学术论文

      Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis: Atypical Presentation with Markedly Elevated Alkaline Phosphatase

      Abstract:
      Alcoholic hepatitis (AH) is an acute inflammatory liver disease with poor prognosis.Infections in AH are difficult to detect and contribute to short-term mortality.Intrahepatic cholestasis and elevated alkaline phosphatase levels are also associated with worse outcomes.This report describes an uncommon presentation of severe AH.
      Author: Page Axley [1] Kirk Russ [2] Ashwani K.Singal [2]
      作者单位: Tinsley Harrison Internal Medicine Residency Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
      年,卷(期): 2017, 5(4)
      在线出版日期: 2017年12月18日