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Publication Name World Journal of Hepatology
Manuscript ID 75549
Country/Territory Argentina
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ISSN 1948-5182 (online)
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Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Editorial
Article Title Checkpoint inhibitor-induced hepatotoxicity: Role of liver biopsy and management approach
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Fernando Bessone and Einar Stefan Bjornsson
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Corresponding Author Fernando Bessone, MD, Full Professor, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Facultad de Ciencias Médicas, Hospital Provincial del Centenario, University of Rosario School of Medicine, Urquiza 3101, Rosario 2000, Santa Fe, Argentina. bessonefernando@gmail.com
Key Words Hepatotoxicity; Checkpoint inhibitors; Biologics; hepatitis; Drug-induced liver injury; Liver biopsy
Core Tip Liver injury associated with immunological checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) has been reported in 3%-8% of patients with grade III-IV hepatitis in retrospective studies. Although there are no distinctive histological features, the finding of granulomas and endothelitis may suggest a specific type of hepatitis induced by ICIs. Recent studies have demonstrated that 33-50% of patients improve spontaneously with discontinuation of ICIs. The high doses of corticosteroids with 1-2 mg/kg/d of methylprednisolone recommended by the oncological societies are controversial. Patients with ICI induced hepatoxicity without jaundice and/or coagulopathy should be monitored.
Publish Date 2022-07-27 13:17
Citation Bessone F, Bjornsson ES. Checkpoint inhibitor-induced hepatotoxicity: Role of liver biopsy and management approach. World J Hepatol 2022; 14(7): 1269-1276
URL https://www.wjgnet.com/1948-5182/full/v14/i7/1269.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.4254/wjh.v14.i7.1269
Full Article (PDF) WJH-14-1269.pdf
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