Outcome of patients with hepatorenal syndrome type 1 after liver transplantation: Hangzhou experience.

@article{Xu2009OutcomeOP,
  title={Outcome of patients with hepatorenal syndrome type 1 after liver transplantation: Hangzhou experience.},
  author={Xiao Xu and Q H Ling and Min Zhang and Feng Gao and Zenglei He and Jingya You and Shusen Zheng},
  journal={Transplantation},
  year={2009},
  volume={87 10},
  pages={1514-9}
}
BACKGROUND Patients with hepatorenal syndrome (HRS) type 1 have an extremely poor prognosis. Liver transplantation (LT) is the only treatment that can cure terminal stage liver disease and reverse HRS. However, the data showing the impact of LT on patients with HRS type 1 are limited. METHODS The outcome and prognostic factors of 32 patients with HRS type 1 receiving LT were investigated. The natural course of renal recovery and the efficacy of continuous post-LT veno-veno hemodialysis (CVVH… CONTINUE READING

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