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Liver pathology 2

Audio podcast outlining the pathological processes that occur in the liver including; infection, alcohol abuse, drugs toxicity, metabolic abnormalities, autoimmune processes and neoplasia.  
Podmedics
over 8 years ago
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The liver is found just beneath the diaphragm on the right hand side and is under the ribs so is not normally palpable. Horizontally the liver runs from the ed…  
Lucy Faulkner
over 7 years ago
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The liver is found just beneath the diaphragm on the right hand side and is under the ribs so is not normally palpable. Horizontally the liver runs from the ed…  
Lucy Faulkner
over 7 years ago
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Everything you need to know about the Liver

The liver is one of the most confusing organs to get to grips with, and one that medical students know very little about prior to startinf medical school. This document aims to explain everything a first year medical student needs to know about the liver in a clear and concise manner, with the aid of bulletpoints and diagrams.  
Lucy Faulkner
over 7 years ago
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Posterior view of liver cake

My friends and I have found making cakes in the shapes of body parts a useful revision tool.  
Alex Fane De Salis
over 7 years ago
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Acromegaly and Colorectal Cancer

Acromegaly Growth hormone stimulates the production of insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I), which is produced in the liver and many other tissues. IGF-I is th…  
Stephen McAleer
over 6 years ago
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Childhood liver transplant: the transplant

In this first episode of a video series about childhood liver transplant, five adults talk about why they received liver transplants and their memories of the procedure. Find out more at http://www.nhs.uk/childhoodlivertransplant  
Nicole Chalmers
almost 6 years ago
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Shotgun Histology Liver

Shotgun Histology Liver  
Nicole Chalmers
almost 6 years ago
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Liver Physiology

http://www.facebook.com/ArmandoHasudungan Image: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B8Ss3-wJfHrpYm9ITDBxRnRQQUU/edit?usp=sharing  
Nicole Chalmers
almost 6 years ago
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Liver Anatomy and Blood Supply

http://www.facebook.com/ArmandoHasudungan Image: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B8Ss3-wJfHrpNnczTF9xMTVZSVE/edit?usp=sharing  
Nicole Chalmers
almost 6 years ago
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LIVER TRAUMA

A short presentation on types of liver trauma and its management.  
Souradeep Dutta
about 5 years ago
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Liver Trauma

Liver Trauma Souradeep Dutta INDIA  
Souradeep Dutta
about 5 years ago
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3D MRI Visualization Technique Spots Whether Tumor Cells Are Dying from Chemo |

Modern chemo treatment for liver tumors requires monitoring how the therapy is affecting the tumors. This is typically done by measuring the size of the tu  
medgadget.com
almost 6 years ago
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Bilirubin Pathway

This tutorial explains the Bilirubin Pathway from the destruction of Red Blood Cells to the excretion of Bilirubin in the Bile, Faeces and Urine.  
YouTube
almost 6 years ago
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Myelofibrosis

Marrow fibrosis and splenomegaly, de novo or following transformation of PV or ET Usually >50 years old Abnormal megkaryocytes produced in increased numbers. PDGF and TGFβ are released by megakaryocytes, stimulating fibrosis. Haematopoietic stem cells move to the spleen and liver Presentation: fatigue, weight loss, splenomegaly, splenic pain, portal hypertension, bleeding varices, ascites and hepatomegaly  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
almost 6 years ago
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Basic Liver Physiology

 
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
almost 6 years ago
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Bilirubin Metabolism and Jaundice

 
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
almost 6 years ago
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Clinical Consequences of Liver Disease

Vitamins A, D, E and K are all stored in the liver, as is vitamin B12. Therefore, in liver damage, you can’t store as many of these as you would like to.   Portal circulation Note that there are no valves in the portal circulation. The portal supply is 70% of the blood that the liver receives. The other 30% is supplied by the hepatic artery.   The four main veins that contribute to the portal system are: Splenic vein Superior mesenteric  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
almost 6 years ago
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Alcoholic Hepatitis

This is a very common cause of liver injury. It is caused by excessive alcohol intake. Typically there will be steatosis of the liver. In this pathological change, fat globules begin to accumulate in the cytoplasm of liver cells. this can be pretty harmless, and as a result, is not very specific for predicting if the liver will develop cirrhosis.  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
almost 6 years ago
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Autoimmune Hepatitis

Autoimmune hepatitis is a cause of chronic hepatitis. It is also sometimes referred to as chronic active hepatitis.  Any hepatitis that typically lasts >6 months is referred to as chronic It is characterised by: Increased IgG levels Antibodies against: Liver specific proteins  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
almost 6 years ago