PMID: 59184Jul 17, 1976

Cirrhosis in South London

H J Hodgson, R P Thompson


Alcoholism was the major aetiological factor in 65% of 78 patients presenting with cirrhosis to a hospital in Central London during 1968-74. It is suggested that in the U.K. the importance of alcoholism in patients with cirrhosis has been underestimated.


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