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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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  Novel first-in-class agent shows promise in Wilson's disease  
  10-19-2017  
     
  Fatty liver disease fastest-growing reason for transplants in young U.S. adults  
  10-17-2017  
     
  Exelixis drug improves overall survival in liver cancer patients  
  10-16-2017  
     
  "Compelling need" for HIV prevention in people over 50  
  10-12-2017  
     
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  Eight-week ledipasvir/sofosbuvir in non-cirrhotic, treatment-naïve hepatitis Cgenotype-1 patients with hepatitis C virus-RNA < 6 million: Single center, real world effectiveness and safety  
     
  Improved Hepascore in hepatitis C predicts reversal in risk of adverse outcome  
     
  Perinatal transmission in infants of mothers with chronic hepatitis B in California  
     
  Electro-Radiological Observations of Grade III/IV Hepatic EncephalopathyPatients with Seizures  
     
  Ammonia Levels and Hepatic Encephalopathy in Patients with Known Chronic Liver Disease  
     
  Transarterial chemoembolization for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma: a review  
     
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