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Large Spontaneous Intrahepatic Portal-Systemic Venous Shunt Treated With Coil and Amplatzer Vascular Plug Embolization.
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PMID:  22886187     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Spontaneous intrahepatic portal-systemic shunts are rare and can lead to significant encephalopathy. If intervention is recommended, transcatheter embolization is preferred. Various embolization techniques have been described using a wide range of embolization materials. In this report, the authors describe a useful embolization technique for managing a complex, large type 3 spontaneous intrahepatic portal-systemic shunt using Nester coils and Amplatzer vascular plugs through both percutaneous systemic and transhepatic approaches.
Adam H Power; Haraldur Bjarnason
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-8-10
Journal Detail:
Title:  Perspectives in vascular surgery and endovascular therapy     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1521-5768     ISO Abbreviation:  Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther     Publication Date:  2012 Aug 
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Created Date:  2012-8-13     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100970607     Medline TA:  Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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