Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T gene mutation and hyperhomocysteinemia in Budd-Chiari syndrome and portal vein thrombosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies

Valerio De Stefano, Xingshun Qi, Zhiping Yang, Daiming Fan

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Abstract

A systematic review and meta-analysis were conducted to explore the role of the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) C677T gene mutation and hyperhomocysteinemia in patients with Budd-Chiari syndrome (BCS) and portal vein thrombosis (PVT).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)480-498
Number of pages19
JournalHEPATOLOGY RESEARCH
Volume44
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

Keywords

  • Budd-Chiari syndrome
  • homocysteine
  • meta-analysis
  • methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T mutation
  • portal vein thrombosis

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