Hepatic dysfunction and cardiovascular abnormalities. Occurrence in infants, children, and young adults.

@article{Mace1985HepaticDA,
  title={Hepatic dysfunction and cardiovascular abnormalities. Occurrence in infants, children, and young adults.},
  author={Sharon Elizabeth Mace and G Borkat and J. S. Liebman},
  journal={American journal of diseases of children},
  year={1985},
  volume={139 1},
  pages={60-5}
}
In infants and children, the effect of heart failure and/or cyanotic heart disease on the liver has not been well documented, nor has there been any comparison between the degree of liver dysfunction and hemodynamic factors. Sixty-five patients with cardiovascular abnormalities were examined. Hepatic function, as indicated by laboratory data and histologic liver studies, was compared with the following categories of cardiovascular dysfunction: hypoxemia, systemic venous congestion, and low… CONTINUE READING