Flashcards in Pathophys of Acute Liver Failre Deck (14):
What is the most common causeof acute liver failure
when are you most worried about liver failure with hev?
what are various hepatotoxic drugs?
anesthetics - halothane
what are vascular causes of acute liver failure?
what are various metabolic liver failure causes?
fatty liver of pregnancy
what is characteristic of wilson's dz?
ceruloplasmin low, copper high, psychiatric problems, hemolysis with hepatic failure
what is reye's syndrome?
givin aspirin to kids with fevers
eosinophils with liver dz associated with
neutrophils with liver dz associated with
in acute liver failure, do we commonly see hypoglycemia, increased insulin, lactic acidosis
What does hyponatremia refect in live dz?
cell death, total body Na high but not intravascular
When do you get ATN
wht factors for coagulopathy does the liver produce
everything except 8 and inhibitors, platelet production and function abnormal