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World J Gastroenterol. Nov 7, 2010; 16(41): 5139-5147
Published online Nov 7, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i41.5139
Figure 1
Figure 1 Flow chart showing the vicious cycle that develops with decompensated liver cirrhosis and the serious of events that lead to hepatorenal syndrome. NO: Nitric oxide; RAAS: Renin angiotensinogen aldosterone system; MO: Medulla oblongata.