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ICU Management

Acute-on-Chronic Liver Failure: Biomarker Can Predict Mortality

2016 04 Apr

Researchers from Aarhus University Hospital and Aarhus University in Denmark have found that the biomarker CD163 can predict mortality in patients with acute-on-chronic liver failure (ACLF). The study is published in the Journal of Hepatology.Acute-on-chronic liver failure (ACLF) is a syndrome found in liver cirrhosis patients, when liver function suddenly... Read more