Portal thrombosis

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Portal thrombosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Portal thrombosis" returned 236 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Balloon occlusion retrograde transvenous obliteration of gastric varices in two non-cirrhotic patients with portal vein thrombosis.
 

Author(s): Peyman Borghei, Seung Kwon Kim, Darryl A Zuckerman

Journal: Korean J Radiol. ;15(1):108-13.

 

This report describes two non-cirrhotic patients with portal vein thrombosis who underwent successful balloon occlusion retrograde transvenous obliteration (BRTO) of gastric varices with a satisfactory response and no complications. One patient was a 35-year-old female with a history ...

Last Updated: 5 Feb 2014

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An uncommon cause of portal vein thrombosis.
 

Author(s): I M de Jong, M C A Muller, G M Peterson, S W Polle

Journal: Neth J Med. 2013 Oct;71(8):431, 435.

 

Last Updated: 15 Oct 2013

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Risk factors and clinical characteristics of portal vein thrombosis after splenectomy in patients with liver cirrhosis.
 

Author(s): Mu-Xing Li, Xu-Feng Zhang, Zheng-Wen Liu, Yi Lv

Journal: HBPD INT. 2013 Oct;12(5):512-9.

 

Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is a potential lethal complication and may have negative influence on the prognosis after splenectomy in patients with liver cirrhosis. Prevention and timely detection of PVT are quite significant. There is a lack of knowledge about the clinical features ...

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2013

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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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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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Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS) for Prevention of Variceal Rebleeding in Cirrhotic Patients With Portal Vein Thrombosis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Decompensated Cirrhosis; Portal Vein Thrombosis; Bleeding Varices

 

Last Updated: 2 Jul 2012

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