Investigators evaluated the antitumor activity of infigratinib in patients with previously treated, locally advanced or metastatic cholangiocarcinoma and FGFR2 alterations.
Researchers summarized the reciprocal interaction between sleep and liver diseases, including cirrhosis, and investigated potential approaches for therapeutic interventions.
The approval was based on data from the double-blind, placebo-controlled ClarIDHy study.
Investigators described a syndrome of cholangiopathy in patients recovering from severe COVID-19 with abnormal liver tests and bile duct injury.
Researchers investigated the incidence of major depressive disorder in adult patients who underwent cholecystectomy.
Truseltiq is an orally administered, ATP-competitive, tyrosine kinase inhibitor of FGFR.
The FDA has identified 25 cases of serious liver injury leading to liver decompensation or liver failure associated with Ocaliva in PBC patients with compensated or decompensated cirrhosis.
Researchers analyzed the genomes of children with chronic cholestasis for gene variants not typically associated with liver disease.
Researchers aimed to compare clinical characteristics of patients with IgG4-SC and AIP vs without.
From 1990 to 2017, the incidence of and mortality due to gallbladder and biliary tract cancer increased.
This study evaluated the safety, feasibility, and QoL of patients after endoscopic ultrasonography-guided biliary drainage with lumen-apposing metal stents, after failed ERCP.
A team of investigators evaluated the performance of adult-based criteria for predicting common bile duct stones in children.
Do socioeconomic status and ability to pay play a role in the surgical management of acute gallstone pancreatitis? Although further studies are needed, these researchers believe these disparities can affect care.
An international team of investigators conducted a Mendelian randomization study to determine if obesity, type 2 diabetes, and lifestyle choices contribute to the risk of developing gallstone disease.
Researchers assessed the efficacy and adverse outcomes with plastic stents vs self-expandable metallic stents for the management of malignant distal biliary strictures.
If the current COVID-19 trends persist, the NCI estimates that the pandemic’s impact could threaten the trend of annually decreasing cancer mortality seen in the US since 1990.
Sometimes the distinctions between cancer treatment groups are a little blurry. Here’s a guide to their definitions and origins.
The FITCH trial was conducted to evaluate the effect of bezafibrate on pruritus in patients with fibrosing cholangiopathies (PSC, PBC, and SSC).
Can detection of irregular or spider vascularity on bile duct lesions during DSOC evaluations identify biliary neoplastic lesions? A new study examines this question.
A randomized controlled trial was performed to assess the safety and efficacy of primary precut sphincterotomy to access the bile duct during endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.