Hepatopulmonary Syndrome among Cirrhotic Candidates for Liver Transplantation
Transplantation Proceedings, 08/03/2012
Espinosa MD et al. – The authors concluded that hepatopulmonary syndrome (HPS) frequency was related to cirrhotic etiology. Upon multivariate analysis a patients with cirrhosis from viral etiology showed significantly increased HPS frequency compared with those displaying cirrhosis of an alcoholic etiology.