Clinical and biochemical features and therapy responses in primary biliary cirrhosis and primary biliary cirrhosis-autoimmune hepatitis overlap syndrome


Gunsar F. , AKARCA U. S. , ERSOZ G., KARASU Z. , YUCE G., BATUR Y.

HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.49, no.47, pp.1195-1200, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 47
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Title of Journal : HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1195-1200

Abstract

Background/Aims: Primary biliary cirrhosis and autoimmune. hepatitis are two main immune-mediated liver diseases. Some patients display characteristics of both diseases, so called overlap syndrome. The aims of this study were to investigate and to compare the clinical and laboratory, features and responses to therapy in primary biliary cirrhosis and overlap syndrome.