Percutaneous transhepatic portal vein stenting in a patient with benign non-transplant postoperative portal vein stenosis: A case report

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Madhusudhan, KS; Agrawal, Nikhil; Srivastava, Deep N; Pal, Sujoy; Gupta, Arun K;
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging,volume 23,issue 4,pages351-353 (issn: 0971-3026, eissn: 1998-3808)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/0971-3026.125622, pmc: PMC3932579
  • Subject: Portal hypertension; portal vein stenosis; portal vein stenting | Portal hypertension | Vascular and Interventional Radiology | portal vein stenosis | portal vein stenting | R895-920 | Medical physics. Medical radiology. Nuclear medicine
    mesheuropmc: cardiovascular system | surgical procedures, operative

Extrahepatic portal vein stenosis is caused by a variety of benign and malignant diseases and results in development of symptoms due to portal hypertension. Benign post-surgical adhesions causing portal vein stenosis in non-transplant population is an uncommon etiology ... View more
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