hepatologist


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hep·a·tol·o·gy

 (hĕp′ə-tŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the liver.

hep′a·tol′o·gist n.
Translations

hep·a·tol·o·gist

n. hepatólogo-a, especialista en trastornos hepáticos.

hepatologist

n hepatólogo -ga mf, médico -ca mf especializado en el hígado y sus enfermedades, especialista mf del hígado
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The citizens are required to be informed about the fatality of the diseases.' Prof Dr Wasim, Associate Dean, Chairman Department of Professional Education, Hepatologist, and Consultant Gastroenterologist at Aga Khan University Hospital, expressed these views at the 51st Public Awareness Seminar on 'Strategies for Eliminating Viral Hepatitis from Pakistan', held at Dr Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research (PCMD), University of Karachi here on Wednesday.
A senior hepatologist Dr Zafar Naseem said transmission of the virus can be prevented through better awareness and services that improve vaccinations, blood and injection safety, and reduce harm.
The group includes Aberdeen University professor and Scottish officer for the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health Steve Turner, Dr Tom Bird, an honorary consultant hepatologist at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, and Cancer Research UK's cancer prevention expert Professor Linda Bauld.
After hosting a call with a hepatologist treating 25 acute intermittent porphyria patients, Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Alethia Young reiterates an Overweight rating on Alnylam Pharmaceuticals with a $138 price target.
An experienced hepatologist said that a rise in the population, consumption of unhygienic food and contaminated water, a dilapidated sewerage system, sharing syringes and a general lack of awareness about the spread of the disease were the major reasons for the sudden rise in the number of hepatitis infections.
On April 26, the PCB had set-up Shadab's appointment with Dr Kennedy, a world-renowned gastroenterologist and hepatologist with specialisation in liver diseases in elite sportsmen, who had put him on medication and advised two weeks of complete rest.
LONDON -- Pakistan wrist spinner Shadab Khan met with world-renowned gastroenterologist and hepatologist Dr Patrick Kennedy in London and will be returning to Islamabad on Monday.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan wrist spinner Shadab Khan met with world-renowned gastroenterologist and hepatologist Dr Patrick Kennedy in London and will be returning to Islamabad on Monday.
Dr Gideon Hirschfield, senior lecturer and consultant hepatologist with the University Hospitals Birmingham, UK, and a specialist in the field of gastroenterology, including autoimmune liver disease, will visit from February 17 to 21.
Thompson is the Professor of Molecular Hepatology at King's College London and honorary consultant pediatric hepatologist at King's College Hospital, London.
Her Pakistani expat parents, Zainab and Yahya Ali Raza, consulted Dr Rajiv Tomar, consultant paediatric hepatologist at King's College Hospital (KCH) London's Abu Dhabi branch.