Andrew Davenport

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Hepatorenal syndrome

1. Description of the problem What every clinician needs to know The hepatorenal syndrome (HRS) is a form of volume-unresponsive acute kidney injury, defined as a progressive deterioration of renal function in patients with underlying severe and typically progressive liver failure, in the absence of an identifiable cause, which does not respond to fluid resuscitation.…

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