Hepatorenal syndrome

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Hepatorenal syndrome

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hepatorenal syndrome" returned 66 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Outcomes of patients with cirrhosis and hepatorenal syndrome type 1 treated with liver transplantation.
 

Author(s): Florence Wong, Wesley Leung, Mohammed Al Beshir, Max Marquez, Eberhard L Renner

Journal: Liver Transpl.. 2015 Mar;21(3):300-7.

 

Hepatorenal syndrome type 1 (HRS1) is acute renal failure in the setting of advanced cirrhosis, and it results from hemodynamic derangements, which should be fully reversible after liver transplantation. However, the rate of hepatorenal syndrome (HRS) reversal and factors predicting ...

Last Updated: 24 Feb 2015

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Effect of various drugs used in conservative therapy of hepatorenal syndrome: a retrospective drug utilization study.
 

Author(s): Sharanabasayyaswamy B Hiremath, Mohammed Ameeruddin Kamdod

Journal: Indian J Pharmacol. ;46(5):538-42.

 

To analyze the impact of various drugs used in conservative therapy on renal failure and mortality in hepatorenal syndrome (HRS) at a tertiary care teaching hospital.

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2014

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Transient increase in urine protein excretion during treatment with terlipressin and albumin for type-1 hepatorenal syndrome.
 

Author(s): Chiara Elia, Elsa Solà Vergés, Ezequiel Rodríguez, Pere Ginès

Journal: J. Hepatol.. 2015 Feb;62(2):493-5.

 

Last Updated: 19 Jan 2015

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The terms "Hepatorenal syndrome" returned 41 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Hepatorenal syndrome.
 

Author(s): Jan Lata

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2012 Sep;18(36):4978-84.

 

Hepatorenal syndrome (HRS) is defined as a functional renal failure in patients with liver disease with portal hypertension and it constitutes the climax of systemic circulatory changes associated with portal hypertension. This term refers to a precisely specified syndrome featuring ...

Last Updated: 10 Oct 2012

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Treatment of Type I Hepatorenal Syndrome (HRS) With Pentoxyfylline
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hepatorenal Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 1 Jun 2015

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Last Updated: 11 Oct 2014

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Treatment of Hepatorenal Syndrome With Terlipressin Infusion Adjusted to Hemodynamic Response
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cirrhosis; Hepatorenal Syndrome Type I

 

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2015

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