TITLE

Intrahepatic portal hypertension secondary to metastatic carcinoma of the prostate

AUTHOR(S)
Attila, Tan; Datta, Milton W; Sudakoff, Gary; Abu-Hajir, Majed; Massey, Benson T
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS99
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the article "Intrahepatic Portal Hypertension Secondary to Metastatic Carcinoma of the Prostate," by Tan Attila, Milton W. Datta, Gary Sudakoff, Majed Abu-Hajir and Benson T. Massey is presented.
ACCESSION #
66954290

 

Related Articles

  • Management of portal hypertension and esophageal varices ... Trevillyan, Jeanine; Carroll, Peter J. // American Family Physician;4/1/1997, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p1851 

    Discusses information on how to manage portal hypertension, a frequent consequence of liver disease, especially alcoholic cirrhosis. Clinical findings associated with cirrhotic liver disease; Three distinct clinical phases in the management of portal hypertension; Child's criteria for hepatic...

  • Book reviews. Lapointe, Real // Canadian Journal of Surgery;Oct99, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p392 

    Reviews the book `Portal Hypertension. A Multidisciplinary Approach to Current Clinical Management,' edited by Stuart J. Knechtle.

  • Partial portal decompression alleviates thrombocytopenia of portal hypertension. McAllister, Earl; Goode, Sarah // American Surgeon;Feb1995, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p129 

    Evaluates whether the reduction of portal pressures seen in patients undergoing H-graft portacaval shunt (HGPS) is sufficient to relieve the thrombocytopenia seen in patients with portal hypertension. Effectiveness of partial portal decompression using the small diameter HGPS in alleviating...

  • Splenoma with Portal Hypertension. Bhagwat, A.G.; Datta, D.V.; Mitra, Sunanda; Aikat, B.K. // British Medical Journal;8/30/1975, Vol. 3 Issue 5982, p520 

    Examines the association between symptomatic splenoma and portal hypertension. Symptoms of the disease; Methodology of the treatment; Clinical features of the disease.

  • Beta-Blockers to Prevent Gastroesophageal Varices in Cirrhosis. Groszmann, Roberto J.; Garcia-Tsao, Guadalupe; Bosch, Jaime // New England Journal of Medicine;3/23/2006, Vol. 354 Issue 12, p1318 

    A response from Roberto J. Groszmann and colleagues to a letter to the editor on portal hypertensive gastropathy associated with patients of cirrhosis and portal hypertension is presented.

  • Quantitative evaluation of the hepatic functional reserve using technetium-99m DTPA-galactosyl human serum albumin before and after transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt. Kira, Tomohiro; Tomiguchi, Seiji; Kira, Mitsuko; Ohyama, Yoichi; Takahashi, Mutsumasa // European Journal of Nuclear Medicine;1997, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p1268 

    Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS), a new therapeutic method, has been performed widely for the treatment of portal hypertension. TIPS produces a decrease in the portal blood flow to the hepatic parenchyma, which is considered to cause a reduction in hepatic functional reserve....

  • Acute propranolol administration effectively decreases portal pressure in patients with TIPS dysfunction. Bellis, L.; Moitinho, E.; Abraldes, J.G.; Graupera, M.; García-Pagán, J.C.; Rodés, J.; Bosch, J. // Gut;Jan2003, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p130 

    Background and aims: Up to 60% of patients treated with transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) require angioplasty or restenting during the first year of follow up because of TIPS dysfunction (stenosis of the intrahepatic shunt increasing the portal pressure gradient above the 12...

  • The Microcirculatory Status of Portal Hypertensive Gastric Mucosa in "Normal" and Postsclerotherapy Patients. Eleftheriadis, Efthimios; Kotzampassi, Katerina; Aletras, Homeros // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov1990, Vol. 85 Issue 11, p1538 

    Presents a letter to the editor about the increase in gastric congestion caused by portal hypertension among postsclerotherapy patients.

  • Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt: Efficacy... Cosenza, Carlos A.; Hoffman, Allen L. // American Surgeon;Oct1996, Vol. 62 Issue 10, p835 

    Presents a study which dealt with the authors' experience with transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts (TIPS) in patients with portal hypertension. Effect of procedure on patients who subsequently underwent orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT); Materials and methods used in study;...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics