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Guidelines: Inpatient management of gastroesophageal bleeding in cirrhotic patients
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Which of the following statements is/are TRUE regarding inpatient management of esophageal variceal hemorrhage, according to guidelines from the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)?

Hepatic venous pressure gradient (HVPG) greater than 20 mm Hg strongly predicts early rebleeding and death

The transfusion goal should be no less than HgB 9 g/dL

A and B

None of the above

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