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

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

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.“Our observations raise important concerns about long-term morbidity and late complications, including the potential need for liver transplantation or mortality engendered by this syndrome,” Saamia Faruqui, MS, MD, from the department of medicine, New York University Grossman School of Medicine, and colleagues wrote. “COVID cholangiopathy is an importantRead More

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