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Flashcards in Alcoholic Hepatitis Deck (5):
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Symptoms?

Jaundie
Encephalopathy

2

Investigation?

History
CAGE score
USS for steatohepatitis

3

Tests?

Bloods

4

Results of LFTs?

Bilirubin inc.
GGT inc
AlkPhos inc.
AST/ALT ratio (AST more than ALT)

5

Treatment?

- Treat infection
- Give thiamine
- Supportive fluids and nutrition
- Treat alcohol withdrawal