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Hepatitis C (HCV): Interview with Prof. Dr. med Darius Moradpour

By Carina Bobzin / September 1, 2021 /
Hepatitis C (HCV): Interview with Prof. Dr. med Darius Moradpour

“What is HCV?” Prof. Moradpour takes us professionally from the discovery of HCV, through the severe consequences of the disease and the intensive research, to today’s successful drug therapy with tablets. With treatment, the chance of cure today is over 95%. More information: Hepatitis C

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Hepatitis C (HCV): Presentation by Prof. Dr. med. Darius Moradpour

By Carina Bobzin / September 1, 2021 /
Hepatitis C (HCV): Presentation by Prof. Dr. med. Darius Moradpour

“What is HCV? As a specialist in HCV, Prof. Moradpour expertly presented knowledge, stages of the disease, the great progress in research and the good networking in Switzerland and worldwide on this liver disease. Today, successful drug therapy with tablets can cure over 95% of patients. More Information: Hepatitis C

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Hepatitis C (HCV): an animated film

By Carina Bobzin / September 1, 2021 /
Hepatitis C (HCV): an animated film

“What is a hepatitis C virus?” This animated film clearly explains the mechanism of the hepatitis C virus and how to protect oneself against it. Today, there are medicines that can almost cure all hepatitis C cases. More information: Hepatitis C

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Wilson’s disease (copper storage disease): Interview with Prof. Dr. med. Andrea de Gottardi

By Carina Bobzin / September 1, 2021 /
Wilson's disease (copper storage disease): Interview with Prof. Dr. med. Andrea de Gottardi

“What is Wilson’s disease?” In this interview, Prof. A. De Gottardi introduces us to Wilson’s disease as a very rare liver disease. Even though only about 200 patients have been identified in Switzerland, the number of people affected with unspecific characteristics is certainly higher. It would also be important if general practitioners were better informed…

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Wilson’s disease (copper storage disease): Presentation by Prof. Dr. med. Andrea de Gottardi

By Carina Bobzin / September 1, 2021 /
Wilson's disease (copper storage disease): Presentation by Prof. Dr. med. Andrea de Gottardi

“What is Wilson’s disease?” Prof. A. De Gottardi gives us an exciting talk about Wilson’s disease and explains what happens when two gene mutations collide in parents and what the consequences can be for the children. The malfunction of copper excretion can cause liver damage, neurological disorders as well as depression, etc. With today’s drug…

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Hepatitis B (HBV): an animated film

By Carina Bobzin / September 1, 2021 /
Hepatitis B (HBV): an animated film

What is a hepatitis B virus?” This short animated film clarifies and informs. There is a vaccination for HBV. Timely treatment reduces the risk of cirrhosis or liver cancer. Two treatment methods are available today for patients with HBV. More informations: Hepatitis B

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Haemochromatosis (iron overload): Interview width Dr. med. Nadine Stanek

By Carina Bobzin / June 29, 2021 /
Haemochromatosis (iron overload): Interview width Dr. med. Nadine Stanek

“What is haemochromatosis?” In this interview, Dr Stanek explains to us this genetically caused iron overload, which can also massively attack the liver. She informs us about the correlations and the interaction as a result of an increased iron concentration in the blood and the good therapy options with early recognition. Genetic tests in the…

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Haemochromatosis (iron overload): Presentation by Dr. med. Nadine Stanek

By Carina Bobzin / June 29, 2021 /
Haemochromatosis (iron overload): Presentation by Dr. med. Nadine Stanek

“What is haemochromatosis?” In her presentation, Dr. Stanek describes in detail the genetic predisposition and the interaction of genes in iron overload disease. She shows us what a disturbed iron regulation in the liver can cause. From diagnosis, to symptoms, to risk factors, Dr. Stanek leads us to the various helpful forms of therapy. Genetic…

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Liver cirrhosis: Interview with Prof. Dr. med. Annalisa Berzigotti

By Carina Bobzin / June 7, 2021 /
Cirrhosis Interview Specialist

“A patient should not feel alone!” Prof. Berzigotti explains what liver cirrhosis is, which can be the consequence of chronic liver inflammation. This process can often be slowed down, improved or even stopped by early detection or a healthier lifestyle of the patient. She also draws our attention to the importance of good cooperation and…

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Liver cirrhosis: Presentation by Prof. Dr. med. Annalisa Berzigotti

By Carina Bobzin / June 7, 2021 /
Liver cirrhosis: Presentation by Prof. Dr. med. Annalisa Berzigotti

“How can liver cirrhosis develop?” Prof. Berzigotti describes liver cirrhosis, which can develop through various chronic liver damages caused by factors such as alcohol, HCV, HBV, NASH/MAFLD, autoimmunity and iron. She vividly presents the slow path that can lead to cirrhosis and the treatment options that exist. She also explains the great opportunity of how…

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