Hepatitis Monthly

  • ISSN: 1735-3408 1735-143X
  • Email: editor@hepatmon.com
  • Journal Type: per-article | Frequency: monthly
  • Language: EN
  • Organization: Hepatitis Monthly
Seyed Moayed Alavian, Heidar Sharafi
Research Article
Mohammadreza Mirshamsi, Amir Vazirizadeh, Ramesh Omranipour, Amir Fakhri, Marjan Aghvami, Parvaneh Naserzadeh, Fatemeh Zangeneh, Jalal Pourahmad
Globally, hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the 3rd leading reason for mortality associated with cancer and the 6th most widespread malignant tumor.This study aims to investigate selective toxicity of venom fractions of Pseudosynanceia melanostigma, commonly known as stonefish, on hepatocytes and mitochondria obtained from diethylnitrosamine (DEN) induced hepatocellular ... read more
Research Article
Sahar Janfeshan, Ramin Yaghobi, Akram Eidi, Mohammad Hossein Karimi, Bita Geramizadeh, Seyed Ali Malekhosseini, Farshid Kafilzadeh
Interferon regulatory factors (IRFs) as immunoregulatory molecules have a determinative antiviral role in liver transplantation outcomes and graft rejection. Hepatitis B virus (HBV) and its antigen derivatives also choose some strategies to escape from innate immune responses.The current study aimed at evaluating inflammatory cross-talks between pattern recognition ... read more
Research Article
Behrooz Kalidari, Mohsen Mahmoudieh, Hamid Melali, Mehdi Nazari Moghadam, Mohsen Kolahdouzan
Obesity is one of the most health-threatening phenomena. It is estimated that over 1 billion adults have overweight or obesity. The current study aimed at presenting a detailed account of the findings that attempted to predict the severity of fatty liver disease and its sequelae, including non-alcoholic ... read more
Research Article
Seyed Ali Malek Hosseini, Saman Nikeghbalian, Heshamtollah Salahi, Koroush Kazemi, Alireza Shemsaeifar, Ali Bahador, Mohsen Dehghani, Mohamad Hadi Imanieh, Reza Tabrizi, Kamran B. Lankarani
Liver transplantation (LT) is the only approved treatment for patients with end stage liver disease (ESLD). Shiraz organ transplantation center (SOTC) was the first center in Iran to provide LT. This report is on the evolution of LT program in this center.We report the clinical features and ... read more
Case Report
Jack Peter, Andreas Stallmach, Andrea Tannapfel, Tony Bruns
Hepatitis E virus infection (HEV) is the most common cause of acute viral hepatitis in the world. Genotypes 1 and 2 are responsible for large outbreaks and sporadic cases in the developing countries, whereas genotypes 3 and 4 are zoonotic infections and cause sporadic autochthonous disease with ... read more
Case Report
Elham Nazar, Farid Azmoudeh-Ardalan, Iraj Mobedi, Seyed Habiballah Dashti, Faeze Salahshour, Zahra Ahmadinejad
Fasciola hepatica infection is frequently asymptomatic and may be neglected. However, severe conditions may be symptomatic due to stimulatory effects of the liver fluke in the liver.The present report describes a rare case of fascioliasis accidentally discovered in the explanted liver of a patient with cirrhosis due ... read more