Diabetes mellitus is associated with hepatic encephalopathy in patients with HCV cirrhosis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Diabetes Complications
  • Hepatic Encephalopathy
  • Hepatitis C
  • Liver Cirrhosis

abstract

  • Diabetic patients with HCV cirrhosis have more severe HE. Diabetic patients have severe HE at earlier stages of biochemical decompensation and portal hypertension compared with nondiabetic patients.

publication date

  • July 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2006.00649.x

PubMed ID

  • 16863551

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1490

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 101

number

  • 7