Does Interleukin-18 Play a Role in the Pathogenesis of Hepatic Encephalopathy?


ÖNAL İ., AKDOĞAN M., ÖZTAŞ E., BALCI M., KURT M., KAÇAR S., ...Daha Fazla

HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY, cilt.58, ss.497-502, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 58 Konu: 106
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Dergi Adı: HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.497-502

Özet

Background/Aims: It has been suggested that the presence of inflammation may accentuate the neuropsychologic alterations in hepatic encephalopathy (HE). The aim of the study was to investigate any association between alterations in plasma levels of the pro-inflammatory cytokine IL-18 and HE.