Cirrhosis (pulmonary manifestations)

Last revised by Yuranga Weerakkody on 25 Sep 2021

There are several pulmonary complications that can arise in the setting of cirrhosis:

The development of portal hypertension is fundamental in the pathogenesis of each of these disorders, and dyspnea and arterial hypoxemia are the most common symptoms. For detailed pathology, refer to specific sub-articles.

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