Cirrhosis: A term in need of a makeover

Christine Sempoux, Maria Guido, Romil Saxena

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPractical Hepatic Pathology
Subtitle of host publicationA Diagnostic Approach: Second Edition
Number of pages7
ISBN (Print)9780323428736
StatePublished - Jan 1 2018


  • Child-Pugh score
  • Cirrhosis
  • Compensated cirrhosis
  • Decompensated cirrhosis
  • End-stage liver disease
  • HVPG
  • Hepatic venous portal gradient
  • Hepatic venous pressure gradient
  • Laennec staging system
  • MELD score
  • Parenchymal remodeling
  • Porto-systemic shunts
  • Vascular remodeling

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Sempoux, C., Guido, M., & Saxena, R. (2018). Cirrhosis: A term in need of a makeover. In Practical Hepatic Pathology: A Diagnostic Approach: Second Edition (pp. 679-685). Elsevier.