Liver Disease

A Clinical Casebook

  • Stanley Martin Cohen
  • Perica Davitkov

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Dennis L. Shung, Joseph K. Lim
    Pages 1-10
  3. Sasan Sakiani, Arthur McCullough
    Pages 11-24
  4. Melissa Corson, Lisa M. Najarian, Sammy Saab
    Pages 25-36
  5. Mona Hassan, Dilip Moonka
    Pages 37-45
  6. Yumi Ando, Joseph Ahn
    Pages 47-59
  7. Lindsay Meurer, Anthony Post
    Pages 61-73
  8. Stanley Martin Cohen
    Pages 75-87
  9. Nael N. Haddad, Amandeep Singh, Mazyar Malakouti, Naim Alkhouri
    Pages 89-103
  10. Lydia Aye, Tram Tran
    Pages 105-115
  11. Daniel B. Karb, Seth N. Sclair
    Pages 141-154
  12. Paul Y. Kwo, Katherine Wong
    Pages 155-163
  13. Paul A. Schmeltzer, Mark W. Russo
    Pages 165-177
  14. Eric Kallwitz, Zurabi Lominadze
    Pages 179-193
  15. Sofia Simona Jakab, Guadalupe Garcia-Tsao
    Pages 195-208
  16. John F. Reinus, Kristina R. Chacko
    Pages 209-220
  17. Andrew R. Scheinberg, Cynthia Levy
    Pages 221-235
  18. Shivani Ketan Shah, Marina G. Silveira
    Pages 237-254
  19. Anjana Pillai, Thomas Couri
    Pages 255-277
  20. Perica Davitkov, Yngve Falck-Ytter
    Pages 279-289
  21. Jason J. Cano, Stephen C. Pappas
    Pages 291-304
  22. Back Matter
    Pages 305-311

About this book


This clinical casebook provides a concise yet comprehensive state-of-the-art review of liver disease. Presented in a case-based format, each case features a scenario centered on a different variant of liver disease, with sections on case history, diagnosis/assessment, treatment, outcomes, alternative approaches, and clinical pearls. Diseases covered include drug-induced liver injury, acute hepatitis, chronic hepatitis, NAFLD, and cholangitis. Scenarios such as liver disease in pregnancy, elevated liver function tests, and liver transplants are also presented in the casebook. 

Written by experts in the field, Liver Disease: A Clinical Casebook is a valuable resource for clinicians and practitioners who treat patients with liver disease.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Stanley Martin Cohen
    • 1
  • Perica Davitkov
    • 2
  1. 1.Case Western Reserve University, School of MedicineUniversity Hospitals of ClevelandClevelandUSA
  2. 2.Case Western Reserve UniversityUniversity Hospitals of ClevelandClevelandUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-98505-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-98506-0
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