Search for dissertations about: "primary biliary cirrhosis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 swedish dissertations containing the words primary biliary cirrhosis.

  1. 1. Primary biliary cirrhosis an epidemiological and clinical study based on patients from northern Sweden

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Author : Per Uddenfeldt; Umeå universitet.; [1990]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Primary biliary cirrhosis; incidence; prevalence; disease course; Kveim test; sarcoidosis; rheumatic disorders; lung function; diffusing capacity; Sjögren syndrome; von Willebrand factor;

    Abstract : Primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC) is a chronic cholestatic liver disease, which primarily affects middle-aged women. The liver histology is characterized by inflammation and destruction of the intrahepatic bile ducts as well as a high frequency of granuloma. READ MORE

  2. 2. Primary biliary cirrhosis : immunological aspects

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Anna Björkland; Uppsala universitet.; [1994]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

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  3. 3. Primary biliary cirrhosis : a clinical follow-up study with special reference to inflammatory and connective tissue markers

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Anders Nyberg; Uppsala universitet.; [1988]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

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  4. 4. Diagnostic and prognostic value of the AST/ALT ratio as an indicator of cirrhosis in chronic liver disease

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Helena Nyblom; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; alcohol dependence; alcohol-related liver disease; AST ALT ratio; cirrhosis; cholangiocarcinoma; primary biliary cirrhosis; primary sclerosing cholangitis;

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  5. 5. Ultrasound examination of lymph nodes in the hepato-duodenal ligament with special emphasis on patients with chronic liver diseases

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Kerstin Lyttkens; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1995]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Ultrasound diagnosis; magnetic resonance imaging; hepato-duodenal ligament; lymph node enlargement; biliary cirrhosis; chronic active hepatitis; humoral immunoreactivity; hepatocellular damage; cholestasis.;

    Abstract : The significance of finding lymph nodes in the hepato-duodenal ligament on ultrasound, with special emphasis on patients with inflammatory liver disease, has been evaluated. In one study a comparison was made with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), which is another non-invasive imaging modality without the hazards of ionizing radiation. READ MORE