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Ascites Virus Alcoho l Liver damage Ability to make albumin Serum albumin Colloid osmotic pressure Cirrhosis Portal venous pressure Capillary hydrostatic pressure Resistance to portal venous flow NAFLD (broad term) NASH Retention of Na+ and H20 Aldosterone and renin; Aldosterone catabolism Circulating blood volume
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Unformatted text preview: Fluid transudation Adapted from: Mattfeldt-Beman M . (2007) Diseases of the Hepatobiliary: Liver, Gallbladder and Exocrine Pancreas. In: Nelms M, Sucher K and Long S (Eds) . Nutrition Therapy and Pathophysiology, Belmont CA: Thomson Wadsworth, p. 529....
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