Serum copeptin is associated with major complications of liver cirrhosis and spontaneous bacterial peritonitis
Abstract Aim of the study: We aimed to investigate the possible association between serum copeptin and complications of liver cirrhosis, including its potential role as a stress biomarker in spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP). Material and methods: This cross-sectional study included 89 cirrhotic ascitic patients (37 with SBP and 52 without SBP) admitted to Sohag University Hospitals, Egypt, between June 2021 ... إقراء المزيد