Portal vein thrombosis

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Portal vein thrombosis

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

Usefulness of artificial jump graft to portal vein thrombosis in deceased donor liver transplantation.
 

Author(s): Hong Pil Hwang, Jae Do Yang, Sang In Bae, Si Eun Hwang, Baik Hwan Cho, Hee Chul Yu

Journal: Yonsei Med. J.. 2015 Mar;56(2):586-90.

 

Severe portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is often considered a relative contraindication for living donor liver transplantation due to high associated risks and morbidity. Meanwhile, improvement in operative techniques, resulting in higher success rates has removed PVT from the list of ...

Last Updated: 16 Feb 2015

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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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Right hepatectomy due to portal vein thrombosis in vasculobiliary injury following laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a case report.
 

Author(s): Stipislav Jadrijevic, Davorin Sef, Branislav Kocman, Anna Mrzljak, Hrvoje Matasic, Dinko Skegro

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Vasculobiliary injury composed of bile duct, portal vein and hepatic artery injury is a rare, but the most severe, complication after cholecystectomy that may require hepatectomy or even urgent liver transplantation.

Last Updated: 17 Dec 2014

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The terms "Portal vein thrombosis" returned 22 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Portal vein thrombosis: what is new?
 

Author(s): María Del Carmen Manzano-Robleda, Beatriz Barranco-Fragoso, Misael Uribe, Nahum Méndez-Sánchez

Journal: Ann Hepatol. ;14(1):20-7.

 

Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is one of the most common vascular disorders of the liver with significant morbidity and mortality. Large cohort studies have reported a global prevalence of 1%, but in some risk groups it can be up to 26%. Causes of PVT are cirrhosis, hepatobiliary malignancy, ...

Last Updated: 24 Dec 2014

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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 Pécora, 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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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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Anticoagulation for Non-occlusive Portal Vein Thrombosis in Patients With Liver Cirrhosis
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Liver Cirrhosis; Portal Vein Thrombosis; Anticoagulation

 

Last Updated: 15 Aug 2015

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