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629 Possible Causes for Portal Vein Thrombosis

  • Portal Cirrhosis

    Patients with cirrhosis and portal vein thrombosis who received anticoagulant therapy had increased recanalization, reduced progression of thrombosis and a lower incidence[healio.com] Background: Portal vein thrombosis occurs in about 20% of patients with liver cirrhosis.[the-hospitalist.org] […] doi: 10.1097/MCG.0000000000000834 CLINICAL REVIEWS Abstract Author Information Authors Article Metrics Metrics Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) in the cirrhotic population is[journals.lww.com]

  • Appendicitis

    Triphasic CTscan abdomen found thrombosis of right portal vein and its hepatic tributaries alongwith superior mesenteric vein (SMV) and its tributaries.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A complication rarely observed in the current era is pylephlebitis, or septic portal vein thrombosis.[emedicine.com]

  • Acute Pancreatitis

    Venous abnormalities detected included splenic vein (SV) thrombosis (31 scans, 19 patients), superior mesenteric vein (SMV) thrombosis (20 scans, 14 patients), and portal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: Acute pancreatitis; Echinococcosis; Hydatid cyst; Portal hypertension; Splenic vein thrombosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] thrombosis portal vein thrombosis fistula formation with pancreatic ascites : leakage of pancreatic secretions into the peritoneal cavity abdominal compartment syndrome The[radiopaedia.org]

  • Macronodular Cirrhosis

    Portal vein thrombosis: imaging findings. Am J Roentgenol 1994;162(1):77-81. Faria SC, Ganesan K, Mwangi I, et al.[jaocr.org] […] venous system enlarged portal vein: 13 mm (42% sensitive, 95-100% specific 6 ) slow portal venous flow reversal or to-and-fro portal venous flow portal venous thrombosis[radiopaedia.org] Although the most common cause of portal hypertension is cirrhosis, other causes include hepatic venous outflow obstruction or extrahepatic portal vein thrombosis or compression[jaocr.org]

  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma

    Re microspheres may be a potential treatment option for inoperable HCC with or without portal vein thrombosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] F-FDG PET/CT has a role in differentiating malignant from benign portal vein thrombosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] All of these approaches are contraindicated in patients with portal vein thrombosis (PVT).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Mesenteric Vein Thrombosis

    We report two cases of ischaemic jejunal stenosis occurring 4 weeks after successful treatment of portal and mesenteric vein thrombosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Background: Acute thrombosis of the portal vein (PV) and/or the mesenteric vein (MV) is a rare but potentially life-threatening disease.[karger.com] Portal vein embolization may have triggered a cascade of events that was expressed as portal and mesenteric vein thrombosis resulting from deficiency of protein S.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Pancreatitis

    […] mass in head of pancreas  Bile duct stenosis  Portal vein thrombosis  Duodenal obstruction  Duct strictures and/or stones  Ductal hypertension and dilatation  Pancreatic[slideshare.net] […] and/or splenic vein thrombosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This is often due to the ongoing inflammatory process which may lead to thrombosis of the surrounding veins.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

    vein thrombosis (PVT) is unknown.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Venous patency rates after pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) with portal vein (PV) resection are not well established, and the oncologic impact of portal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst

    Although we were able to successfully catheterize the percutaneous transhepatic portal vein (PTP), we could not achieve recanalization of the portal vein.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We present the case of a 58 year-old woman with a rapidly expanding pancreatic pseudocyst with portal venous fistulization causing portal vein thrombosis, in addition to biliary[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] PPVF was misdiagnosed as portal vein thrombosis in all patients who underwent CT as initial examination.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Myeloproliferative Disease

    The present study describes portal vein thrombosis (PVT) in two women as the first and single presenting symptom of latent or masked myeloproliferative disease (MPD).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Extrahepatic portal vein thrombosis and Budd-Chiari syndrome frequently result from multiple concurrent factors such as cirrhosis, intra-abdominal sepsis, procoagulant states[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The present study describes SVT (portal and splenic vein thrombosis) in a young woman as the first presenting symptom of latent ET.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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