Portal thrombosis

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Portal thrombosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Portal thrombosis" returned 336 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Y-configuration stent combined with iodine-125 seeds strand for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma with tumor thrombosis in portal vein branches: A case report.
 

Author(s): Tan Tan, Yudong Xiao, Shunke Zhou, Cong Ma, Zishu Zhang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Nov;96(46):e8660.

 

Currently, the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) associated with portal vein tumor thrombosis (PVTT) is a challenge. Percutaneous puncture endovascular placement of iodine-125 (I) seeds strand and stent is reported to treat HCC with tumor thrombus effectively. However, it ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Portal vein thrombosis before and after transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt placement: An observational study (STROBE compliant).
 

Author(s): Yue-Meng Wan, Yu-Hua Li, Hua-Mei Wu, Zhi-Yuan Xu, Ying Xu, Li-Hong Yang, Xi-Nan Wu, Jin-Hui Yang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Nov;96(45):e8498.

 

Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is common in patients with cirrhosis undergoing transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS). This study had 3-fold aims: to assess risk factors for PVT; to determine the efficacy of anticoagulant therapy; to investigate the impact of PVT on clinical ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Mechanical thrombolysis as an adjunct therapy to management of portal vein thrombosis following Radio Frequency Ablation.
 

Author(s): A O Hairol, C A Affirul, A Azlanudin, Z Zamri, J Razman, S Y Choi

Journal: Clin Ter. ;168(1):e5-e7.

 

Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) has evolved to become the treatment of choice for non-resectable recurrent colorectal liver metastasis. It is however, not without complications. Portal vein thrombosis following RFA is rare but can be fatal to the outcome of the patient. Here, we present ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Portal thrombosis" returned 39 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Fondaparinux is effective for acute portal vein thrombosis in decompensated cirrhotic patients.
 

Author(s): Zhi-Hao Zhang, Jing-Wen Zhang, Ping He, Yan Zhou, Chang-Yu Sun

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Oct;96(42):e8256.

 

Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is a rare but serious complication in the decompensated stage of cirrhosis, and recurrent upper gastrointestinal bleeding and refractory ascites can occur in such patients. In decompensated cirrhotic patients, the application of conventional anticoagulant ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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A systematic review on the safety and effectiveness of yttrium-90 radioembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma with portal vein tumor thrombosis.
 

Author(s): Zhongzhi Jia, Guomin Jiang, Feng Tian, Chunfu Zhu, Xihu Qin

Journal: Saudi J Gastroenterol. ;22(5):353-359.

 

Over the past two decades, several advances have been made in the management of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and portal vein tumor thrombosis (PVTT). Yttrium-90 ( 90 Y) radioembolization has recently been made a treatment option for patients with HCC and PVTT. However, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Management of hepatocellular carcinoma with portal vein tumor thrombosis: Review and update at 2016.
 

Author(s): Stephen L Chan, Charing C N Chong, Anthony W H Chan, Darren M C Poon, Kenneth S H Chok

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2016 Aug;22(32):7289-300.

 

Portal vein tumor thrombosis (PVTT) is a common phenomenon in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Compared to HCC without PVTT, HCC with PVTT is characterized by an aggressive disease course, worse hepatic function, a higher chance of complications related to portal hypertension and poorer ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The Effect of Anticoagulation in Cirrhotic Patients With Portal Vein Thrombosis:A Multicenter RCT
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Portal Vein Thrombosis; Liver Cirrhosis

 

Last Updated: 14 Dec 2015

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TIPS vs Endoscopic Therapy for Variceal Rebleeding in Cirrhotic Patients With Portal Vein Thrombosis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Portal Vein Thrombosis; Liver Cirrhosis

 

Last Updated: 18 Jul 2017

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Xarelto Versus no Treatment for the Prevention of Recurrent Thrombosis in Patients With Chronic Portal Vein Thrombosis.
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Deep Vein Thrombosis; Chronic Portal Vein Thrombosis

 

Last Updated: 3 Nov 2017

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