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Budd-Chiari syndrome treated by percutaneous transluminal angioplasty. Report of a case.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3156468     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty was performed in a patient with an incomplete obstruction of the inferior vena cava producing the Budd-Chiari syndrome. The web was successfully dilated percutaneously by three simultaneously inflated 9 mm balloon catheters. Symptoms and signs of obstruction of the inferior vena cava improved without any complications. This method is recommended because of its safety, low procedure related risk, and the possibility of recurrent use.
Authors:
S Sawada; T Oshima; T Kato; Y Kubota; Y Tanaka
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta radiologica: diagnosis     Volume:  26     ISSN:  0567-8056     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Radiol Diagn (Stockh)     Publication Date:    1985 Jan-Feb
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1985-04-15     Completed Date:  1985-04-15     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370367     Medline TA:  Acta Radiol Diagn (Stockh)     Country:  SWEDEN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  25-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Angioplasty, Balloon*
Budd-Chiari Syndrome / therapy*
Humans
Male
Middle Aged

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