What are the categories of hepatic encephalopathy (HE)?

Updated: Apr 04, 2019
  • Author: David C Wolf, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, FAASLD; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Two broad categories of hepatic encephalopathy are covert (CHE) and overt (OHE) hepatic encephalopathy. [3] CHE is particularly associated with poor outcomes. [3, 4]


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