Diagnostic Value of Serum Ascites Lipid Gradients in Patients with Ascites
INTRODUCTION: Differential diagnosis of ascites is a common clinical problem. AIM OF THE WORK: To study the value of Serum Ascites Lipid Gradients (SALG) of total cholesterol, triglyceride, HDL cholesterol, and LDL cholesterol in the diagnosis of ascites. MATERIALS AND METHODS: The study was conducted on patients with ascites admitted to Tropical Medicine and Gastroenterology Department, Assiut University. The study ... Read more