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The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the liver.

hep′a·tol′o·gist n.


n. hepatólogo-a, especialista en trastornos hepáticos.


n hepatólogo -ga mf, médico -ca mf especializado en el hígado y sus enfermedades, especialista mf del hígado
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Dr Gideon Hirschfield, senior lecturer and consultant hepatologist with the University Hospitals Birmingham, Birmingham, UK, and a specialist in the field of gastroenterology, including autoimmune liver disease, will visit from March 31 to April 6.
However, the minister said that position pertaining to the highly skilled professional like consultant anesthetist liver transplant surgery, consultant radiologist (Interventional), consultant heptobilliary and liver transplant surgeon and consultant hepatologist could not be filled.
The minister, however, said that the position pertaining to the highly skilled professionals like consultant anaesthetist liver transplant surgery, consultant radiologist (interventional), consultant hepatobiliary and liver transplant surgeon and consultant hepatologist could not be filled.
COLIN SHEVILLS, director, Balance; ALICE WISEMAN, director of public health for Gateshead & NE DPH lead for alcohol; Dr GUY PILKINGTON, clinical chair of Newcastle Gateshead CCG and lead for chair of the Prevention Board for the NE of England; DAME VERA BAIRD, BARRY COPPINGER AND RON HOGG, police and crime commissioners for Northumbria, Cleveland & Durham; Dr STEVEN MASSON, consultant hepatologist and liver specialist, Newcastle Hospitals
Professor Quentin Anstee, from Newcastle Universitys Institute of Cellular Medicine and Consultant Hepatologist at Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, is co-ordinating the LITMUS consortium.
Jeremy Cobbold, Consultant Hepatologist and Gastroenterologist at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford and the Manor Hospital, Oxford, England, will visit from 18 to 22 November;
The kickoff session held at the PepsiCo Head Office discussed messages around disease awareness and prevention, with a presentation by a leading hepatologist.
Pinzani is professor of Medicine, clinical hepatologist and director of the University College London (UCL) Institute for Liver and Digestive Health, UK.
Many believe they cannot have hepatitis C if they don't have symptoms, or signs of liver problems," says hepatologist Sammy Saab, MD, MPH, UCLA Division of Digestive Diseases.
Prof Graeme Alexander, hepatologist and president of the British Association for the Study of the Liver, said: "At last, liver physicians have found a lifestyle habit that is good for your liver.
DR Lawrence Sunder Raj, 42, a Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist at University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, has recently begun working with Nuffield Health Cardiff & Vale Hospitals.
The use of Cholbam should be carefully monitored by an experienced hepatologist or pediatric gastroenterologist, and treatment discontinued in patients developing worsening liver function," according to the FDA statement.