Cirrhosis

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Cirrhosis is a pathologic and clinical entity that occurs following repeated hepatocyte damage and is characterized by extensive fibrosis and innumerable regenerative nodules replacing the normal liver parenchyma. Ultimately, the process can lead to liver failure.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Marin, D; Nelson, R

Published Date

  • November 1, 2013

Volume / Issue

  • 9783642133275 /

Book Title

  • Abdominal Imaging

Start / End Page

  • 1013 - 1026

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 3642133266

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9783642133268

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-3-642-13327-5_78

Citation Source

  • Scopus