1 Key Insights

2 Report Introduction

3 Ascites Epidemiology Overview at a Glance

3.1. Epidemiology Share (%) Distribution of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in 2018
3.2. Epidemiology Share (%) Distribution of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in 2030

4 Executive Summary of Ascites

5 Disease Background and Overview

5.1. Introduction
5.2. Types of ascites and underlying primary diseases
5.3. Causes of Ascites
5.4. Symptoms of Ascites
5.5. Pathogenesis of Ascites
5.6. Diagnosis of Ascites
5.6.1. History
5.6.2. Physical examination
5.6.3. Blood tests
5.6.4. Abdominal ultrasound
5.6.5. Abdominal paracentesis
5.6.6. Visual inspection
5.6.7. Biochemical testing
5.6.8. Nonbiochemical testing
5.6.9. Diagnostic Algorithm
5.7. Diagnostic Guidelines of Ascites
5.7.1. British Society of Gastroenterology and the British Association for the Study of the Liver Guidelines
5.7.2. EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines for the management of patients with decompensated cirrhosis
5.7.3. American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) Management of Adult Patients with Ascites Due to Cirrhosis: Update 2012

6 Epidemiology and Patient Population

6.1. Key Findings
6.2. Methodology for the Epidemiology of Ascites
6.3. Total Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in the 7MM
6.4. Epidemiology of Ascites
6.5. The United States
6.5.1. Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in the US
6.5.2. Number of Ascites Cases by Malignancies in the US
6.5.3. Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in the US
6.6. EU5
6.6.1. Germany
6.6.1.1. Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in Germany
6.6.1.2. Number of Cases of Ascites by Malignancies in Germany
6.6.1.3. Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Germany
6.6.2. France
6.6.2.1. Number of Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in France
6.6.2.2. Number of Cases of Ascites by Malignancies in France
6.6.2.3. Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in France
6.6.3. Italy
6.6.3.1. Number of Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Italy
6.6.3.2. Number of Cases of Ascites by Malignancies in Italy
6.6.3.3. Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due Cirrhosis in Italy
6.6.4. Spain
6.6.4.1. Number of Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Spain
6.6.4.2. Number of Cases of Ascites by Malignancies in Spain
6.6.4.3. Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Spain
6.6.5. United Kingdom
6.6.5.1. Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in the United Kingdom
6.6.5.2. Number of Cases of Ascites by Malignancies in the United Kingdom
6.6.5.3. Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in the United Kingdom
6.7. Japan
6.7.1. Number of Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Japan
6.7.2. Number of Cases of by Malignancies in Japan
6.7.3. Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Japan

7 KOL Views

8 Appendix

8.1. Bibliography
8.2. Report Methodology

9 DelveInsight Capabilities

10 Disclaimer

11 About DelveInsight

List of Tables
Table 1 Summary of Ascites, Epidemiology, and Key Events (2018-2030)
Table 2 Types of ascites and underlying primary diseases
Table 3 Grouping of etiology of ascites based on serum albumin ascites gradient (SAAG)
Table 4 Level of Evidence
Table 5 Grade of recommendations
Table 6 Grading system for recommendations
Table 7 Grade of Ascites and Management Strategy
Table 8 Total Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in the 7MM (2018-2030)
Table 9 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in the United States (2018-2030)
Table 10 Number of Ascites Cases by Malignancies in the United States (2018-2030)
Table 11 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in the United States (2018-2030)
Table 12 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in Germany (2018-2030)
Table 13 Number of Ascites Cases by Malignancies in Germany (2018-2030)
Table 14 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Germany (2018-2030)
Table 15 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in France (2018-2030)
Table 16 Number of Cases of Ascites by Malignancies in France (2018-2030)
Table 17 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in France (2018-2030)
Table 18 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in Italy (2018-2030)
Table 19 Number of Cases of Ascites by Malignancies in Italy (2018-2030)
Table 20 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Italy (2018-2030)
Table 21 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in Spain (2018-2030)
Table 22 Number of Cases of Ascites by Malignancies in Spain (2018-2030)
Table 23 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Spain (2018-2030)
Table 24 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in the UK (2018-2030)
Table 25 Number of Cases of Ascites by Malignancies in the United Kingdom (2018-2030)
Table 26 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in the United Kingdom (2018-2030)
Table 27 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in Japan (2018-2030)
Table 28 Number of Cases of Ascites by Malignancies in Japan (2018-2030)
Table 29 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Japan (2018-2030)

List of Figures
Figure 1 Ascites
Figure 2 Causes of Ascites
Figure 3 Symptoms of Ascites
Figure 4 Pathogenesis of ascites formation in the cirrhotic patient.
Figure 5 Diagnostic Approach to the patient with ascites
Figure 6 Diagnostic algorithm of ascites
Figure 7 Total Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in the 7MM (2018-2030)
Figure 8 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in the United States (2018-2030)
Figure 9 Number of Ascites Cases by Malignancies in the United States (2018-2030)
Figure 10 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in the United States (2018-2030)
Figure 11 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in Germany (2018-2030)
Figure 12 Number of Ascites Cases By Malignancies in Germany (2018-2030)
Figure 13 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Germany (2018-2030)
Figure 14 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in France (2018-2030)
Figure 15 Number of Cases of Ascites By Malignancies in France (2018-2030)
Figure 16 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in France (2018-2030)
Figure 17 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in Italy (2018-2030)
Figure 18 Number of Cases of Ascites by Malignancies in Italy (2018-2030)
Figure 19 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Italy (2018-2030)
Figure 20 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in Spain (2018-2030)
Figure 21 Number of Cases of Ascites by Malignancies in Spain (2018-2030)
Figure 22 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Spain (2018-2030)
Figure 23 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in the United Kingdom (2018-2030)
Figure 24 Number of Cases of Ascites by Malignancies in the United Kingdom (2018-2030)
Figure 25 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in the United Kingdom (2018-2030)
Figure 26 Number of Ascites Cases due to Cirrhosis in Japan (2018-2030)
Figure 27 Number of Cases of by Malignancies in Japan (2018-2030)
Figure 28 Severity-specific Cases of Ascites due to Cirrhosis in Japan (2018-2030)