Portal thrombosis

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Portal thrombosis

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The terms "Portal thrombosis" returned 326 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Efficacy of External Beam Radiation-Based Treatment plus Locoregional Therapy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma Associated with Portal Vein Tumor Thrombosis.
 

Author(s): Ming-Yang Chen, Yu-Chao Wang, Tsung-Han Wu, Chen-Fang Lee, Ting-Jung Wu, Hong-Shiue Chou, Ngan-Ming Tsang, Kun-Ming Chan, Wei-Chen Lee

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2016 ;2016():6017406.

 

Background. Portal vein tumor thrombosis (PVTT) is a common event in advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The optimal treatment for these patients remains controversial. Methods. A retrospective review of 149 patients who had unresectable HCC associated with PVTT between January ...

Last Updated: 21 Dec 2016

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Left branch of portal vein thrombosis in a liver transplant recipient with donation after cardiac death donor: A case report.
 

Author(s): Maogen Chen, Weiqiang Ju, Xiaohong Lin, Qiang Zhao, Dongping Wang, Xiaoshun He

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Dec;95(49):e5520.

 

Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is one of the most severe complications after liver transplantation, which usually causes graft loss and recipient mortality. The founding of the embolic branch of portal system and its result are not well described in the literature.

Last Updated: 8 Dec 2016

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Recurrent acute portal vein thrombosis in liver cirrhosis treated by rivaroxaban.
 

Author(s): Hyeyoung Yang, Seo Ree Kim, Myeong Jun Song

Journal: Clin Mol Hepatol. 2016 Dec;22(4):499-502.

 

Cirrhosis can occur with the development of portal vein thrombosis (PVT). PVT may aggravate portal hypertension, and it can lead to hepatic decompensation. The international guideline recommends for anticoagulation treatment to be maintained for at least 3 months in all patients with ...

Last Updated: 24 Nov 2016

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The terms "Portal thrombosis" returned 33 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma with portal venous tumor thrombosis: A comprehensive review.
 

Author(s): Kichang Han, Jin Hyoung Kim, Gi-Young Ko, Dong Il Gwon, Kyu-Bo Sung

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2016 Jan;22(1):407-16.

 

The natural history of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with portal vein tumor thrombosis (PVTT) is dismal (approximately 2-4 mo), and PVTT is reportedly found in 10%-40% of HCC patients at diagnosis. According to the Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer (BCLC) Staging System (which is the ...

Last Updated: 12 Jan 2016

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Nontumoral portal vein thrombosis in patients awaiting liver transplantation.
 

Author(s): Hui Chen, Fanny Turon, Virginia Hernández-Gea, Josep Fuster, Angeles Garcia-Criado, Marta Barrufet, Anna Darnell, Constantino Fondevila, Juan Carlos Garcia-Valdecasas, Juan Carlos Garcia-Pagán

Journal: Liver Transpl.. 2016 Mar;22(3):352-65.

 

Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) occurs in approximately 2%-26% of the patients awaiting liver transplantation (LT) and is no longer an absolute contraindication for LT. Nearly half of PVT cases are accidentally found during the LT procedure. The most important risk factor for PVT development ...

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2016

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Acute Cholecystitis Complicated with Portal Vein Thrombosis: A Case Report and Literature Review.
 

Author(s): Mohammed Muneer, Husham Abdelrahman, Ayman El-Menyar, Ahmad Zarour, Ahmed Awad, Hassan Al-Thani

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Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is an infrequent clinical condition usually associated with multiple etiological factors and diseases. In some cases, PVT remains undiagnosed and is incidentally detected during routine examination for a known etiology.

Last Updated: 18 Sep 2015

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The Effect of Anticoagulation in Cirrhotic Patients With Portal Vein Thrombosis:A Multicenter RCT
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Portal Vein Thrombosis; Liver Cirrhosis

 

Last Updated: 14 Dec 2015

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The Effect of Anticoagulation After Endoscopic Therapy in Cirrhotic Patients With Portal Vein Thrombosis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Portal Vein Thrombosis; Liver Cirrhosis

 

Last Updated: 8 Dec 2015

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TIPS vs Endoscopic Therapy for Variceal Rebleeding in Cirrhotic Patients With Occlusive Portal Vein Thrombosis
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Portal Vein Thrombosis; Liver Cirrhosis

 

Last Updated: 13 Feb 2017

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