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The Changing Epidemiology of Hepatocellular Carcinoma :  Experience of a Single Center.

Biomed Res Int 2020 27;2020:5309307. Epub 2020 Feb 27.

Department of Health Promotion Sciences, Maternal and Infant Care, Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties (PROMISE), University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2020/5309307DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7063180PMC
February 2020

A questionable diagnosis in a woman with drowsiness.

Intern Emerg Med 2019 Dec 17. Epub 2019 Dec 17.

Medicina Interna ed Epatologia, Dipartimento di Promozione della Salute, Materno-Infantile, di Medicina Interna e Specialistica "G. D'Alessandro", PROMISE, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 141, 90127, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11739-019-02256-4DOI Listing
December 2019

Is vitamin D deficiency predictor of complications development in patients with HCV-related cirrhosis?

Intern Emerg Med 2019 08 16;14(5):735-737. Epub 2019 Mar 16.

Medicina Interna ed Epatologia, Dipartimento di Promozione della Salute, Materno-infantile, di Medicina Interna e Specialistica di Eccellenza "G. D'Alessandro", PROMISE, Università di Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11739-019-02072-wDOI Listing
August 2019

Liver and Statins: A Critical Appraisal of the Evidence.

Curr Med Chem 2018 ;25(42):5835-5846

Sezione di Medicina Interna e Malattie Metaboliche, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, DIBIMIS, Universita di Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/0929867325666180327095441DOI Listing
March 2019

Letter: effect of HCV eradication on cardiovascular disease-Authors' reply.

Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2018 11;48(10):1169-1170

Cardiology, Biochemical Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialities, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apt.15017DOI Listing
November 2018

Subclinical cardiovascular damage in patients with HCV cirrhosis before and after treatment with direct antiviral agents: a prospective study.

Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2018 10 10;48(7):740-749. Epub 2018 Aug 10.

Internal Medicine, Biomedical Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apt.14934DOI Listing
October 2018

Surveillance Program for Diagnosis of HCC in Liver Cirrhosis: Role of Ultrasound Echo Patterns.

Biomed Res Int 2017 30;2017:4932759. Epub 2017 May 30.

Biomedical Department of Internal Medicine and Specialties (Di.Bi.M.I.S.), University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/4932759DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5468575PMC
September 2018

Weight-loss supplementation and acute liver failure: the case of Garcinia Cambogia.

Intern Emerg Med 2018 09 21;13(6):833-835. Epub 2018 Jul 21.

Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine and Hepatology, Department of and Medical Specialities (DIBIMIS), University of Palermo, Piazza Delle Cliniche 2, 90127, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11739-018-1912-0DOI Listing
September 2018

Pancreatic cancer: risk and preventive factors.

Intern Emerg Med 2018 04 7;13(3):321-323. Epub 2018 Feb 7.

Internal Medicine & Hepatology, DIBIMIS, University of Palermo, 90127, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11739-018-1795-0DOI Listing
April 2018

Influence of universal HBV vaccination on chronic HBV infection in Italy: Results of a cross-sectional multicenter study.

J Med Virol 2017 12 29;89(12):2138-2143. Epub 2017 Aug 29.

Infectious Diseases, Department of Mental and Physical Health and Preventive Medicine, Second University of Naples, Caserta, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jmv.24873DOI Listing
December 2017

Waiting-time and quality of care deserved to patients with early stage hepatocellular carcinoma undergoing RFA treatment

Ann Hepatol 2017 Sep-Oct;16(5):699-701

University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy Biomedical Department of Internal Medicine and Specialties.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5604/01.3001.0010.2706DOI Listing
November 2017

Hepatitis delta infection in Italian patients: towards the end of the story?

Infection 2017 Jun 5;45(3):277-281. Epub 2016 Nov 5.

Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit, Biomedical Department of Internal and Specialized Medicine (Di.Bi.M.I.S.), University of Palermo, Piazza delle Cliniche, 2, 90127, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s15010-016-0956-1DOI Listing
June 2017

Case report: acute portal vein thrombosis associated with acute cytomegalovirus infection in an immunocompetent adult.

J Ultrasound 2017 Jun 27;20(2):161-165. Epub 2017 Feb 27.

Biomedical Department of Internal Medicine and Specialities, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 141, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40477-016-0227-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5440329PMC
June 2017

Increased expression of markers of early atherosclerosis in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.

Eur J Intern Med 2017 Jan 21;37:83-89. Epub 2016 Oct 21.

Gastroenterology and Hepatology Section, DIBIMIS, University of Palermo School of Medicine, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejim.2016.10.004DOI Listing
January 2017

Clinical Course and Genetic Susceptibility of Primary Biliary Cirrhosis: Analysis of a Prospective Cohort.

Hepat Mon 2016 Nov 16;16(11):e31681. Epub 2016 Oct 16.

Sezione di Gastroenterologia ed Epatologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5812/hepatmon.31681DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5203613PMC
November 2016

Elderly Onset Celiac Disease: A Narrative Review.

Clin Med Insights Gastroenterol 2016 27;9:41-9. Epub 2016 Jul 27.

Gastroenterology and Hepatology Section, DIBIMIS, University of Palermo School of Medicine, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4137/CGast.S38454DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4965017PMC
August 2016

Renal function is impaired in normotensive chronic HCV patients: role of insulin resistance.

Intern Emerg Med 2016 Jun 23;11(4):553-9. Epub 2015 Nov 23.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University Magna Græcia of Catanzaro, V.le Europa, 88100, Catanzaro, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11739-015-1349-7DOI Listing
June 2016

The Presence of White Matter Lesions Is Associated With the Fibrosis Severity of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2016 Apr;95(16):e3446

From the Sezione di Gastroenterologia e Epatologia (SP, CC, VDM, AL, AC), Sezione di Medicina Interna, DiBiMIS, University of Palermo (AT, CM, GP, DT, AP), Sezione di Scienze Radiologiche, Dipartimento di Biopatologia e Biotecnologie Mediche (DI.BI.MED.), Universita[Combining Grave Accent] degli Studi di Palermo (CG, GB, GLT, MM), Medicina Generale Palermo (RZ, LG, FM, GM), Cattedra di Anatomia Patologica, University of Palermo, Palermo (DC), and Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche, "Alma Mater Studiorum," Università di Bologna, Bologna, Italy (GM).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000003446DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4845847PMC
April 2016

Adverse drug reactions and organ damage: The liver.

Authors:
Anna Licata

Eur J Intern Med 2016 Mar 28;28:9-16. Epub 2016 Jan 28.

Sezione di Gastroenterologia & Epatologia, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, DiBiMIS, Università di Palermo, Piazza delle Cliniche 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejim.2015.12.017DOI Listing
March 2016

Sympathovagal balance and 1-h postload plasma glucose in normoglucose tolerant hypertensive patients.

Acta Diabetol 2016 Feb 27;53(1):41-7. Epub 2015 Mar 27.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University Magna Græcia of Catanzaro, Campus Universitario di Germaneto, V.le Europa, 88100, Catanzaro, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00592-015-0740-1DOI Listing
February 2016

Cardiac involvement in patients with cirrhosis: a focus on clinical features and diagnosis.

J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 2016 Jan;17(1):26-36

aSezione di Gastroenterologia ed Epatologia bSezione di Medicina Clinico-Sperimentale, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, DIBIMIS, Università di Palermo, Italy cDivisione di Cardiologia dSezione di Radiologia, Dipartimento di Biopatologia e Biotecnologie Mediche, DiBiMEF, Università di Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2459/JCM.0000000000000288DOI Listing
January 2016

Hepatitis C Virus Infection Is Associated With Increased Cardiovascular Mortality: A Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies.

Gastroenterology 2016 Jan 18;150(1):145-155.e4; quiz e15-6. Epub 2015 Sep 18.

Sezione di Gastroenterologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Università di Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2015.09.007DOI Listing
January 2016

Insulin-resistance HCV infection-related affects vascular stiffness in normotensives.

Atherosclerosis 2015 Jan 29;238(1):108-12. Epub 2014 Nov 29.

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University Magna Græcia of Catanzaro, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2014.11.025DOI Listing
January 2015

Clinical features and outcomes of patients with drug-induced autoimmune hepatitis: a retrospective cohort study.

Dig Liver Dis 2014 Dec 16;46(12):1116-20. Epub 2014 Sep 16.

Section of Gastroenterology, Di.Bi.M.I.S., University of Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dld.2014.08.040DOI Listing
December 2014

Non invasive tools for the diagnosis of liver cirrhosis.

World J Gastroenterol 2014 Dec;20(48):18131-50

Maurizio Soresi, Lydia Giannitrapani, Anna Licata, Giuseppe Montalto, Unit of Internal Medicine, Biomedical Department of Internal Medicine and Specialties DiBiMIS, University of Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v20.i48.18131DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4277952PMC
December 2014

Clinical implications of the hyperdynamic syndrome in cirrhosis.

Eur J Intern Med 2014 Nov 20;25(9):795-802. Epub 2014 Sep 20.

Sezione di Gastroenterologia & Epatologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, DIBIMIS, Università di Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejim.2014.09.004DOI Listing
November 2014

Considerations regarding the alleged association between Herbalife products and cases of hepatotoxicity: a rebuttal.

Intern Emerg Med 2014 Aug 26;9(5):601-2. Epub 2014 Feb 26.

Sezione di Gastroenterologia, DIBIMIS, Università di Palermo, 90127, Palermo, Italy,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11739-014-1062-yDOI Listing
August 2014

Plasma adiponectin: a contributing factor for cardiac changes in visceral obesity-associated hypertension.

Blood Press 2014 Jun 9;23(3):147-53. Epub 2013 Sep 9.

Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, University of Palermo , Palermo , Italy.

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http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.3109/08037051.2013.82
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/08037051.2013.823767DOI Listing
June 2014

Liver Function Test Abnormalities in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: A Hospital-based Survey.

Clin Med Insights Gastroenterol 2014 17;7:25-31. Epub 2014 Jun 17.

Gastroenterology and Hepatology Section, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Università di Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4137/CGast.S13125DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4069044PMC
June 2014

NT pro BNP plasma level and atrial volume are linked to the severity of liver cirrhosis.

PLoS One 2013 5;8(8):e68364. Epub 2013 Aug 5.

Sezione di Gastroenterologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, DI.BI.M.I.S, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3734231PMC
March 2014

Clinical course and prognostic factors of hepatorenal syndrome: A retrospective single-center cohort study.

World J Hepatol 2013 Dec;5(12):685-91

Anna Licata, Marcello Maida, Ambra Bonaccorso, Fabio Salvatore Macaluso, Maria Cappello, Antonio Craxì, Piero Luigi Almasio, Section of Gastroenterology, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, University of Palermo, 290127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4254/wjh.v5.i12.685DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3879690PMC
December 2013

Genetic association of interleukin-6 polymorphism (-174 G/C) with chronic liver diseases and hepatocellular carcinoma.

World J Gastroenterol 2013 Apr;19(16):2449-55

Unit of Internal Medicine, Biomedical Department of Internal Medicine and Specialties DiBiMIS, University of Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v19.i16.2449DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3646134PMC
April 2013

Herbal hepatotoxicity: a hidden epidemic.

Intern Emerg Med 2013 Feb 4;8(1):13-22. Epub 2012 Apr 4.

Sezione di Gastroenterologia ed Epatologia, DiBiMIS, University of Palermo, Piazza delle Cliniche 2, 90127, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11739-012-0777-xDOI Listing
February 2013

Serology in adults with celiac disease: limited accuracy in patients with mild histological lesions.

Intern Emerg Med 2012 Aug 6;7(4):337-42. Epub 2011 Apr 6.

Sezione e UOC di Gastroenterologia, DiBiMIS, University of Palermo, Piazza delle Cliniche 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11739-011-0585-8DOI Listing
August 2012

Fecal calprotectin in clinical practice: a noninvasive screening tool for patients with chronic diarrhea.

J Clin Gastroenterol 2012 Jul;46(6):504-8

Sezione e U.O.C. di Gastroenterologia, Di.Bi.M.I.S, Università di Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0b013e318248f289DOI Listing
July 2012

Fluoroquinolone-induced liver injury: three new cases and a review of the literature.

Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2012 May 14;68(5):525-32. Epub 2012 Jan 14.

Sezione e UOC di Gastroenterologia, DiBiMIS, Università di Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00228-011-1201-6DOI Listing
May 2012

Retreatment with pegylated interferon plus ribavirin of chronic hepatitis C non-responders to interferon plus ribavirin: a meta-analysis.

J Hepatol 2009 Oct 15;51(4):675-81. Epub 2009 Jul 15.

Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, University of Palermo, Piazza delle Cliniche 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2009.06.018DOI Listing
October 2009

Hyperferritinemia is a risk factor for steatosis in chronic liver disease.

World J Gastroenterol 2009 May;15(17):2132-8

Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2678584PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.15.2132DOI Listing
May 2009

The impact of radiotherapy on survival in resectable gastric carcinoma: a meta-analysis of literature data.

Cancer Treat Rev 2007 Dec 1;33(8):729-40. Epub 2007 Nov 1.

Radiotherapy Department, University Hospital S'Anna, corso della giovecca 203 44100 Ferrara, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ctrv.2007.08.005DOI Listing
December 2007

Oxidative stress inhibits IFN-alpha-induced antiviral gene expression by blocking the JAK-STAT pathway.

J Hepatol 2006 Aug 9;45(2):271-9. Epub 2006 Mar 9.

Cattedra e Unità Operativa di Gastroenterologia, Dipartimento Biomedico e di Medicina Specialistica, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2006.01.037DOI Listing
August 2006

Acute hepatitis C: in search of the optimal approach to cure.

Hepatology 2006 Feb;43(2):221-4

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hep.21085DOI Listing
February 2006

[Iron overload disease: recent findings].

Ann Ital Med Int 2004 Jul-Sep;19(3):145-54

Istituto di Clinica Medica I, Università degli Studi di Palermo.

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May 2005

Treatment of hepatitis C: critical appraisal of the evidence.

Expert Opin Pharmacother 2005 Mar;6(3):399-408

University of Palermo, Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Istituto di Clinica Medica, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1517/14656566.6.3.399DOI Listing
March 2005

Interferon therapy: the other face of the medal.

Ann Ital Med Int 2004 Jan-Mar;19(1):5-7

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July 2004

Disseminated non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and chronic hepatitis C: a case report.

Ann Ital Med Int 2003 Oct-Dec;18(4):246-9

Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Istituto di Clinica Medica I, Università degli Studi, Ospedale "V. Cervello" di Palermo.

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June 2004

Clinical trial results of peginterferons in combination with ribavirin.

Semin Liver Dis 2003 ;23 Suppl 1:35-46

Academic Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-2003-41633DOI Listing
February 2004

Expression of cytokeratin 7 and 20 in pathological conditions of the bile tract.

Pathol Res Pract 2003 ;199(2):65-70

Department of Pathology, University of Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1078/0344-0338-00356DOI Listing
December 2003

When and how to treat acute hepatitis C?

J Hepatol 2003 Dec;39(6):1056-62

Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Istituto di Clinica Medica I, University of Palermo, Piazza delle Cliniche, 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0168-8278(03)00461-6DOI Listing
December 2003