Manal F Abdelmalek

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Sustained viral response to interferon and ribavirin in liver transplant recipients with recurrent hepatitis C
    Manal F Abdelmalek
    Department of Medicine, Section of Hepatobiliary Diseases University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0214, USA
    Liver Transpl 10:199-207. 2004
  2. ncbi Combination of interferon alfa-2b and ribavirin in liver transplant recipients with histological recurrent hepatitis C
    Roberto J Firpi
    Department of Medicine, Section of Hepatobiliary Diseases, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Liver Transpl 8:1000-6. 2002
  3. ncbi Cyclosporine suppresses hepatitis C virus in vitro and increases the chance of a sustained virological response after liver transplantation
    Roberto J Firpi
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Section of Hepatobiliary Diseases, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0214, USA
    Liver Transpl 12:51-7. 2006
  4. ncbi Impact of implementation of the MELD scoring system on the prevalence and incidence of chronic renal disease following liver transplantation
    Victor I Machicao
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0214, USA
    Liver Transpl 12:754-61. 2006
  5. ncbi One-year protocol liver biopsy can stratify fibrosis progression in liver transplant recipients with recurrent hepatitis C infection
    Roberto J Firpi
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Section of Hepatobiliary Diseases, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0214, USA
    Liver Transpl 10:1240-7. 2004
  6. pmc Hedgehog pathway and pediatric nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Marzena Swiderska-Syn
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Hepatology 57:1814-25. 2013
  7. ncbi Late presentation of a biliary tract complication after right hepatic donation resulting in secondary biliary cirrhosis
    Giuseppe Morelli
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Nutrition Section of Biliary Diseases and Liver Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0214, USA
    Liver Transpl 12:306-9. 2006
  8. pmc NKT-associated hedgehog and osteopontin drive fibrogenesis in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Wing Kin Syn
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Gut 61:1323-9. 2012
  9. ncbi Short recovery time after percutaneous liver biopsy: should we change our current practices?
    Roberto J Firpi
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Section of Hepatobiliary Diseases, University of Florida, 1600 SW Archer Road, PO Box 100214, Gainesville, FL 32610 0214, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 3:926-9. 2005
  10. pmc Increased production of sonic hedgehog by ballooned hepatocytes
    Fatima Rangwala
    Division of Cellular Therapy, Hematology and Oncology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pathol 224:401-10. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi Sustained viral response to interferon and ribavirin in liver transplant recipients with recurrent hepatitis C
    Manal F Abdelmalek
    Department of Medicine, Section of Hepatobiliary Diseases University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0214, USA
    Liver Transpl 10:199-207. 2004
    ..05). In conclusion, loss of HCV after treatment of recurrent chronic hepatitis C with interferon and ribavirin is durable, and the durability of the SVR is associated with improvement in hepatic inflammation and regression of fibrosis...
  2. ncbi Combination of interferon alfa-2b and ribavirin in liver transplant recipients with histological recurrent hepatitis C
    Roberto J Firpi
    Department of Medicine, Section of Hepatobiliary Diseases, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Liver Transpl 8:1000-6. 2002
    ..In summary, combination therapy is a reasonable antiviral option for recurrent HCV infection for established post-LT hepatitis and appears to prevent histological progression of disease if viral eradication is successful...
  3. ncbi Cyclosporine suppresses hepatitis C virus in vitro and increases the chance of a sustained virological response after liver transplantation
    Roberto J Firpi
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Section of Hepatobiliary Diseases, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0214, USA
    Liver Transpl 12:51-7. 2006
    ..In conclusion, Cyclosporine may offer an advantage to Tacrolimus in those patients undergoing interferon-based therapy and should be studied in a prospective randomized trial...
  4. ncbi Impact of implementation of the MELD scoring system on the prevalence and incidence of chronic renal disease following liver transplantation
    Victor I Machicao
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0214, USA
    Liver Transpl 12:754-61. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the implementation of the MELD allocation system is not associated with increased mortality or occurrence of CRD-3 or CRD-4 in the first 2 years after LT...
  5. ncbi One-year protocol liver biopsy can stratify fibrosis progression in liver transplant recipients with recurrent hepatitis C infection
    Roberto J Firpi
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Section of Hepatobiliary Diseases, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0214, USA
    Liver Transpl 10:1240-7. 2004
    ..A liver biopsy performed at 1 year posttransplant can help identify those patients more likely to develop progressive disease and may allow better targeting of antiviral therapy...
  6. pmc Hedgehog pathway and pediatric nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Marzena Swiderska-Syn
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Hepatology 57:1814-25. 2013
    ..Male gender and prepuberty were also associated with ductular proliferation (P < 0.05), increased numbers of portal Gli2(+) cells (P < 0.017) and portal fibrosis...
  7. ncbi Late presentation of a biliary tract complication after right hepatic donation resulting in secondary biliary cirrhosis
    Giuseppe Morelli
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Nutrition Section of Biliary Diseases and Liver Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0214, USA
    Liver Transpl 12:306-9. 2006
  8. pmc NKT-associated hedgehog and osteopontin drive fibrogenesis in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Wing Kin Syn
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Gut 61:1323-9. 2012
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  9. ncbi Short recovery time after percutaneous liver biopsy: should we change our current practices?
    Roberto J Firpi
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Section of Hepatobiliary Diseases, University of Florida, 1600 SW Archer Road, PO Box 100214, Gainesville, FL 32610 0214, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 3:926-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether ambulatory patients requiring percutaneous liver biopsy can be safely discharged after a short recovery time period...
  10. pmc Increased production of sonic hedgehog by ballooned hepatocytes
    Fatima Rangwala
    Division of Cellular Therapy, Hematology and Oncology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Pathol 224:401-10. 2011
    ..These results help to explain why fibrosis stage correlates with hepatocyte ballooning in NASH...
  11. pmc Fructose consumption as a risk factor for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Xiaosen Ouyang
    Division of Nephrology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Hepatol 48:993-9. 2008
    ..Furthermore, the hepatic metabolism of fructose favors de novo lipogenesis and ATP depletion. We hypothesize that increased fructose consumption contributes to the development of NAFLD...
  12. ncbi Betaine resolves severe alcohol-induced hepatitis and steatosis following liver transplantation
    Karim Samara
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32608 0214, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 51:1226-9. 2006
  13. ncbi Familial aggregation of insulin resistance in first-degree relatives of patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Manal F Abdelmalek
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:1162-9. 2006
    ..An association between nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and the insulin resistance (IR) syndrome exists. Familial clustering of IR may support a genetic predisposition to NAFLD or cryptogenic cirrhosis (CC)...
  14. ncbi Acute liver failure occurring immediately following anti-D immune globulin infusion in a patient with chronic hepatitis B infection
    Manal F Abdelmalek
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, University of Florida, 1600 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 52:914-9. 2007
  15. ncbi Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor-induced isolated visceral angioedema in a liver transplant recipient
    Eric I Rosenberg
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Transplantation 75:730-2. 2003
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  16. pmc Osteopontin is induced by hedgehog pathway activation and promotes fibrosis progression in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
    Wing Kin Syn
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Hepatology 53:106-15. 2011
    ..005). Cholangiocyte-derived OPN and recombinant OPN promoted fibrogenic responses in HSCs (P < 0.05); neutralizing OPN with RNA aptamers attenuated this (P < 0.05)...
  17. ncbi A comparison of tacrolimus and cyclosporine in liver transplantation: effects on renal function and cardiovascular risk status
    Michael R Lucey
    University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:1111-9. 2005
    ..While both calcineurin inhibitors were associated with excellent patient and graft survival, renal function, blood pressure and serum lipid levels were significantly better with tacrolimus treatment...
  18. ncbi Successful treatment of chronic hepatitis C with pegylated interferon, ribavirin, and infliximab in a patient with Crohn's disease
    Manal F Abdelmalek
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:1333-4. 2007
  19. ncbi De novo nonalcoholic fatty liver disease after liver transplantation
    Manal F Abdelmalek
    Liver Transpl 13:788-90. 2007
  20. ncbi Subclinical reactivation of hepatitis B virus in liver transplant recipients with past exposure
    Manal F Abdelmalek
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
    Liver Transpl 9:1253-7. 2003
    ..In our experience, infected donor livers are the most common source of de novo posttransplantation hepatitis B infection in transplant recipients...