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Cadmium exposure and liver disease among US adults.
|Title||Cadmium exposure and liver disease among US adults.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Hyder O, Chung M, Cosgrove D, Herman JM, Li Z, Firoozmand A, Gurakar A, Koteish A, Pawlik TM|
|Journal||Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract|
|Date Published||2013 Jul|
Effects of chronic cadmium exposure on liver disease and liver-related mortality are unknown. We evaluated the association of creatinine-corrected urinary cadmium levels with hepatic necroinflammation, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), liver-related mortality, and liver cancer mortality in the US general population.
|Alternate Journal||J. Gastrointest. Surg.|