Therapy of the refractory ascites: Total paracentesis vs. TIPS

Vincenzo La Mura, Francesco Salerno

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This revision was aimed to report the evidences on the treatment of patients with cirrhosis and refractory ascites. Mainly, we wished to explore which of the predicting variables could be used to prefer large-volume paracentesis or TIPS.

Original languageEnglish
JournalGastroenterologia y Hepatologia
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 2015


  • Ascites
  • Cirrhosis
  • Meta-analysis
  • Paracentesis
  • TIPS

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology


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