Charles Valla Dominique

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Liver transplantation: pretransplant management – hepatorenal syndrome

How can I be sure that the patient has hepatorenal syndrome? Hepatorenal syndrome (HRS) presents with reduced urinary output and rising serum creatinine in patients with cirrhosis and ascites. A characteristic of HRS is that the clinical features fail to return to normal after volume expansion with intravenous colloid. A tabular or chart listing of…

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