Portal thrombosis

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Portal thrombosis

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The terms "Portal thrombosis" returned 241 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The collateral caval shunt as an alternative to classical shunt procedures in patients with recurrent duodenal varices and extrahepatic portal vein thrombosis.
 

Author(s): Hans Michael Hau, Peter Fellmer, Markus B Schoenberg, Moritz Schmelzle, Mehmet Haluk Morgul, Felix Krenzien, Georg Wiltberger, Albrecht Hoffmeister, Sven Jonas

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Upper gastrointestinal bleeding episodes from variceal structures are severe complications in patients with portal hypertension. Endoscopic sclerotherapy and variceal ligation are the treatment options preferred for upper variceal bleeding owing to extrahepatic portal hypertension ...

Last Updated: 4 Jul 2014

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Overall survival in response to sorafenib versus radiotherapy in unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma with major portal vein tumor thrombosis: propensity score analysis.
 

Author(s): Takahide Nakazawa, Hisashi Hidaka, Akitaka Shibuya, Yusuke Okuwaki, Yoshiaki Tanaka, Juichi Takada, Tsutomu Minamino, Masaaki Watanabe, Shigehiro Kokubu, Wasaburo Koizumi

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This study investigated the survival benefits of sorafenib vs. radiotherapy (RT) in patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and portal vein tumor thrombosis (PVTT) in the main trunk or the first branch.

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2014

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Portal vein thrombosis after aortic valve replacement surgery in a patient with antithrombin III deficiency--case presentation.
 

Author(s): Yu-qing Wang, Qiu-lin Chen, Da Zhu, Li Dong

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We presented an unique case of portal vein thrombosis (PVT) after aortic valve replacement due to antithrombin III (ATIII) deficiency. PVT after aortic valve replacement (AVR) is a serious complication, which has not previously been reported.

Last Updated: 3 Jun 2014

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The terms "Portal thrombosis" returned 19 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Myeloproliferative neoplasms in Budd-Chiari syndrome and portal vein thrombosis: a meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Jasper H Smalberg, Lidia R Arends, Dominique C Valla, Jean-Jacques Kiladjian, Harry L A Janssen, Frank W G Leebeek

Journal: Blood. 2012 Dec;120(25):4921-8.

 

Myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) are the most common cause of Budd-Chiari syndrome (BCS) and nonmalignant, noncirrhotic portal vein thrombosis (PVT). In this meta-analysis, we determined the prevalence of MPNs and their subtypes as well as JAK2V617F and its diagnostic role in these ...

Last Updated: 17 Dec 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: 11 Oct 2014

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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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