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What does HPS stand for?

HPS stands for Hepatopulmonary Syndrome

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Papers cover pathophysiology, natural history, methods of evaluation, new drugs and therapeutic strategies, clinical issues, and emerging topics such as the role of coagulation disturbances, portopulmonary hypertension and the hepatopulmonary syndrome, hepato-renal syndrome, spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, and non-cirrhotic portal hypertension.
Hepatopulmonary Syndrome (HPS) is considered when patients have a triad of liver disease, increased arterial-alveolar gradient while breathing on room air, and evidence of intrapulmonary vascular abnormalities.
Hepatopulmonary syndrome is an independent predictor of survival in patients with cirrhosis, reported Dr.