Understanding COVID-19-Induced Liver Injury Across Age and Risk Groups

A comprehensive study sheds light on the varying impacts of COVID-19 on liver injury across different age and risk groups. Here are the key findings: This study emphasizes the need for careful monitoring and management of liver injury in COVID-19 patients, considering the diverse impacts across different patient groups. Read More: https://www.cureus.com/articles/143672-the-spectrum-of-covid-19-induced-liver-injury-in-various-age-and-risk-groups#!/

SARS-CoV-2 Induced Liver Injury: Incidence, Risk Factors, Impact on COVID-19 Severity and Prognosis in Different Population Groups

A comprehensive review published in the World Journal of Gastroenterology provides insights into the incidence, mechanisms, and implications of liver injury (LI) in COVID-19 patients. The study emphasizes that while the liver is not the primary organ driving COVID-19 mortality, liver function test (LFT) abnormalities are commonly observed, especially in moderate and severe cases. Key Findings: This study underscores the importance of considering liver health in COVID-19 management and highlights the need for further research to understand the long-term impacts of COVID-19 on liver function​​​​. Read More: https://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v29/i16/2397.htm