Document Detail

Large Spontaneous Intrahepatic Portal-Systemic Venous Shunt Treated With Coil and Amplatzer Vascular Plug Embolization.
MedLine Citation:
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
Related Documents :
17985007 - Correlation of epicardial and systemic flow-mediated vasodilation in patients with atyp...
20237457 - Coronary artery calcification and mortality in diabetic patients with proteinuria.
18164157 - Usefulness of 64-slice mdct for follow-up of young children with coronary artery aneury...
21397437 - Midabdominal aortic coarctation presenting with severe pre-eclampsia.
2590927 - Carotid chemoreceptor function and structure in the atherosclerotic rabbit: respiratory...
2104067 - Carotid endarterectomy.
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 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-8-13     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100970607     Medline TA:  Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther     Country:  -    
Other Details:
Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Previous Document:  Rapid detection of tobacco viruses by reverse transcription loop-mediated isothermal amplification.
Next Document:  Comparison between blood and urinary fluid balance indices during dehydrating exercise and the subse...