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Wilson's disease with severe hepatic insufficiency: beneficial effects of early administration of D-penicillamine

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Durand, F
Bernuau, J
Shouval, D
Degott, C
Benhamou, J P
Valla, D
Published in Gut. 2001, vol. 48, no. 6, p. 849-52
Abstract Wilson's disease, heralded by severe hepatic insufficiency, is a rare disorder for which emergency liver transplantation is considered to be the only effective therapy.
Keywords Acute Kidney Injury/etiology/therapyAdolescentAdultChelating Agents/therapeutic useChildFemaleHepatic Encephalopathy/etiologyHepatolenticular Degeneration/complications/diagnosis/therapyHumansLiver Transplantation/methodsMalePatient SelectionPenicillamine/therapeutic useTreatment Outcome
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PMID: 11358907
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Research group Hépatologie chirurgicale (327)
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DURAND, F et al. Wilson's disease with severe hepatic insufficiency: beneficial effects of early administration of D-penicillamine. In: Gut, 2001, vol. 48, n° 6, p. 849-52. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:38183

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