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Which of the following is not a complication of cirrhosis? (LQ)



A Gastropathy

B Hepatopulmonary syndrome

C Thrombocytosis

D Osteoporosis

Ans. C Thrombocytosis

Table 308-2 Complications of Cirrhosis (H-18th, Pg 2597)

1. Portal hypertension

i. Gastroesophagealvarices ii. Portal hypertensive gastropathy

iii. Splenomegaly, hypersplenism iv. Ascites

v. Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis

2. Hepatorenal syndrome

i. Type 1 ii. Type 2

3. Hepatic encephalopathy

4. Hepatopulmonary syndrome

5. Portopulmonary hypertension

6. Malnutrition

7. Coagulopathy

i. Factor deficiency ii. Fibrinolysis iii. Thrombocytopenia

8. Bone disease

i. Osteopenia ii. Osteoporosis iii. Osteomalacia

9. Hematologic abnormalities

i. Anemia ii. Hemolysis iii. Thrombocytopenia iv. Neutropenia

Clinical features: The clinical manifestation of portal hypertension include:

1. Hemorrhage from gastroesophagealvarices.

2. Splenomegaly with hypersplenism

3. Ascites

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