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Liver Cirrhosis, Biliary

"Liver Cirrhosis, Biliary" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

FIBROSIS of the hepatic parenchyma due to obstruction of BILE flow (CHOLESTASIS) in the intrahepatic or extrahepatic bile ducts (BILE DUCTS, INTRAHEPATIC; BILE DUCTS, EXTRAHEPATIC). Primary biliary cirrhosis involves the destruction of small intra-hepatic bile ducts and bile secretion. Secondary biliary cirrhosis is produced by prolonged obstruction of large intrahepatic or extrahepatic bile ducts from a variety of causes.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Liver Cirrhosis, Biliary" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Liver Cirrhosis, Biliary" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 45 publications over 23 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 1993
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.