Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume


Edited by Valeria Tripodi

University of Buenos Aires


Silvia Lucangioli

University of Buenos Aires

This book covers different aspects on the understanding of mechanisms, effects, and management of cholestasis. This unique compendium contains important citations, an invaluable amount of research work, and many applications, which are outstanding resources for clinicians, pharmacists, biochemists, upper-level undergraduate, graduate, and continuing-education students who are dedicated to discovering new knowledge on cholestasis.

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CholestasisEdited by Valeria Tripodi

Published: February 10th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1154

ISBN: 978-953-51-0043-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6816-4

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

12946 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Web of Science Citations

9 Dimensions Citations


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1. Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy: The Usefulness of Serum Bile Acid Profile for Diagnosis and Treatment

By Silvia Lucangioli and Valeria Tripodi


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2. Iatrogenic Bile Duct Injuries Following Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: Myth or Reality? A Recent Literature Review from 2006 to 2011

By Giovanni Conzo, Salvatore Napolitano, Giancarlo Candela, Antonietta Palazzo, Francesco Stanzione, Claudio Mauriello and Luigi Santini


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3. Expression and Function of Renal Organic Anion Transporters in Cholestasis

By Anabel Brandoni and Adriana Mónica Torres


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4. Drug-Induced Models of Cholestasis and Lysosomes

By T.A. Korolenko, O.A. Levina, E.E. Filjushina and N.G. Savchenko


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5. Phytosterols and Lack of Occurrence of Cholestasis in Rats Nourished Parenterally or Orally

By M.L. Forchielli, G. Bersani, S. Tala’, G. Grossi, A. Munarini, L. Martini, C. Puggioli, R. Giardino and A. Pession


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6. How Do Lampreys Avoid Cholestasis After Bile Duct Degeneration?

By Mayako Morii, Yoshihiro Mezaki, Kiwamu Yoshikawa, Mitsutaka Miura, Katsuyuki Imai, Taku Hebiguchi, Ryo Watanabe, Yoshihiro Asanuma, Hiroaki Yoshino and Haruki Senoo


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