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Research & Reviews  5,491 results

Causes and Management of Non-cirrhotic Portal Hypertension​.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11894-020-00792-0
Current Gastroenterology Reports; Gioia S, Nardelli S et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Non-cirrhotic portal hypertension (NCPH) includes a heterogeneous group of conditions. The aim of this paper is to make an overview on the denominations, diagnostical features and management of porto-sinusoidal vascular disease (PSVD) and chronic ...

Pancreatic ascites managed with a conservative approach: a case report.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s13256-020-02463-0
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Bhandari R, Chamlagain R et. al.

Sep 15th, 2020 - Pancreatic ascites refers to the massive accumulation of pancreatic fluid in the peritoneal cavity and is a rare entity. Chronic alcoholic pancreatitis is the most common cause. Ascites is commonly seen in patients with alcoholic liver disease and...

Consequences of TIPSS placement on the body composition of patients with cirrhosis and ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/apt.16080
Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics REFERENCES; Artru F, Miquet X et. al.

Sep 15th, 2020 - Body composition may be modified after improvement of portal hypertension (PHT) by transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPSS) insertion. To evaluate changes in body composition following TIPSS placement, their relationship with radiolog...

Unusual Clinical Course for Untreated Malformative Biliary Atresia Infant: Is Portal Hy...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000002932
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Di Dato F, Ranucci G et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - In biliary atresia infants left untreated, and in those with unsuccessful porto-enterostomy, hepatic condition and function worsen rapidly towards cirrhosis, malnutrition, portal hypertension with ascites and variceal haemorrhage: many die within ...

Hepatitis C virus-associated decompensated liver cirrhosis with refractory hepatic ence...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12328-020-01229-x
Clinical Journal of Gastroenterology; Takakusagi S, Shimizu M et. al.

Sep 11th, 2020 - Sofosbuvir/velpatasvir (SOF/VEL) is expected to be highly effective, even in patients with decompensated liver cirrhosis. However, portal hypertension can be problematic after achieving a sustained viral response (SVR), especially in patients with...

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Guidelines  17 results

Imaging of Kidney Cysts and Cystic Kidney Diseases in Children: An International Working Gro...
https://pubs.rsna.org/doi/full/10.1148/radiol.2018181243

Dec 31st, 2018 - Kidney cysts can manifest as focal disease (simple and complex kidney cysts), affect a whole kidney (eg, multicystic dysplastic kidney or cystic dysplasia), or manifest as bilateral cystic disease (eg, autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Nonvariceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2017.02.038
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Singh-Bhinder N et. al.

May 5th, 2017 - Upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) remains a significant cause of morbidity and mortality with mortality rates as high as 14%. This document addresses the indications for imaging UGIB that is nonvariceal and unrelated to portal hypertension. T...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Nonvariceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
https://www.jacr.org/article/S1546-1440(17)30221-1/fulltext
Singh-Bhinder, N.

Apr 30th, 2017 - Upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) remains a significant cause of morbidity and mortality with mortality rates as high as 14%. This document addresses the indications for imaging UGIB that is nonvariceal and unrelated to portal hypertension.

Portal hypertensive bleeding in cirrhosis: Risk stratification, diagnosis, and management: 2...
https://aasldpubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/hep.28906

Oct 26th, 2016 - This guidance provides a data‐supported approach to risk stratification, diagnosis, and management of patients with cirrhosis and portal hypertension (PH). A guidance document is different from a guideline.

Elastography Assessment of Liver Fibrosis: Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound Consensus C...
http://pubs.rsna.org/doi/10.1148/radiol.2015150619
Richard G. Barr

Jun 15th, 2015 - Chronic liver disease is a substantial worldwide problem. Its major consequence is increasing deposition of fibrous tissue within the liver, leading to the development of cirrhosis with its consequences, portal hypertension, hepatic insufficiency,.

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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  5,521 results

Causes and Management of Non-cirrhotic Portal Hypertension​.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11894-020-00792-0
Current Gastroenterology Reports; Gioia S, Nardelli S et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Non-cirrhotic portal hypertension (NCPH) includes a heterogeneous group of conditions. The aim of this paper is to make an overview on the denominations, diagnostical features and management of porto-sinusoidal vascular disease (PSVD) and chronic ...

Pancreatic ascites managed with a conservative approach: a case report.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s13256-020-02463-0
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Bhandari R, Chamlagain R et. al.

Sep 15th, 2020 - Pancreatic ascites refers to the massive accumulation of pancreatic fluid in the peritoneal cavity and is a rare entity. Chronic alcoholic pancreatitis is the most common cause. Ascites is commonly seen in patients with alcoholic liver disease and...

Consequences of TIPSS placement on the body composition of patients with cirrhosis and ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/apt.16080
Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics REFERENCES; Artru F, Miquet X et. al.

Sep 15th, 2020 - Body composition may be modified after improvement of portal hypertension (PHT) by transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPSS) insertion. To evaluate changes in body composition following TIPSS placement, their relationship with radiolog...

Unusual Clinical Course for Untreated Malformative Biliary Atresia Infant: Is Portal Hy...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000002932
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Di Dato F, Ranucci G et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - In biliary atresia infants left untreated, and in those with unsuccessful porto-enterostomy, hepatic condition and function worsen rapidly towards cirrhosis, malnutrition, portal hypertension with ascites and variceal haemorrhage: many die within ...

Hepatitis C virus-associated decompensated liver cirrhosis with refractory hepatic ence...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12328-020-01229-x
Clinical Journal of Gastroenterology; Takakusagi S, Shimizu M et. al.

Sep 11th, 2020 - Sofosbuvir/velpatasvir (SOF/VEL) is expected to be highly effective, even in patients with decompensated liver cirrhosis. However, portal hypertension can be problematic after achieving a sustained viral response (SVR), especially in patients with...

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News  57 results

Belapectin misses endpoints in NASH trial
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/218838/hepatology/belapectin-misses-endpoints-nash-trial?channel=346
Amy Karon, MDedge News

Mar 11th, 2020 - For patients with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) with cirrhosis and portal hypertension, belapectin therapy was safe but did not significantly improve fibrosis or hepatic venous pressure gradient, compared with placebo, according to the resul.

Would you recognize this ‘invisible’ encephalopathy?
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/208763/alzheimers-cognition/would-you-recognize-invisible-encephalopathy?channel=26934
Lee M. Flowers, MD, MPH

Oct 1st, 2019 - Mr. Z, an obese adult with a history of portal hypertension and cirrhosis from alcoholism, visits your clinic because he is having difficulty sleeping and concentrating at work.

Sarcoidosis Resulting in Exsanguinating Esophageal Variceal Hemorrhage
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/167282/pulmonology/sarcoidosis-resulting-exsanguinating-esophageal/page/0/1

Jun 4th, 2018 - Discussion Etiology Esophageal variceal hemorrhage is caused by pressure elevation in the portal venous system, leading to engorged esophageal veins that can bleed spontaneously. Approximately 90% of portal hypertension is due to liver cirrhosis.

Pendulum swings on mesenteric venous thrombosis treatment
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/156454/mesenteric-diseases/pendulum-swings-mesenteric-venous-thrombosis-treatment/page/0/1

Jan 18th, 2018 - Prognosis A retrospective review by Dr. Maldonado and coinvestigators of 80 noncirrhotic patients with MVT managed at New York University raised a red flag regarding the high risk of portal hypertension as a long-term sequela.

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Patient Education  3 results see all →