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Dr. Tong
Myron Tong, MD is the Professor of Medicine for Clinical Hepatology and the Director of Asian Liver Center at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. A world-leading hepatologist, Dr. Tong has specialized in liver-disease research and treatment for more than 25 years, with a distinguished record of service to the university and community. The first to link HBV infection with liver cancer, Dr. Tong is one of the leading clinical investigators on HBV and liver diseases in Asians in the U.S. and Asia. Dr. Tong's research efforts include anti-viral treatment of patients with hepatitis B and hepatitis C, and he is heavily involved in the treatment of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma at UCLA.  More
 
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  Impact of coffee on liver diseases: a systematic review.
 
  The impact of obesity on patient survival in liver transplant recipients: a meta-analysis
 
  Evaluation of alpha-fetoprotein in detecting hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence after radiofrequency ablation.
 
  Hepatitis B inactive carriers: clinical course and outcomes.
 
  Complete tumor encapsulation on MRI: A potentially useful imaging biomarker for better survival in solitary large hepatocellular carcinoma
 
 
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy Update: Reports from the 64th Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy Update: Reports from the 2013 American College of Gastroenterology Meeting
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy Update: Reports From the 2013 Digestive Disease Week Annual Meeting
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy Update: Reports from the 2013 International Liver Conference
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy: A Review of Diagnostic Methods
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  2012 Update: Clinical Advances in the Management of Cirrhotics
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy Update: Prophylactic Therapy to Prevent Hepatic Encephalopathy
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy Update: Reports from the 2012 International Liver Conference
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  2012 EASL HE Posters
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  Millions of children in Boko Haram-hit Lake Chad prey to disease as rains arrive  
  06-23-2017  
     
  Exposure to air pollution may shorten survival in liver cancer patients  
  06-21-2017  
     
  Protein-losing enteropathy due to abnormal lymph flow, treatable with embolization  
  06-19-2017  
     
  Statins safe in NASH  
  06-16-2017  
     
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  Monitoring quality and coverage of harm reduction services for people who use drugs: a consensus study  
     
  Estimation of State-Level Prevalence of Hepatitis C Virus Infection, US States and District of Columbia, 2010  
     
  Pregnancy outcome in more than 5000 births to women with viral hepatitis: a population-based cohort study in Sweden  
     
  A Karnofsky performance status-based score predicts death after hospital discharge in patients with cirrhosis  
     
  Optimal treatment of hepatic encephalopathy  
     
  Cirrhosis Patients with Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis Are Significantly Less Likely to Receive Surveillance for Hepatocellular Carcinoma  
     
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  September 15-17  
  11th Annual ILCA (INTERNATIONAL LIVER CANCER ASSOCIATION) Conference
Seoul, South Korea
 
 
  October 20-24  
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  October 28 - Nov 1  
  25TH UEG Week 2017
Barcelona, Spain
 
 
     
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