Portal thrombosis

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Portal thrombosis

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The terms "Portal thrombosis" returned 318 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Direct intrahepatic portocaval shunt for treatment of portal thrombosis and Budd-Chiari syndrome.
 

Author(s): Mark R Pedersen, Peter Molloy, David Wood, Anil Seetharam

Journal: Ann Hepatol. ;15(1):127-30.

 

Budd-Chiari syndrome (BCS) refers to hepatic venous outflow obstruction that in severe cases can lead to acute liver failure prompting consideration of revascularization or transplantation. Here, a 22 year old female with angiographically proven BCS secondary to JAK2/V617F positive ...

Last Updated: 2 Dec 2015

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Efficacy of radioembolization according to tumor morphology and portal vein thrombosis in intermediate-advanced hepatocellular carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Rita Golfieri, Cristina Mosconi, Alberta Cappelli, Emanuela Giampalma, Maria Cristina Galaverni, Cinzia Pettinato, Matteo Renzulli, Fabio Monari, Bruna Angelelli, Patrizia Pini, Eleonora Terzi, Salvatore Ascanio, Giorgio Garzillo, Fabio Piscaglia, Luigi Bolondi, Franco Trevisani

Journal: Future Oncol. 2015 ;11(23):3133-42.

 

We analyzed overall survival (OS) following radioembolization according to macroscopic growth pattern (nodular vs infiltrative) and vascular invasion in intermediate-advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).

Last Updated: 4 Dec 2015

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Sorafenib With and Without Transarterial Chemoembolization for Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma With Main Portal Vein Tumor Thrombosis: A Retrospective Analysis.
 

Author(s): Yingqiang Zhang, Wenzhe Fan, Yu Wang, Ligong Lu, Sirui Fu, Jianyong Yang, Yonghui Huang, Wang Yao, Jiaping Li

Journal: Oncologist. 2015 Dec;20(12):1417-24.

 

The survival benefit of combining sorafenib and transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) therapy compared with sorafenib monotherapy for patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and main portal vein tumor thrombosis (MPVTT) is unclear.

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2015

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The terms "Portal thrombosis" returned 32 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Contrast-enhanced ultrasound in differentiating malignant from benign portal vein thrombosis in hepatocellular carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Luciano Tarantino, Pasquale Ambrosino, Matteo Nicola Dario Di Minno

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2015 Aug;21(32):9457-60.

 

Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) may occur in liver cirrhosis patients. Malignant PVT is a common complication in cirrhotic patients with concomitant hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and, in some cases, it may be even the initial sign of an undetected HCC. Detection of malignant PVT in ...

Last Updated: 2 Sep 2015

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New perspectives on the management of hepatocellular carcinoma with portal vein thrombosis.
 

Author(s): Hyun Young Woo, Jeong Heo

Journal: Clin Mol Hepatol. 2015 Jun;21(2):115-21.

 

Despite advances in the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), managing HCC with portal vein thrombosis (PVT) remains challenging. PVT is present in 10-40% of HCC cases at the time of diagnosis and its therapeutic options are very limited. Current guidelines mainly recommend ...

Last Updated: 9 Jul 2015

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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: 8 Mar 2016

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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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