Hepatorrenal syndrome: up ToDate
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Síndrome hepatorrenal
Insuficiencia renal
Cirrosis hepática

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Villanueva Bendek I. Hepatorrenal syndrome: up ToDate. Rev. Colomb. Nefrol. [Internet]. 2014 Jul. 1 [cited 2024 Jul. 16];1(2):118-29. Available from: https://revistanefrologia.org/index.php/rcn/article/view/183


El síndrome hepatorrenal (SHR) es una complicación frecuente y severa en pacientes con cirrosis hepática e hipertensión portal y se caracteriza por anormalidades circulatorias que llevan a vasoconstricción renal, generando insuficiencia renal funcional.
Su fisiopatología ha sido estudiada y el pronóstico es reservado a menos que el paciente reciba trasplante hepático.
El tratamiento medicamentoso con vasoconstrictores esplénicos es la esperanza futura de estos pacientes mientras acceden a trasplante hepático.
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