What is included in routine follow-up monitoring for cirrhosis?

Updated: Jul 30, 2018
  • Author: David C Wolf, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, FAASLD; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Patients with cirrhosis should undergo routine follow-up monitoring of their complete blood count, renal and liver chemistries, and prothrombin time. The author's policy is to monitor stable patients 3-4 times per year.


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