J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 45:984-987 doi:10.1136/jnnp.45.11.984
  • Research Article

The relationship between brain and liver damage in chronic alcoholic patients.


CT scan measures of topographical brain changes, liver status as determined by biopsy, and clinical factors were studied in a group of detoxified chronic alcoholic patients. It was found that greater topographical brain changes were associated with greater severity of liver disease.