- Associated with acute liver failure including cirrhosis.
- Diagnosed by excluding other causes of renal failure.
- Liver transplantation is the only definitive treatment.
- Dialysis and transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts are temporising measures while awaiting liver transplantation.
- The vasopressin analogue terlipressin is very effective at reversing the condition in some cases.
- General prognosis is poor.
最后更新于： 四月 29, 2013