Close correlation between urinary sodium excretion and response to tolvaptan in liver cirrhosis patients with ascites.
Department of Gastroenterology, Shonan Kamakura General Hospital, Kamakura, Kanagawa, Japan.
Department of Gastroenterology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan.
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Hepatology research : the official journal of the Japan Society of Hepatology
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In decompensated liver cirrhosis patients, urinary excretion sodium showed good correlation with tolvaptan response.
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