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The prognostic value of acute-on-chronic liver failure during the course of severe alcoholic hepatitis

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Identification of the more suitable factors predicting death is needed in alcoholic hepatitis (AH). Acute-on-chronic liver failure (ACLF) is often encountered during ongoing liver disease, which can be recognized when AH is diagnosed (prevalent ACLF [pACLF]) or during follow-up (incidental ACLF [iACLF]). A study analyzed the effect of ACLF on outcomes in AH and the association between infection and onset of ACLF and death.The study enrolled the patients suffering from biopsy-proven severe (s)AH ...
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