• Scientists uncover genetics involved in COVID-19 induced respiratory failure

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    A new genetic study from an international team of scientists has uncovered genes involved in severe coronavirus disease 2019 illness.
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  • Cholangiopathy after severe COVID-19 may lead to liver injury, failure

    Cholangiopathy after severe COVID-19 may lead to liver injury, failure

    1 month ago - By Healio

    For patients with severe COVID-19, cholangiopathy was a late complication with potential for progressive biliary injury or liver failure, according to a study published in the American Journal of Gastroenterology.
    “COVID-19 cholangiopathy must be considered in patients who have experienced severe COVID-19 illness and are found to have persistently elevated liver tests with a cholestatic pattern,” Ira M. Jacobson, MD, professor of medicine, director of hepatology, New York University Grossman School of Medicine told Healio Gastroenterology. “[Magnetic resonance
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