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Portal vein thrombosis: a review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1543202     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Portal vein thrombosis (PVT) is a rare condition that affects both children and adults. This article reviews the existing literature on PVT, with an emphasis on recent developments. A comprehensive description of etiologic factors and clinical aspects is presented. Treatment issues that remain unresolved are addressed and a framework for the diagnostic work-up and management of patients with PVT is provided.
J Cohen; R R Edelman; S Chopra
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The American journal of medicine     Volume:  92     ISSN:  0002-9343     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Med.     Publication Date:  1992 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-04-08     Completed Date:  1992-04-08     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0267200     Medline TA:  Am J Med     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  173-82     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02215.
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MeSH Terms
Portal Vein*
Thrombosis* / diagnosis,  etiology,  therapy

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