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May 2, 2018

Officials are urging thousands of patients treated at a hospital in the State of Washington to get tested for Hepatitis C, amid fears two patients contracted the disease from a nurse working in the emergency department.

 

April 25, 2018
Macrocytic anemia is a type of anemia characterized by abnormally large red blood cells. The size of the red blood cells means there are fewer of them to help the body function. In this article, learn about the causes of macrocytic anemia, including folate and B-12 deficiencies, as well as how the condition is treated.
April 25, 2018
Researchers reveal how a compound called acyclic retinoid, which is a synthetic form of vitamin A, can target and destroy liver cancer stem cells.
April 22, 2018

AASLD has issued a Request for Proposal to create a disease registry software platform.

 

April 12, 2018

A Swiss team recently discovered a new tumor-suppressing protein. It may help to diagnose liver cancer earlier and could play a role in future treatments.

April 9, 2018

In his latest column, AASLD President Dr. Ron Sokol talks about AASLD's updated Conflicts of Interest policy.

 

March 24, 2018
MCHC levels are measured during a complete blood test to identify the amount of hemoglobin in a single blood cell. High levels of MCHC can indicate a range of conditions, such as liver disease and hemolytic anemia. It can also be a side effect of some medications. Learn about symptoms of high MCHC and how to treat it.
March 20, 2018
A person’s diet plays a major role in jaundice recovery and prevention. Learn about metabolism and what to eat for a healthy liver.
March 19, 2018
Black specks in stool can come from diet or something more serious, such as liver problems. Read about causes, symptoms, and when to see a doctor.
February 21, 2018
A close look at the SGOT blood test, which is one part of a liver profile. We examine what the results mean and why the test is performed.

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