What are the physical findings of the head, ears, nose, and throat in hepatorenal syndrome (HRS)?

Updated: Oct 16, 2017
  • Author: Deepika Devuni, MD; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Head, ears, nose, throat examination may reveal the following:

  • Scleral icterus

  • Spider nevi (usually confined to the drainage area of the superior vena cava)

  • Fetor hepaticus

  • Xanthelasma


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