Dr. Mark W Swaim MD
Hepatologist | Hepatology9 Physicians Dr Transsouth Health Ca Jackson TN, 38305
Dr. Mark Swaim is a hepatologist practicing in Jackson, TN. Dr. Swaim specializes in the study of body parts such as the liver, the biliary tree, the gallbladder and the pancreas. Hepatologists manage disorders in these areas and are specifically known for treating viral hepatitis. Patients who have received liver transplants also follow up with hepatologists after their procedure.
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- GI emergencies: rapid therapeutic responses for older patients.
- Primary central nervous system lymphoma, presenting as diabetes insipidus, as a sequela of hepatitis C.
- Reversible nefazodone-induced liver failure.
- Successful treatment of hepatitis C in sickle-cell disease.
- Ascites fluid as a possible origin for hyperfibrinolysis in advanced liver disease.
- Vitamin K to correct overanticoagulation.
- Methionine sulfoxide and the oxidative regulation of plasma proteinase inhibitors.
- Modification of the tandem reactive centres of human inter-alpha-trypsin inhibitor with butanedione and cis-dichlorodiammineplatinum(II).
- Inflammatory cells degrade inter-alpha inhibitor to liberate urinary proteinase inhibitors.
- The view from the bed.
- A medicine intern's bestiary.
- Characterization of platelet aggregation induced by human breast carcinoma and
- Characterization of platelet aggregation induced by human colon adenocarcinoma cells and its inhibition by snake venom peptides, trigramin and rhodostomin.
- Characterisation of platelet aggregation induced by PC-3 human prostate adenocarcinoma cells and inhibited by venom peptides, trigramin and rhodostomin.
- The DCC protein and colon cancer.
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