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631 Possible Causes for Hepatorenal Syndrome, Sacral Edema

  • Hyponatremia

    Boyer, Renal Failure in Cirrhosis, Hepatorenal Syndrome, and Hyponatremia, Zakim and Boyer's Hepatology, 10.1016/B978-1-4377-0881-3.00021-8, (352-368), (2012).[] edema, the presence of a postural drop (helpful in Dr.[] syndrome, refractory shock.[]

  • Ascites

    Hepatorenal syndrome (HRS) is the most life-threatening type of AKI in patients with cirrhosis.[] Approximately 1,500 mL of fluid must be present to detect dullness. 205 In supine patients, sacral edema is an important clue.[] What is hepatorenal syndrome? How is it treated? When should albumin be infused? When should fluid intake be restricted?[]

  • Portal Cirrhosis

    Syndrome Part VIII: Hepatic Encephalopathy Part IX: Hepatopulmonary Syndrome Part X: Portopulmonary Hypertension Part XI: Liver Transplant Order these slides individually[] syndrome.[] There are limited options for managing patients with acute decompensation, such as hepatorenal syndrome, although midodrine and other vasoconstrictors have been used in such[]

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  • Acute Kidney Failure

    syndrome) Drugs that decrease blood flow to the kidneys Injury to the kidneys Blood supply to the kidneys decreased long enough to damage the kidneys Toxic substances (for[] If the patient is confined to a bed, the sacral area of the spine is assessed for edema.[] .- ) extrarenal uremia ( R39.2 ) hemolytic-uremic syndrome ( D59.3 ) hepatorenal syndrome ( K76.7 ) postpartum hepatorenal syndrome ( O90.4 ) posttraumatic renal failure ([]

  • Macronodular Cirrhosis

    Structural changes in the liver may cause impairment of hepatic function manifested as: jaundice portal hypertension and varices ascites hepatorenal syndrome spontaneous bacterial[] These include hepatic failure, hepatorenal syndrome, and hepatic encephalopathy.[] syndrome, hepatopulmonary syndrome, portopulmonary hypertension Hepatocellular carcinoma: cirrhosis is a key risk factor and the annual incidence of HCC among cirrhotic patients[]

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  • Alcoholic Hepatitis

    We report the case of a 68-yr-old woman with severe alcoholic hepatitis complicated by hepatorenal syndrome.[] Two patients with severe hepatorenal syndrome associated with alcoholic hepatitis are reported, in whom repeated daily courses of head-out water immersion were dramatically[] The benefit appears to be related to a significant decrease in the risk of developing hepatorenal syndrome.[]

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  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma

    RATIONALE: Adequate future liver remnant (FLR) volume is often a concern for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Associating liver partition and portal vein ligation for staged hepatectomy (ALPPS) procedure can rapidly lead to impressive growth of FLR. We describe the technique of an entirely[…][]

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  • Kidney Failure

    Hepatorenal syndrome (HRS) is a unique type of kidney failure that occurs in advanced cirrhosis.[] Terlipressin and albumin for type 1 hepatorenal syndrome: does bacterial infection affect the response?[]

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  • Viral Hepatitis

    Liver impairment is commonly reported in up to 60% of patients who suffer from severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). Here we report the clinical course and liver pathology in three SARS patients with liver impairment. Three patients who fulfilled the World Health Organization case definition of probable SARS[…][]

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  • Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

    Abstract Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC) is a rare type of primary liver cancer that arises from intrahepatic bile ducts. Its etiopathogenesis has been considered to be independent of the presence of chronic viral hepatitis infections or cirrhosis. These factors, particularly the hepatitis C virus, have been[…][]

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