Ischemic Hepatitis

Ischemic Hepatitis is a topic covered in the Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics.

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General Principles

Ischemic hepatitis results from acute liver hypoperfusion. Clinical circumstances associated with acute hypotension or hemodynamic instability include severe blood loss, substantial burns, cardiac failure, heat stroke, sepsis, sickle cell crisis, and others.

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