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The 24 Hour Urine Creatinine Clearance for Prediction of Glomerular Filtration Rate in Liver Cirrhosis Patients: Have We Considered All Elements?

Mohammad Kazem Fallahzadeh 1 , 2 and Neeraj Singh 1 , 2 , *
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1 Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, LSUHSC-S, Shreveport, LA, USA
2 WK John C. McDonald Regional Transplant Center, Shreveport, LA, USA
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  • Hepatitis Monthly: July 01, 2013, 13 (7); e13398
  • Published Online: July 17, 2013
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: July 6, 2013
  • Accepted: July 12, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/hepatmon.13398

To Cite: Fallahzadeh M K, Singh N. The 24 Hour Urine Creatinine Clearance for Prediction of Glomerular Filtration Rate in Liver Cirrhosis Patients: Have We Considered All Elements?, Hepat Mon. 2013 ;13(7):e13398. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.13398.

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