Ascites, Hepatorenal Syndrome, and Encephalopathy

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Gastroesophageal variceal bleeding, ascites, and hepatic encephalopathy, the major and life-threatening complications of cirrhosis of the liver, are all related to portal hypertension.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMayo Clinic Gastroenterology and Hepatology Board Review
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages6
ISBN (Electronic)9780203502747
ISBN (Print)9780849370182
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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