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December 19, 2017 · Leave a Comment

Searching for genetic clues and treatment for unexplained chronic liver disease

By Susan Buckles Susan Buckles (@susanbuckles)

By Sharon Rosen Douglas Simonetto, M.D. “Chronic liver disease affects 3.9 million people each year in the United States. As many as 30 percent of patients suffer from unexplained chronic liver disease where there is no cure,” says Douglas Simonetto, M.D. That’s why Dr. Simonetto and his colleagues in Mayo Clinic’s Division of Gastroenterology and […]

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