Predictors of large volume paracantesis induced circulatory dysfunction in patients with massive hepatic ascites

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PURPOSE In patients with massive ascites, large volume paracentesis may be associated with complications as circulatory dysfunction. Selection of appropriate patients might reduce such side effects. PATIENTS AND METHODS Forty-five patients known to have liver cirrhosis and presenting with massive ascites were included. There were 27 males and 18 females… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0975-3583.70914

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