ACG guidelines advise on diagnosis, treatment of alcoholic liver disease | ACP Gastroenterology Monthly
Patients with heavy alcohol use should be counseled that they are at increased risk for alcoholic liver disease, among other recommendations from the American College of Gastroenterology.
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