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 (2013)
  • Publisher: Medknow Publications & Media Pvt Ltd
  • Journal: The Indian Journal of Radiology & Imaging, volume 23, issue 4, pages 351-353 (issn: 0971-3026, eissn: 1998-3808)
  • 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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