Which physical findings suggest cirrhosis and hepatitis B (HBV) (Hep B)?

Updated: Aug 01, 2018
  • Author: Nikolaos T Pyrsopoulos, MD, PhD, MBA, FACP, AGAF; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Patients with cirrhosis may have the following findings:

  • Jaundice

  • History of variceal bleeding

  • Peripheral edema

  • Gynecomastia

  • Testicular atrophy

  • Abdominal collateral veins (caput medusa)


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