Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

Saratov Psychiatric Hospital

Important issues of alcoholic liver disease prognosis

Year: 2010, volume 6 Issue: №1 Pages: 094-100
Heading: Internal Diseases Article type: Review
Authors: S.P. Sernov, V.B. Lifshitz, Yu.I. Skvortsov, V.G. Subbotina, A.G. Martynova, L.S. Sulkovskaya, V.I. Shulgin, L.A. Suchilina
Organization: Saratov State Medical University, Saratov Psychiatric Hospital

Alcoholic liver disease prognosis has not been thoroughly developed yet. The possibility of morphologic prognosis has been limited due to disadvantages of liver biopsy. Insignificant amount of studies is devoted to laboratory methods. prognosis value of serum markers of liver fibrosis at the last cirrhotic stages is widely considered in the medical literature. at the same time the results of treatment are determined by making a diagnosis

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Epidemiology Of Alcoholic Liver Disease

Year: 2009, volume 5 Issue: №4 Pages: 564-568
Heading: Reviews Article type: Review
Authors: С.П. Сернов, В.Б. Лифшиц, В.Т. Субботина, Н.Ю. Папшицкая, А.Г. Мартынова, К.Г. Аредаков В.И. Шульгин
Organization: Saratov State Medical University, Saratov Psychiatric Hospital

One of the main factors of chronic liver disease is alcohol. The level of alcoholic liver disease incidence and cirrhosis mortality has increased considerably in the recent years in many countries. The risk of development and disease progression are determined by the effect of endogenous and exogenous factors: "drinking mode", female gender, heredity and genetic predisposition, obesity, concomitant viral hepatitis

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