OBM Hepatology and Gastroenterology

ISSN 2577-5804
Free Publication in 2019

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Stem Cell Therapy in the Elderly with Liver Disease

Marcel Tomaszewski, Philip Wong
Received: August 23, 2018 ; Published: January 03, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.hg.1901013

Original Research

Association between Liver Stiffness and Gastro-Esophageal Varices in Chronic Liver Diseases

Hirotaka Yamamoto, Maiko Kishino, Shinichi Nakamura, Etsuko Hashimoto, Katsutoshi Tokushige
Received: November 12, 2018 ; Published: December 27, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.hg.1804012

Original Research

Taste Impairment and Compliance Improvement of Branched-Chain Amino Acids in Patients with Liver Cirrhosis

Atsushi Naganuma, Satoru Kakizaki, Takashi Hoshino, Toshiyuki Tanaka, Tetsushi Ogawa, Tomoki Araki, Shuya Sawada, Satomi Adachi, Yusuke Ogawa, Toyoshi Sasaki, Ken Sato, Hitoshi Takagi, Toshio Uraoka
Received: September 26, 2018; Published: December 26, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.hg.1804011

Case Report

An Unusual Case of Signet Ring Cell Cholangiocarcinoma: Case Report and a Review of Literature

Shechter Yonat, Dagan Amir, BenHaim Menahem, Bar-Ziv Yaakov, Brazovsky Eliyau, Shteingart Shimon, Dancour Alian, Paz Kalman, Lurie Yoav
Received: February 17, 2018; Published: September 3, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.hg.1803009

Original Research

Peptides Obtained by Enzymatic Decomposition of Mackerel Prevent Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis in Sprague-Dawley Rats fed a High-fat and High-cholesterol Diet

Katsuhisa Omagari, Ayumi Fukuda, Machiko Suga, Ayumi Ogata, Shinta Nishioka, Kazuhito Suruga, Mayuko Ichimura, Koichi Tsuneyama
Received: April 9, 2018; Published: August 4, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.hg.1803008

Review Article

Models for Predicting Risk of Acute Kidney Injury after Liver Surgery

Habibur P. Rahman, Ricky H Bhogal, Patricia F. Lalor
Received: February 5, 2018; Published: May 16, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.hg.1802007

Research Article

Misinterpretation or Underestimation of the Appearance, Location, or Size of Non-bleeding Visible Vessels (Forrest Class IIa) as a Cause of Hemostasis Failure

Hidehiro Kamezaki, Dai Sakamoto, Daiki Okamura, Koji Nakagawa, Naoya Kato
Received: December 10, 2017; Published: March 15, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.hg.1801006


Anemia during Direct-Acting Antiviral Regimens in Kidney Transplant Recipients with Hepatitis C

Tatsuo Kanda, Shunich Matsuoka, Mitsuhiko Moriyama
Received: October 18, 2017; Published: October 30, 2017; doi:10.21926/obm.hg.1704005

Case Report

Successful Treatment of a Pregnant Woman with Chronic Active Hepatitis B using Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate

Koji Takahashi, Tatsuo Kanda, Yuki Haga, Reina Sasaki, Masato Nakamura, Shuang Wu, Shingo Nakamoto, Shin Yasui, Hidehiro Kamezaki, Osamu Yokosuka
Received: July 25, 2017; Published: July 28, 2017; doi:10.21926/obm.hg.1703004

Research Article

IFN-Based and IFN-Free Direct-Acting Antiviral Drug Treatments for Acquired Hepatitis C Virus in Post-Transplant Recipients

Tomomi Kogiso, Mutsuki Kobayashi, Kuniko Yamamoto, Yuichi Ikarashi, Kazuhisa Kodama, Makiko Taniai, Nobuyuki Torii, Kazunari Tanabe, Hideki Ishida, Shohei Fuchinoue, Hiroto Egawa, Masakazu Yamamoto, Etsuko Hashimoto, Katsutoshi Tokushige
Received: February 8, 2017; Published: April 6, 2017; doi:10.21926/obm.hg.1702003

Case Report

Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia Suspected Due to Low-Dosage Prednisolone Treatment for Acute Autoimmune Hepatitis: Case Report and Literature Review

Hidehiro Kamezaki, Tatsuo Kanda, Osamu Yokosuka, Masanori Tsukahara, Yasunori Kasahara, Takayuki Sakurai
Received: October 11, 2016; Published: January 21, 2017; doi:10.21926/obm.hg.1701001

Welcome to the new academic journal OBM Hepatology and Gastroenterology. Recent progress in understanding liver, biliary, pancreatic and gastro-intestinal diseases and their treatments has been observed in the world. OBM Hepatology and Gastroenterology publishes interesting and informative reviews, original articles, and invaluable case reports in this area. We also publish basic research as well as clinical research.

Hepatitis A virus (HAV), HBV, HCV, HDV, and HEV are still a serious issue worldwide. Treatments on these viruses have recently improved. However, liver fibrosis, cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma are still critical conditions. We focus on all of these liver diseases. We also focus on broad-spectrum of gastro-intestinal diseases in this journal.

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