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Portopulmonary hypertension secondary to congenital extrahepatic portosystemic shunt with heterotaxy and polysplenia: A cause of sudden death in an infant.
Shunt occlusion and acute portal, splenic, and mesenteric venous thrombosis complicating placement of a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt.
1) The eponym referring to congenital extrahepatic portosystemic shunts was suggested by Howard and Davenport in 1997 in recognition of Abernethy.
Intrahepatic portosystemic shunts are usually discovered incidentally, or on presentation of complications such as hepatic encephalopathy.
The natural history of portal hypertension after transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts.
Effect of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt on pulmonary gas exchange in patients with portal hypertension and hepatopulmonary syndrome.
Detection of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt dysfunction: Value of duplex Doppler sonography.
Given the undefined nature of the patient's apparent cirrhosis and lack of demonstrable neoplastic liver disease by CT scan, portal venography and transjugular liver biopsy were performed to assess the potential option of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt for palliation of her refractory ascites.
This article defines the protocol for ultrasound imaging of the transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) and abnormal findings associated with TIPS placement.
California Hospital uses Toshiba's Infinix-i systems to perform general and peripheral vascular exams, including acute myocardial infarction, peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC), transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS), coronary, electrophysiology (EP) and radial procedures.
If RHH and PVT are combined in a cirrhotic patient, transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) may be a reasonable intervention.