Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Management of Chronic Liver Diseases

Recent Advances

Edited by Xingshun Qi

General Hospital of Northern Theater Command

This book is contributed by worldwide experts in the field of liver diseases. It comprises of 3 sections and 6 chapters to introduce the intra-abdominal hypertension and abdominal compartment syndrome in chronic liver diseases, ascites with hyponatremia, acute kidney injury, portal vein thrombosis, spontaneous bacterial peritonitis in liver cirrhosis, and the use of stereotactic body radiation therapy in hepatocellular carcinoma. Clinicians and investigators who are interested in the management of chronic liver diseases will be acquainted with its merits and usefulness.

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Management of Chronic Liver DiseasesRecent AdvancesEdited by Xingshun Qi

Published: July 18th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.71913

ISBN: 978-1-78923-461-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-460-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-627-8

Copyright year: 2018

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1. Intra-Abdominal Hypertension and Abdominal Compartment Syndrome in Liver Diseases

By Hiroteru Kamimura, Tomoyuki Sugano, Ryoko Horigome, Naruhiro Kimura, Masaaki Takamura, Hirokazu Kawai, Satoshi Yamagiwa and Shuji Terai


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2. Management of Ascites Associated with Severe Hyponatremia

By Andra Iulia Suceveanu, Roxana Popoiag, Laura Mazilu, Irinel Raluca Parepa, Andreea Gheorghe, Anca Pantea Stoian, Felix Voinea, Claudia Voinea and Adrian Paul Suceveanu


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3. Acute Kidney Injury in Cirrhosis

By Marco Antonio López Hernández


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4. Portal Vein Thrombosis in Liver Cirrhosis

By Shuai Xue, Peisong Wang, Hui Han and Guang Chen


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5. Predictors of 50 Day In-Hospital Mortality in Decompensated Cirrhosis Patients with Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis

By Chinmaya Kumar Bal, Ripu Daman and Vikram Bhatia


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6. Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Cirrhotic Liver

By Hiroshi Doi, Hiroya Shiomi and Ryoong-Jin Oh


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