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Effective Treatment of Latent Porto-Systemic Encephalopathy with Oral Branched Chain Amino Acids

  • E. H. Egberts
  • H. Schomerus
  • W. Hamster
  • P. Jürgens

Abstract

About 60% of patients with portal hypertension without clinical signs of porto-systemic encephalopathy (PSE) and with normal EEG show substantial cerebral functional impairments1,2,3,4,5

Keywords

Hepatic Encephalopathy Hepatic Coma Number Connection Subjective Side Effect Chronic Hepatic Encephalopathy 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. H. Egberts
    • 1
  • H. Schomerus
    • 1
  • W. Hamster
    • 2
  • P. Jürgens
    • 3
  1. 1.Dept. I Med.Univ. KlinikTübingenWest Germany
  2. 2.Neurologische PoliklinikTübingenWest Germany
  3. 3.Allgemeines KrankenhausSt. GeorgWest Germany

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