Acute Liver Failure and/or Liver Transplantation, or Sepsis: From the Transfusion and Anemia EXpertise Initiative-Control/Avoidance of Bleeding. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2022 01 01; 23(13 Suppl 1 1S):e37-e49.
Frissen M, Liao L, Schneider KM, Djudjaj S, Haybaeck J, Wree A, Rolle-Kampczyk U, von Bergen M, Latz E, Boor P, Trautwein C. Bidirectional Role of NLRP3 During Acute and Chronic Cholestatic Liver Injury. Hepatology. 2021 05; 73(5):1836-1854.
Navarro MED, Yao CC, Whiteley A, Movahedi B, Devuni D, Barry C, Zacharias I, Theodoropoulos NM, Bozorgzadeh A, Martins PN. Liver transplant evaluation for fulminant liver failure due to acute hepatitis A infection: Case series and literature review. Transpl Infect Dis. 2021 Apr; 23(2):e13476.
Martins PN, Br?ggenwirth IMA, McDaid J, Hertl M, Kawai T, Elias N, Chung RT, Markmann JF. Heat Stroke as a Cause of Liver Failure and Evaluation of Liver Transplant. Exp Clin Transplant. 2022 06; 20(6):621-626.
Wagle K, Akinseye OA, Shrestha P, Chandnani M, Munankarmi R, Ripin V, Yee J. A Case of Fulminant Hepatic Failure Secondary to Congestive Heart Failure Without Evidence of Acute Cardiac Decompensation. S D Med. 2017 Apr; 70(4):155-159.
Saidi RF, Rajeshkumar B, Shariftabrizi A, Dresser K, Walter O. Human C1 inhibitor attenuates liver ischemia-reperfusion injury and promotes liver regeneration. J Surg Res. 2014 Apr; 187(2):660-6.
Rutherford A, King LY, Lee WM, Chung RT. Reply: To PMID 22885329. Gastroenterology. 2013 Jan; 144(1):e26.
Rutherford A, King LY, Hynan LS, Vedvyas C, Lin W, Lee WM, Chung RT. Development of an accurate index for predicting outcomes of patients with acute liver failure. Gastroenterology. 2012 Nov; 143(5):1237-1243.
Fearing MK, Israel EJ, Sahai I, Rapalino O, Lisovsky M. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 12-2011. A 9-month-old boy with acute liver failure. N Engl J Med. 2011 Apr 21; 364(16):1545-56.
Gupta P, Goyal S, Grant PE, Fawaz R, Lok J, Yager P, Sharma A, Sassower K, Noviski N, Browning M, Sahai I. Acute liver failure and reversible leukoencephalopathy in a pediatric patient with homocystinuria. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2010 Nov; 51(5):668-71.