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179 Possible Causes for Portacaval, Shunts, Surgical

  • Splenorenal Shunt

    However, end-to-side portacaval shunts caused a greater decrease in peripheral resistance than distal splenorenal shunts (-23 /- 18 vs -11 /- 27%, P 0.05).[] Abstract We present a case with hepatic myelopathy (HM) due to a surgical splenorenal shunt that was successfully treated by endovascular interventional techniques.[] […] in addition to shunt closure if a remarkable increase of portal vein pressure is observed by the shunt occlusion test.[]

  • Portacaval Anastomosis

    , pōrtŏ-kāvăl ) Concerning the portal vein and the inferior vena cava. portacaval, portocaval pertaining to or connecting the portal vein and caudal vena cava. portacaval[] Deepen your understanding of surgical anatomy to help with diagnosis, surgical operation, interventional radiology, and endoscopy.[] After inclusion, during a mean follow-up period of 45 months, 12% of both the Control and Shunt Groups developed peptic ulcers.[]

  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome

    […] studies of the treatment of 60 patients with BCS who were divided into three groups: the first had occlusion confined to the hepatic veins treated by direct side-to-side portacaval[] A male has been alive with patent shunt for 28 years and 1 month.[] Other surgical procedures have been used with variable degrees of success including the fashioning of a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPSS) or portacaval[]

  • Hepatic Vein Thrombosis

    Side-to-side portacaval or mesocaval shunt operation may convert the portal vein into an effective hepatic outflow vessel and reduce intrahepatic pressure and decrease injury[] surgical margins 1 cm (9 cases).[] Abstract A case is reported of hepatic vein thrombosis (Budd-Chiari syndrome) complicating ventriculoatrial shunt for tumoral hydrocephalus.[]

  • Portal Hypertension

    […] hypersplenism, gastrointestinal bleeding, and ascites. 2 This report describes two patients with portal hypertension and bleeding esophageal varices who were successfully treated by portacaval[] To compare the effectiveness of surgical procedures (selective or nonselective shunt, devascularization, and combined shunt and devascularization) in preventing recurrent[] KEYWORDS: CT; MRI; Portal Hypertension; Portoazygos shunt; Portosystemic shunt[]

  • Scimitar Syndrome

    […] thrombosis , May-Thurner syndrome , Portal vein thrombosis , Venous thrombosis , Budd-Chiari syndrome , Renal vein thrombosis , Paget-Schroetter disease ) - Varicose veins / Portacaval[] Abstract We describe a new surgical procedure for the scimitar syndrome using the walls of the right atrium and inferior vena cava as a flap to prevent kinking and stenosis[] Surgical correction is preferred in symptomatic patients or in patients with increased left-to-right shunt.[]

  • Portal Vein Thrombosis

    In this case, the most common form of shunt is the portacaval shunts.[] If portal vein thrombus occurs after donor hepatectomy, anticoagulation and surgical thrombectomy and even portal vein reconstruction should be kept in mind.[] shunt embolization.[]

  • Mesenteric-Portal Fistula

    The technic of using Vitallium tubes in establishing portacaval shunts for portal hypertension. Ann Surg 1945;122:476-89. Rousselot LM, Ruzicka FF, Doehner GA.[] The book bases its approach on the information gathered by MIS observation and the step-by-step descriptions, by using illustrations and videos of surgical procedures for[] Extrahepatic shunts may be divided into type 1 [end-to-side mesenterico-caval fistula with congenital absence of the portal vein (PV)] and type 2 (partial portocaval shunt[]

  • Hepatic Vein Occlusion

    It is suggested that early side to side portacaval anastomosis is the current treatment of choice.[] Uses expanded tables to outline specific differential diagnostic points helpful for surgical pathologists.[] Balloon dilation of the TIPS shunt was applied.[]

  • Esophageal Varices

    Portacaval shunting is a major operation, requiring an abdominal incision.[] We assessed the surgical outcome of hepatectomy and aimed to clarify the indications and management of HCC in patients with concomitant EV.[] G.: Selectivity of the Distal Splenorenal Shunt. Surgery 86: 663, 1979.[]