Cirrhosis

Cirrhosis: portal hypertension (varices, splenomegaly), skin (jaundice, spider angiomata, palmar erythema), ascites, coagulopathy, hx of EtOH, hepatitis, LFTs↑, dx w US and biopsy


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  • Cirrhosis
  • portal hypertension (varices, splenomegaly), skin (jaundice, spider angiomata, palmar erythema), ascites, coagulopathy, hx of EtOH, hepatitis, LFTs↑, dx w US and biopsy
  • bruising, variceal bleeding, jaundice, hx of EtOH, hepatitis
  • skin (jaundice, spider angiomata, palmar erythema, bruising), abd (ascites, caput), neuro (asterixis), GI bleed, breast (gynecomastia)
  • LFTs↑ (AST, ALT, AP, GGT, bili), albumin↓, Coags (PT↑, PTT↑), hyponatremia (ascites, ADH↑), ultrasound (stiffness), biopsy (fibrosis, nodules)
  • Liver scarring with regenerative nodules