Liver dysfunction in patients with acute pulmonary embolism


ASLAN Ş., MERAL M., AKGÜN M., ACEMOĞLU H., YILMAZEL UÇAR E., GÖRGÜNER a. m., ...More

HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, vol.37, no.3, pp.205-213, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1872-034x.2007.00014.x
  • Journal Name: HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.205-213
  • Keywords: hypoxic hepatitis, liver dysfunction, pulmonary embolism, OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP-APNEA, ISCHEMIC HEPATITIS, HYPOXIC HEPATITIS, HEART-FAILURE, CELL NECROSIS, INSUFFICIENCY, DIAGNOSIS, HYPOXEMIA, SEVERITY
  • Ataturk University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aim: Although liver injury due to cardiac, chronic respiratory and circulatory failure has been reported, this has yet to be studied in patients with pulmonary embolism (PE). We investigated liver injury in patients with acute PE.