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Remember to get the tap and and appropriate tests.
Measure the SAAG.
Start spironolactone 100 mg / lasix 40 mg daily.
If needed increase spiron by 100 mg and lasix by 40 mg daily to goal -  spiron 400 mg / lasix 160 mg.

Definition for SBP ? (REF)  A neutrophil count of > 250 / ml is diagnostic for peritonitis.

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