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Abnormal metabolism of secondary bile acids in patients with cirrhosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  5428044     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The composition of bile acids in human bile was determined in bile-rich duodenal fluid on four consecutive days in a group of seven patients with cirrhosis and eight control patients with no liver disease. There was a marked reduction of secondary biliary bile acids in cirrhotic patients. Possible mechanisms for these changes are discussed.
Z R Vlahcevic; I Buhac; C C Bell; L Swell
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Gut     Volume:  11     ISSN:  0017-5749     ISO Abbreviation:  Gut     Publication Date:  1970 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1970-08-27     Completed Date:  1970-08-27     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  2985108R     Medline TA:  Gut     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  420-2     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Bile / analysis
Bile Acids and Salts / analysis,  metabolism*
Chromatography, Gas
Duodenum / analysis
Liver Cirrhosis / metabolism*
Liver Function Tests
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Bile Acids and Salts

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