• Robert S. Holzman
  • Thomas J. Mancuso
  • Navil F. Sethna
  • James A. DiNardo


A 14½-year-old female with a diagnosis of Budd–Chiari syndrome presents for liver transplantation. She has developed decreasing mental status, hyponatremia, and a reduction in urine output.


Liver Failure Hepatic Encephalopathy Hepatorenal Syndrome Hepatic Artery Thrombosis Hepatopulmonary Syndrome 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert S. Holzman
    • 1
  • Thomas J. Mancuso
    • 1
  • Navil F. Sethna
    • 1
  • James A. DiNardo
    • 1
  1. 1.Children’s Hospital BostonHarvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

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