Peri and postoperative pulmonary complications among cirrhotic individuals

Murat Aladaǧ, Ahmet Gürakar, Imran Nizami, A. S. Dahr, Harlan Wright, Anthony Sebastian, Bakr Nour

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Abstract

Surgical intervention among cirrhotic individuals carries a high risk for peri-and postoperative complications. We review the literature regarding the frequency and consequences of pulmonary complications in cases of cirrhosis. The experience with hepatopulmonary syndrome and portopulmonary hypertension in liver transplant recipients is also presented.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)207-212
Number of pages6
JournalTurkish Journal of Gastroenterology
Volume15
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2004
Externally publishedYes

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Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
Fibrosis
Hypertension
Lung
Liver
Transplant Recipients

Keywords

  • Cirrhosis
  • Hepatopulmonary
  • Portopulmonary hypertension
  • Pulmonary complications
  • Syndrome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology

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Aladaǧ, M., Gürakar, A., Nizami, I., Dahr, A. S., Wright, H., Sebastian, A., & Nour, B. (2004). Peri and postoperative pulmonary complications among cirrhotic individuals. Turkish Journal of Gastroenterology, 15(4), 207-212.

Peri and postoperative pulmonary complications among cirrhotic individuals. / Aladaǧ, Murat; Gürakar, Ahmet; Nizami, Imran; Dahr, A. S.; Wright, Harlan; Sebastian, Anthony; Nour, Bakr.

In: Turkish Journal of Gastroenterology, Vol. 15, No. 4, 12.2004, p. 207-212.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Aladaǧ, M, Gürakar, A, Nizami, I, Dahr, AS, Wright, H, Sebastian, A & Nour, B 2004, 'Peri and postoperative pulmonary complications among cirrhotic individuals', Turkish Journal of Gastroenterology, vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 207-212.
Aladaǧ M, Gürakar A, Nizami I, Dahr AS, Wright H, Sebastian A et al. Peri and postoperative pulmonary complications among cirrhotic individuals. Turkish Journal of Gastroenterology. 2004 Dec;15(4):207-212.
Aladaǧ, Murat ; Gürakar, Ahmet ; Nizami, Imran ; Dahr, A. S. ; Wright, Harlan ; Sebastian, Anthony ; Nour, Bakr. / Peri and postoperative pulmonary complications among cirrhotic individuals. In: Turkish Journal of Gastroenterology. 2004 ; Vol. 15, No. 4. pp. 207-212.
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