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Liver and Renal Disease

  • Thomas G. DeLougheryEmail author
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Abstract

This chapter discusses bleeding and thrombotic issues in patients with renal and liver disease. Causes, testing for, and management of both issues are discussed.

Keywords

Liver disease Uremia Desmopressin Cryoprecipitate Fibrinolysis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine, Pathology, and PediatricsOregon Health & Sciences UniversityPortlandUSA

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