Postoperative increases in liver function tests are common, ranging in incidence from 25% to 75% of patients. Overall, clinically significant increases in bilirubin levels are uncommon in patients without underlying liver disease, but occur in almost half of the patients with a known history of cirrhosis.
KeywordsMechanical Heart Valve Intrahepatic Cholestasis Underlying Liver Disease Acalculous Cholecystitis Hepatic Ischemia
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