Hepatorenal syndrome

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Hepatorenal syndrome

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hepatorenal syndrome" returned 70 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Albumin treatment regimen for type 1 hepatorenal syndrome: a dose-response meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Francesco Salerno, Roberta J Navickis, Mahlon M Wilkes

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Recommended treatment for type 1 hepatorenal syndrome consists of albumin and vasoconstrictor. The optimal albumin dose remains poorly characterized. This meta-analysis aimed to determine the impact of albumin dose on treatment outcomes.

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2015

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Is type 2 hepatorenal syndrome still a potential indication for treatment with terlipressin and albumin?
 

Author(s): Paolo Angeli, Salvatore Piano

Journal: Liver Transpl.. 2015 Nov;21(11):1335-7.

 

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2015

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Treatment of type 2 hepatorenal syndrome in patients awaiting transplantation: Effects on kidney function and transplantation outcomes.
 

Author(s): Ezequiel Rodriguez, Gustavo Henrique Pereira, Elsa Solà, Chiara Elia, Rogelio Barreto, Elisa Pose, Jordi Colmenero, Javier Fernandez, Miquel Navasa, Vicente Arroyo, Pere Ginès

Journal: Liver Transpl.. 2015 Nov;21(11):1347-54.

 

There is little information on the effects of treatment with vasoconstrictors plus albumin in patients with type 2 hepatorenal syndrome (HRS), particularly those awaiting liver transplantation (LT). This study reports the effects of treatment of type 2 HRS in patients on the waiting ...

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2015

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The terms "Hepatorenal syndrome" returned 43 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Creatinine Change on Vasoconstrictors as Mortality Surrogate in Hepatorenal Syndrome: Systematic Review & Meta-Analysis.
 

Author(s): Justin M Belcher, Steven G Coca, Chirag R Parikh

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Hepatorenal syndrome is a severe complication of cirrhosis and associates with significant mortality. Vasoconstrictor medications improve renal function in patients with hepatorenal syndrome. However, it is unclear to what extent changes in serum creatinine during treatment may act ...

Last Updated: 22 Aug 2015

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Renal impairment in cirrhosis unrelated to hepatorenal syndrome.
 

Author(s): Gavin Low, Graeme Jm Alexander, David J Lomas

Journal: Can J Gastroenterol Hepatol. ;29(5):253-7.

 

Renal impairment is common in liver disease and may occur as a consequence of the pathophysiological changes that underpin cirrhosis or secondary to a pre-existing unrelated insult. Nevertheless, the onset of renal impairment often portends a worsening prognosis. Hepatorenal syndrome ...

Last Updated: 16 Jun 2015

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[The hepatorenal syndrome - a review].
 

Author(s): Mayoor V Prabhu, B Sukanya, B H Santosh Pai, Sreedhar Reddy

Journal: G Ital Nefrol. ;31(3):.

 

The Hepato Renal Syndrome (HRS) remains a diagnostic and therapeutic conundrum. Controversies persist in the definition, understanding of pathophysiological mechanisms, diagnosis, and therapy of renal dysfunction complicating End Stage Liver Disease (ESLD).While ESLD is complicated ...

Last Updated: 17 Jul 2014

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Treatment of Type I Hepatorenal Syndrome (HRS) With Pentoxyfylline
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hepatorenal Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 10 May 2016

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Last Updated: 2 Dec 2015

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