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What does LD stand for?

LD stands for Liver Disease

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FROM CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease may soon become the most important cause of chronic liver disease in the United States, "with a substantial clinical and economic impact," Dr.
A CHARITY has voiced its concern over the increase in deaths from liver disease in the UK and called for more to be done to curb the rise.
Sufferers of chronic hepatitis C and advanced liver disease who drank three or more cups of coffee per day slashed their risk of the disease progressing by 53 percent compared to patients who drank no coffee, the study led by Neal Freedman of the US National Cancer Institute (NCI) showed.
The report raises the suggestion that patients with advanced liver disease could be accumulating a substance in their blood that makes them confused by simulating the action of Valium," says study coauthor Kevin D.
SAN DIEGO -- Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease is common in women with polycystic ovary syndrome, regardless of their body mass index, a retrospective analysis of 88 patients has shown.