A COMPREHENSIVE INFORMATIVE NOTE ON ASCITES


Navneet Singh, Sazal Patyar, Naveen Chandra Talniya

Abstract


 Ascites impairs both the physical and mental dimensions of quality of life in patients. The patients due to unawareness do not report to medical practitioners in the early stage of disease, and also in few cases, medical practitioners due to lack of adequate expertise face difficulty to ensure the early stage detection for causes of ascites, i.e., due to cirrhosis, cancer, congestive heart failure, mycobacterium tuberculosis, or others. Ascites is a symptom of progression of single disease or multiple diseases. Gross collection of fluid in peritoneal cavity may initiate a series of problems such as spontaneous bacterial peritonitis and an increase in abdominal distension and discomfort and hinder the mobility of the patient and dullness and loss of appetite. In the present review, a detail study over the ecology of ascites has been done with emphasizing on diagnosis by history and physical examination, clinical examination, and imagining techniques followed by management of treatment through general guidelines, and various available therapies are covered.


Keywords


Ascites, Malignant, Benign, Imaging techniques, Peritoneal, Ascetic fluid.

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Title

A COMPREHENSIVE INFORMATIVE NOTE ON ASCITES

Keywords

Ascites, Malignant, Benign, Imaging techniques, Peritoneal, Ascetic fluid.

DOI

10.22159/ajpcr.2018.v11i4.22948

Date

01-04-2018

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Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research
Vol 11 Issue 4 April 2018 Page: 154-159

Print ISSN

0974-2441

Online ISSN

2455-3891

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Authors & Affiliations

Navneet Singh
Department of Chemistry, School of Chemical Engineering and Physical Science, Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, Punjab, India.
India

Sazal Patyar
Departmentof Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmaceutical Science, Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, Punjab, India.
India

Naveen Chandra Talniya
Department of Chemistry, School of Chemical Engineering and Physical Science, Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, Punjab, India.
India


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