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Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) and primary billiary cirrhosis (PBC) are chronic cholestatic liver diseases of unknown etiology. True population-based epidemiological studies are scarce, especially in PSC. There is a need for large population-based studies combining meticulous case-finding and case-ascertainment strategies, which may provide clues as the possible pathogenesis and environmental risk factors for these rare enigmatic diseases. Kirsten Boonstra describes studies of the two largest population-based cohorts of PSC and PBC patients worldwide.

Event details of Epidemiology of primary cholestatic liver diseases
Date 31 October 2014
Time 13:00 -14:00
Location Aula - Lutherse kerk

K. Boonstra, Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis and Primary Biliary Cirrhosis: Epidemiology, Risk Factors and Outcome.

Supervisor

Prof. U.H.W. Beuers

Co-supervisor

Dr C.Y. Ponsioen

Aula - Lutherse kerk

Singel 411
1012 XM Amsterdam

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