Geoepidemiology, clinical manifestations and outcome of primary biliary cholangitis in Greece

Published: 20 May 2017
Author(s): Nikolaos K. Gatselis, Kalliopi Zachou, Vasiliki Lygoura, Kalliopi Azariadis, Pinelopi Arvaniti, Elias Spyrou, Georgia Papadamou, George K. Koukoulis, George N. Dalekos, Eirini I. Rigopoulou
Issue: May 2017

Primary biliary cholangitis (PBC) is a disease with rising prevalence and considerable geographical variation. To describe the prevalence, spatial and time distribution, baseline characteristics, response to treatment, outcome and the validity of GLOBE score in a large cohort of Greek PBC patients as an independent validation of this score has not been done so far.