Portal thrombosis

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Portal thrombosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Portal thrombosis" returned 355 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Anticoagulation treatment of portal vein thrombosis in a patient with cirrhosis awaiting liver transplantation: A case report.
 

Author(s): Jian Wang, Jia-Sui Chai, Ya-Min Zhang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jun;97(26):e11183.

 

Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is relatively common in patients with liver cirrhosis waiting for liver transplantation (LT). Anticoagulation is an important non-invasive treatment strategy for patients with cirrhosis and PVT.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Acute portal vein thrombosis after hepatectomy in a patient with hepatolithiasis: A case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Zun-Yi Zhang, Ke-Shuai Dong, Er-Lei Zhang, Zhi-Yong Huang, Xiao-Ping Chen, Han-Hua Dong

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jun;97(25):e11174.

 

Portal vein thrombosis is defined as any thrombosis that develops in the portal vein system. It is considered a very rare and extremely lethal complication of hepatopancreatobiliary surgery.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Mesocaval Shunt Creation for Jejunal Variceal Bleeding with Chronic Portal Vein Thrombosis.
 

Author(s): Ja Kyung Yoon, Man Deuk Kim, Do Yun Lee, Seok Joo Han

Journal: Yonsei Med. J.. 2018 Jan;59(1):162-166.

 

The creation of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) is a widely performed technique to relieve portal hypertension, and to manage recurrent variceal bleeding and refractory ascites in patients where medical and/or endoscopic treatments have failed. However, portosystemic ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Portal thrombosis" returned 41 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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Postoperative inflammation as a possible cause of portal vein thrombosis after irreversible electroporation for locally advanced pancreatic cancer.
 

Author(s): Jun-Jun Su, Ming Su, Kai Xu, Peng-Fei Wang, Li Yan, Shi-Chun Lu, Wan-Qing Gu, Yong-Liang Chen

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2017 Aug;23(32):6003-6006.

 

Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is a rare but serious postoperative complication associated with irreversible electroporation (IRE). We report a case of postoperative PVT in a 54-year-old woman who underwent IRE for locally advanced pancreatic cancer. Drain removal and discharge of the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Case report: acute portal vein thrombosis associated with acute cytomegalovirus infection in an immunocompetent adult.
 

Author(s): Fania Puccia, Vania Lombardo, Lydia Giannitrapani, Anna Licata, Giovanni Mazzola, Maurizio Soresi

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Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection is usually asymptomatic and self-limiting in healthy individuals, but significant complications can develop in immunosuppressed patients. Venous or arterial thromboembolic phenomena are uncommon yet very serious complications of CMV infection. Most ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

TIPS or Anticoagulation in Portal Vein Thrombosis
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Thrombosis Portal Vein

 

Last Updated: 13 Feb 2018

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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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