18. HIV-Associated Liver Diseases

  1. E. Jenny Heathcote MB, BS, MD, FRCP, FRCP(C)2,3,4,5
  1. David K. H. Wong MD, FRCPC1,3

Published Online: 4 SEP 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118314968.ch18

Hepatology: Diagnosis and Clinical Management

Hepatology: Diagnosis and Clinical Management

How to Cite

Wong, D. K. H. (2012) HIV-Associated Liver Diseases, in Hepatology: Diagnosis and Clinical Management (ed E. J. Heathcote), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118314968.ch18

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Francis Family Chair in Hepatology Research, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  2. 3

    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  3. 4

    Patient Based Clinical Research Division, Toronto Western Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  4. 5

    University Health Network/Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Author Information

  1. 1

    Liver Centre, Division of Gastroenterology, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  2. 3

    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 SEP 2012
  2. Published Print: 12 OCT 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470656174

Online ISBN: 9781118314968

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Keywords:

  • HIV;
  • hepatitis B;
  • hepatitis C;
  • drug-induced liver injury

Summary

Liver disease has become an important cause of morbidity and mortality in those with HIV. This chapter provides an overview and approach to the most common causes of liver disease in this population: hepatitis C, hepatitis B, fatty liver, and drug-induced liver injury.