Cirrhosis and End Stage Liver Disease: complications and management of conditions such as portal hypertension, ascites, liver cancer and encephalopathy.


        Cirrhosis and end-Stage Liver Disease


o       General

        T1038. Prevalence of Complications Of Liver Cirrhosis In Patients With HCV Infection And Diabetes Mellitus. (updated, May 22)

        T1039. Impact of prophylactic antibiotics in cirrhotic patients presenting with sepsis. (updated, May 22)

        T1042. Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis: Assessment of In-Hospital Mortality Rates and Predictive Factors of Adverse Clinical Outcomes with Contemporary Medical Management. (updated, May 22)

        T1043. Endoscopic Band Ligation May Not Be Inferior to Endoscopic Injection Sclerotheraphy in Cardiac Variceal Bleeding, Not Fundal Variceal Bleeding. (updated, May 22)

        T1333. Predictive Factors Of Hepatocellular Carcinoma In Cirrhosis.


o       Liver Cancer (Hepatocellular Carcinoma HCC)

        101. Serum glypican 3 after curative hepatectomy predicts early-phase recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma.

        S1009. Prognosis of Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma Detected by Surveillance Program. (updated, May 20)

        S1011. Prognostic indicators of death in patients (pts) with cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) A systematic review of 64 studies. (updated, May 20)

        S1016. Changes Of Cytokines In Liver Cirrhosis Patients With Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma Treated By Combined Intra-Arterial Chemotherapy.

        S1017. Role of combined Chemoembolisation/ Radiofrequency Ablation in the treatment of large/ multifocal Hepatocellular. (updated, May 20)

        S1021. Changing Characteristics of Hepatitis C Related Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Japan. (updated, May 20)

        S1222. Incidence and Risk Factors for Hepatic and Extrahepatic Malignancies in Primary Biliary Cirrhosis in Japan


o       Varices

        S1340. Clinical Predictors for Recurrence of Esophageal Varices after Obliteration by Endoscopic Band Ligation.