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The patient underwent a mesocaval shunt with a 8mm reinforced Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) graft.
As TIPS was not available locally and patient was young so we decided to go for a mesocaval shunt.
For patients without IVC obstruction, the portocaval or mesocaval shunts are reasonable options.