Renal impairment after Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis (SBP) in cirrhotic population.

  • Asif Javaid Wakani Liaquat National Hospital Karachi.
  • Riaz Hussain Awan LUMHS Jamshoro.
  • Seema Nayab LUMHS Jamshoro.
  • Khadim Hussain Awan Sheikh Zayed Hospital Lahore.
  • Faqir Muhammad Awan Shaikh Zaid Hospital Lahore.
Keywords: Cirrhosis, Renal Impairment, Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis

Abstract

Objectives: To evaluate the frequency of renal impairment after spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) in cirrhotic population. Study Design: The study was conducted as Descriptive Cross-Sectional. Setting: Liaquat National Hospital Karachi. Period: For six months (October 01, 2015 to March 31, 2016). Methodology: The subjects with liver cirrhosis spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) were evaluated for serum creatinine and serum blood urea nitrogen (BUN) for evaluation of renal impairment while the patient’s information was recorded on proforma and analyzed in SPSS-15.0. Results: The mean ±SD of age, BUN and serum creatinine for whole population was 50.69±10.69 years, 22.4197±11.64742 and 1.2207±0.92535. Renal impairment was detected in 40 (27.2%) individuals while it is normal in 107 (72.8%) subjects. Conclusion: The renal impairment after SBP in cirrhotic population is higher in present study.

Author Biographies

Asif Javaid Wakani, Liaquat National Hospital Karachi.

FCSP (Gastroenterology)

Resident

Department of Gastroenterology

 

Riaz Hussain Awan, LUMHS Jamshoro.

FCPS

Assistant Professor

Department of Gastroenterology

 

Seema Nayab, LUMHS Jamshoro.

FCPS (Radiology)

Assistant Professor

Department of Radiology

 

Khadim Hussain Awan, Sheikh Zayed Hospital Lahore.

FCPS (Urology)

Consultant

Department of Urology

 

Faqir Muhammad Awan, Shaikh Zaid Hospital Lahore.

MBBS

Resident

Department of Cardiology

 

Published
2019-12-10