Congestive Hepatopathy

(Passive liver congestion) Congestive hepatopathy is the result of a diffuse venous congestion in the liver, which develops from a right-sided heart failure out (usually due to cardiomyopathy, tricuspid regurgitation, mitral regurgitation, pulmonary hypertension or constrictive pericarditis). (See also Overview of vascular diseases of the liver.) Congestive hepatopathy is the result of a diffuse venous congestion in the liver, which develops from a right-sided heart failure out (usually due to…

September 3, 2018
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