Portal thrombosis

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Portal thrombosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Portal thrombosis" returned 257 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Low molecular weight heparin in portal vein thrombosis of cirrhotic patients: only therapeutic purposes?
 

Author(s): Raffaele Licinio, Mariabeatrice Principi, Giuseppe Losurdo, Nicola Maurizio Castellaneta, Enzo Ierardi, Alfredo Di Leo

Journal: ScientificWorldJournal. 2014 ;2014():895839.

 

Cirrhosis has always been regarded as hemorrhagic coagulopathy caused by the reduction in the hepatic synthesis of procoagulant proteins. However, with the progression of liver disease, the cirrhotic patient undergoes a high rate of thrombotic phenomena in the portal venous system. ...

Last Updated: 23 Jan 2015

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Treatment of gastric varices with partial splenic embolization in a patient with portal vein thrombosis and a myeloproliferative disorder.
 

Author(s): Robert Gianotti, Hearns Charles, Kenneth Hymes, Hersh Chandarana, Samuel Sigal

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2014 Oct;20(39):14495-9.

 

Therapeutic options for gastric variceal bleeding in the presence of extensive portal vein thrombosis associated with a myeloproliferative disorder are limited. We report a case of a young woman who presented with gastric variceal bleeding secondary to extensive splanchnic venous ...

Last Updated: 23 Oct 2014

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Natural course of nonmalignant partial portal vein thrombosis in cirrhotic patients.
 

Author(s): Irina Girleanu, Carol Stanciu, Camelia Cojocariu, Lucian Boiculese, Ana-Maria Singeap, Anca Trifan

Journal: Saudi J Gastroenterol. ;20(5):288-92.

 

Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) has a high incidence in patients with liver cirrhosis and determines a poor prognosis of hepatic disease. The aim of our study was to define the natural course of partial PVT in cirrhotic patients, including survival and decompensation rates.

Last Updated: 25 Sep 2014

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The terms "Portal thrombosis" returned 20 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Scientific publications on portal vein thrombosis and Budd-Chiari syndrome: a global survey of the literature.
 

Author(s): Xingshun Qi, Jia Jia, Weirong Ren, Man Yang, Valerio De Stefano, Juan Wang, Daiming Fan

Journal: J Gastrointestin Liver Dis. 2014 Mar;23(1):65-71.

 

Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) and Budd-Chiari syndrome (BCS) are two rare vascular disorders of the liver that can lead to life-threatening complications. We conducted a global survey to systematically analyze the scientific publications in the fields of PVT and BCS.

Last Updated: 1 Apr 2014

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Portal vein thrombosis in liver transplantation.
 

Author(s): Rafael Antonio Arruda P├ęcora, Bernardo Fernandes Canedo, Wellington Andraus, Rodrigo Bronze de Martino, Vinicius Rocha Santos, Rubens Macedo Arantes, Vincenzo Pugliese, Luiz Augusto Carneiro D Albuquerque

Journal: Arq Bras Cir Dig. ;25(4):273-8.

 

Portal vein thrombosis was considered a contraindication for liver transplantation in the past because of the high morbidity and mortality rates. Many advances made the results better.

Last Updated: 15 Feb 2013

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What we should know about portal vein thrombosis in cirrhotic patients: a changing perspective.
 

Author(s): Francesca Romana Ponziani, Maria Assunta Zocco, Matteo Garcovich, Francesca D'Aversa, Davide Roccarina, Antonio Gasbarrini

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2012 Sep;18(36):5014-20.

 

Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is one of the most common complications occurring during the natural course of liver cirrhosis. Even though PVT is often asymptomatic, the worsening of liver function, an unexpected episode of gastrointestinal bleeding or ascitic decompensation may be ...

Last Updated: 10 Oct 2012

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Portal Vein Thrombosis Relevance on Liver Cirrhosis: Italian Venous Thrombotic Events Registry
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Liver Cirrhosis; Portal Vein Thrombosis

 

Last Updated: 30 May 2012

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Placebo-controlled Study of NPB-06 in Patients With Portal Vein Thrombosis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Portal Vein Thrombosis

 

Last Updated: 13 Apr 2015

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Prevalence and Predictive Factors of Portal Vein Thrombosis in Patients With Cirrhosis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Liver Cirrhosis; Portal Vein Thrombosis

 

Last Updated: 21 Feb 2014

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