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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).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract We present a case with hepatic myelopathy (HM) due to a surgical splenorenal shunt that was successfully treated by endovascular interventional techniques.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] in addition to shunt closure if a remarkable increase of portal vein pressure is observed by the shunt occlusion test.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Deepen your understanding of surgical anatomy to help with diagnosis, surgical operation, interventional radiology, and endoscopy.[books.google.com] After inclusion, during a mean follow-up period of 45 months, 12% of both the Control and Shunt Groups developed peptic ulcers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A male has been alive with patent shunt for 28 years and 1 month.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other surgical procedures have been used with variable degrees of success including the fashioning of a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPSS) or portacaval[texasliver.com]

  • 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[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] surgical margins 1 cm (9 cases).[journals.plos.org] Abstract A case is reported of hepatic vein thrombosis (Budd-Chiari syndrome) complicating ventriculoatrial shunt for tumoral hydrocephalus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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[jamanetwork.com] To compare the effectiveness of surgical procedures (selective or nonselective shunt, devascularization, and combined shunt and devascularization) in preventing recurrent[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: CT; MRI; Portal Hypertension; Portoazygos shunt; Portosystemic shunt[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Scimitar Syndrome

    […] thrombosis , May-Thurner syndrome , Portal vein thrombosis , Venous thrombosis , Budd-Chiari syndrome , Renal vein thrombosis , Paget-Schroetter disease ) - Varicose veins / Portacaval[wikidoc.org] 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[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Surgical correction is preferred in symptomatic patients or in patients with increased left-to-right shunt.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Portal Vein Thrombosis

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

  • 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.[mjdrdypu.org] 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[books.google.es] 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[link.springer.com]

  • Hepatic Vein Occlusion

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

  • Esophageal Varices

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