Yuya Nakamura 1 , 2 ,
Isao Ohsawa , 1 ,
Yoshikazu Goto 1 ,
Hiromichi Gotoh 1
Publication date (Electronic): 15 December 2017
Journal: Clinical Case Reports
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Inc.
Keywords: Chronic kidney disease, gastrorenal shunt, hyperammonemia
Gastrorenal shunts may induce hyperammonemia. Portosystemic shunts should be suspected
when hyperammonemia occurs in patients with chronic kidney disease.
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