Venous blood ammonia can be associated with cerebral blood flow in hepatic encephalopathy

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  • Gang Zheng,

    1. Department of Medical Imaging, Jinling Hospital, Clinical School of Medical College, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
    2. College of Civil Aviation, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, China
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  • Long Jiang Zhang,

    1. Department of Medical Imaging, Jinling Hospital, Clinical School of Medical College, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
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  • Yue Cao,

    1. Kreiger School of Arts and Science, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
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  • Guang Ming Lu

    Corresponding author
    1. Department of Medical Imaging, Jinling Hospital, Clinical School of Medical College, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
    • Department of Medical Imaging===, Jinling Hospital===, Clinical School of Medical College===, Nanjing University===, Nanjing===China======

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  • Potential conflict of interest: Nothing to report.

  • This study was partially supported by grants from National Natural Science Foundation of China (grant No. 81101039 to G. Zheng, grants No. 30700194, 81171313 and 81230032 to L.J. Zhang) and China Postdoctoral Science Foundation of Jiangsu Province (grant No. 1002083C to G. Zheng).

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