Publications by authors named "Nizar N Zein"

80Publications

The Effect of Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt on Platelet Counts in Patients With Liver Cirrhosis.

Gastroenterol Hepatol (N Y) 2017 May;13(5):286-291

Dr Massoud is an associate professor of medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in Birmingham, Alabama. Dr Zein is chief of hepatology in the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio.

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May 2017

Seeking medical care abroad: A challenge to empathy.

Authors:
Nizar N Zein

Cleve Clin J Med 2016 Nov;83(11):801-803

Chair, Global Patient Services, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA.

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November 2016

Predictors of Successful Downstaging of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Outside Milan Criteria.

Transplantation 2016 Nov;100(11):2391-2397

1 Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH.2 Department of Hepatobiliary and Transplant Surgery, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH.3 Imaging Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH.4 Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH.

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November 2016

Ohio solid organ transplantation consortium criteria for liver transplantation in patients with alcoholic liver disease.

World J Hepatol 2016 Sep;8(27):1149-1154

Kaveh Hajifathalian, Mohamad A Hanouneh, Department of Internal Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, United States.

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September 2016

Sofosbuvir/Ledipasvir Without Ribavirin Achieved High Sustained Virologic Response for Hepatitis C Recurrence After Liver Transplantation: Two-Center Experience.

Transplantation 2017 05;101(5):996-1000

1 Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH. 2 Department of Tropical Medicine and Hepatology, Mansoura University, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura, Egypt. 3 Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary and Transplant Surgery, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH. 4 Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, FL.

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May 2017

Three-dimensional printing and pediatric liver disease.

Curr Opin Pediatr 2016 10;28(5):626-30

aDepartment of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic bDigestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

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October 2016

In Reply: Wilson disease.

Cleve Clin J Med 2016 06;83(6):406-7

Minnesota Gastroenterology, P.A., Minneapolis, MN, USA.

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June 2016

Metabolomics studies identify novel diagnostic and prognostic indicators in patients with alcoholic hepatitis.

World J Hepatol 2016 Apr;8(10):499-508

Mona Ascha, Mustafa S Ascha, Nizar N Zein, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, United States.

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April 2016

Portal Hypertension Complications Are Frequently the First Presentation of NAFLD in Patients Undergoing Liver Transplantation Evaluation.

Dig Dis Sci 2016 07 18;61(7):2102-7. Epub 2016 Mar 18.

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH, 44195, USA.

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July 2016

The increasing burden of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease among young adults in the United States: A growing epidemic.

Hepatology 2016 10 13;64(4):1386-7. Epub 2016 May 13.

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH.

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October 2016

Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma.

Clin Liver Dis (Hoboken) 2016 Feb 26;7(2):36-39. Epub 2016 Feb 26.

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic Cleveland OH.

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February 2016

A tale of two sisters with liver disease.

Cleve Clin J Med 2016 Feb;83(2):109-15

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA. E-mail:

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February 2016

Liver Transplant in Young Adults with Chronic Hepatitis C Virus: An Argument for Hepatitis C Treatment in Childhood.

Exp Clin Transplant 2016 Apr 14;14(2):201-6. Epub 2015 Oct 14.

From the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA.

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April 2016

Liver transplantation for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis in young patients.

Transpl Int 2016 Apr;29(4):418-24

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA.

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April 2016

Genetics and hepatitis C: it's good to be 'CC'.

Cleve Clin J Med 2015 Feb;82(2):97-104

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic.

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February 2015

Impact of pretransplant rifaximin therapy on early post-liver transplant infections.

Liver Transpl 2014 May 26;20(5):544-51. Epub 2014 Mar 26.

Departments of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH.

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May 2014

The successful use of telaprevir to treat hepatitis C recurrence after liver transplantation in an HIV co-infected patient.

Transplantation 2014 Jan;97(2):e14-5

1 Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute Cleveland Clinic Foundation Cleveland, OH 2 Department of Hepatopancreatobiliary and Transplant Surgery, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation Cleveland, OH 3 Department of Infectious Diseases Cleveland Clinic Foundation Cleveland, OH.

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January 2014

The breathprints in patients with liver disease identify novel breath biomarkers in alcoholic hepatitis.

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2014 Mar 10;12(3):516-23. Epub 2013 Sep 10.

Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine/Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio. Electronic address:

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March 2014

Three-dimensional print of a liver for preoperative planning in living donor liver transplantation.

Liver Transpl 2013 Dec 21;19(12):1304-10. Epub 2013 Oct 21.

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland, OH.

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December 2013

Recurrent upper gastrointestinal bleeding masquerading as gastric variceal bleeding on endoscopy after liver transplantation.

Liver Transpl 2013 Aug 25;19(8):926-8. Epub 2013 Jul 25.

Departments of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH.

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August 2013

CD4+ T-Cell function and the risk for developing spontaneous bacterial peritonitis in patients with cirrhosis.

J Clin Gastroenterol 2013 Oct;47(9):807-13

Departments of *Gastroenterology and Hepatology †Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH.

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October 2013

Diagnosis of celiac disease in adults based on serology test results, without small-bowel biopsy.

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2013 May 7;11(5):511-6. Epub 2013 Jan 7.

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA.

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May 2013

Hepatitis C virus-associated primary hepatocellular carcinoma in non-cirrhotic patients.

Dig Dis Sci 2012 Dec 14;57(12):3265-70. Epub 2012 Jun 14.

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH, USA.

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December 2012

Role of ceramides in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

Trends Endocrinol Metab 2012 Aug 17;23(8):365-71. Epub 2012 May 17.

Department of Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA.

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August 2012

Protease inhibitors: silver bullets for chronic hepatitis C infection?

Cleve Clin J Med 2012 Mar;79(3):213-22

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA.

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March 2012

Cumulative risk of cardiovascular events after orthotopic liver transplantation.

Liver Transpl 2012 Mar;18(3):370-5

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA.

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March 2012

A 25-year-old man with very high alkaline phosphatase.

Cleve Clin J Med 2011 Dec;78(12):793-800

Department of Internal Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, OH 44195, USA.

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December 2011

Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio: a new marker for predicting steatohepatitis and fibrosis in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

Liver Int 2012 Feb 8;32(2):297-302. Epub 2011 Sep 8.

Digestive Disease Institute, Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA.

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February 2012

Risk of colonic neoplasia after liver transplantation for primary sclerosing cholangitis.

Inflamm Bowel Dis 2012 Feb 18;18(2):269-74. Epub 2011 Mar 18.

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA.

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February 2012

Monitoring peripheral blood CD4+ adenosine triphosphate activity in recurrent hepatitis C and its correlation to fibrosis progression.

Liver Transpl 2010 Feb;16(2):155-62

Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA.

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February 2010

The inflamed liver and atherosclerosis: a link between histologic severity of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and increased cardiovascular risk.

Dig Dis Sci 2010 Sep 5;55(9):2644-50. Epub 2009 Dec 5.

Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA.

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September 2010

Recognizing and treating cutaneous signs of liver disease.

Cleve Clin J Med 2009 Oct;76(10):599-606

Harvard University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Cambridge, MA, USA.

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October 2009

A 35-year-old Asian man with jaundice and markedly high aminotransferase levels.

Cleve Clin J Med 2009 Aug;76(8):449-56

Department of General Internal Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA.

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August 2009

Diabetes mellitus is associated with impaired response to antiviral therapy in chronic hepatitis C infection.

Dig Dis Sci 2009 Dec;54(12):2699-705

Avera Center for Liver Disease, Transplant Institute, Sanford School of Medicine, University of South Dakota, 1001 East 21st Street, Suite 303, Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57105, USA.

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December 2009

Histological abnormalities of the small bowel mucosa in cirrhosis and portal hypertension.

World J Gastroenterol 2008 Nov;14(41):6370-5

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, A30, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, United States.

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November 2008

Increased hepatic and circulating interleukin-6 levels in human nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.

Am J Gastroenterol 2008 Jun 28;103(6):1372-9. Epub 2008 May 28.

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA.

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June 2008

Clinical significance of metabolic syndrome in the setting of chronic hepatitis C virus infection.

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2008 May;6(5):584-9

Department of Internal Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA.

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May 2008

Cytokines in the pathogenesis of fatty liver and disease progression to steatohepatitis: implications for treatment.

Am J Gastroenterol 2008 Apr 2;103(4):1036-42. Epub 2008 Jan 2.

Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA.

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April 2008

Hepatitis C in children: recent advances.

Authors:
Nizar N Zein

Curr Opin Pediatr 2007 Oct;19(5):570-4

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, the Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA.

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October 2007

Outcomes after lung transplantation in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection.

J Heart Lung Transplant 2007 May 26;26(5):466-71. Epub 2007 Mar 26.

Department of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA.

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May 2007

Predictors and noninvasive identification of severe liver fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis C.

Dig Dis Sci 2007 Feb 9;52(2):582-8. Epub 2007 Jan 9.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

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February 2007

Hepatitis C infection: a systemic disease with extrahepatic manifestations.

Cleve Clin J Med 2005 Nov;72(11):1005-8, 1010-4, 1016 passim

Department of General Internal Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA.

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November 2005

The liver in pregnancy: disease vs benign changes.

Cleve Clin J Med 2005 Aug;72(8):713-21

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA.

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August 2005

Chronic hepatitis C and type II diabetes mellitus: a prospective cross-sectional study.

Am J Gastroenterol 2005 Jan;100(1):48-55

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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January 2005

Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis: recent data on incidence and treatment.

Cleve Clin J Med 2004 Jul;71(7):569-76

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA.

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July 2004

Ethnic differences in polymorphisms of tumor necrosis factor-alpha, interleukin-10, and transforming growth factor-beta1 genes in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2004 Apr;70(4):434-7

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA.

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April 2004

Clinical significance of hepatic iron deposition and serum iron values in patients with chronic hepatitis C infection.

Am J Gastroenterol 2004 Feb;99(2):286-91

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA.

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February 2004

The epidemiology and natural history of hepatitis C virus infection.

Authors:
Nizar N Zein

Cleve Clin J Med 2003 Sep;70 Suppl 4:S2-6

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA.

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September 2003

Advances in therapy for hepatitis C infection.

Microbes Infect 2002 Oct;4(12):1237-46

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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October 2002

Chronic renal dysfunction late after liver transplantation.

Liver Transpl 2002 Oct;8(10):916-21

Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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October 2002

Polymorphisms in the interleukin-10, tumor necrosis factor-alpha, and transforming growth factor-beta1 genes in chronic hepatitis C patients treated with interferon and ribavirin.

J Hepatol 2002 Feb;36(2):271-7

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Internal Medicine. Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA.

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February 2002