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World J Gastroenterol. Jul 28, 2019; 25(28): 3738-3752
Published online Jul 28, 2019. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v25.i28.3738
Figure 1
Figure 1 Potential mechanisms of ascites development in cirrhosis. SIRS: Systemic inflammatory response syndrome.
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Figure 2 The algorithm for the differential diagnosis between ascites caused by portal hypertension, spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, and peritonitis caused by acute surgical diseases of the abdominal organs. CT: Computed tomography.