*  Transient elastography versus hepatic venous pressure gradient for diagnosing portal hypertension: a systematic review and meta...
... clinically significant portal hypertension, and severe portal hypertension ... Portal hypertension. 2. Total. ≥8.0-8.74. 0.88 (0.86-0.90). 0.74 (0.67-0.81). 0.83 (0.81-0.84). 0.88 (0.85-0.90). 0.86 (0.79- ... Severe portal hypertension. 5. Total. ≥17.6-23.0. 0.76 (0.53-0.94). 0.82 (0.67-0.92). 0.85 (0.79-0.95). 0.76 (0.58-0.91). 0.85 ... Significant portal hypertension. 8. Total. ≥13.6-21.0. 0.87 (0.63-0.97). 0.71 (0.50-0.93). 0.84 (0.56-0.97). 0.76 (0.35-0.92). ...
  https://www.e-cmh.org/journal/view.php?number=1337
*  Probiotics for Portal Hypertension - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Probiotics for Portal Hypertension. The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the ... Hypertension, Portal. Propranolol. Norfloxacin. Adrenergic beta-Antagonists. Adrenergic Antagonists. Adrenergic Agents. ... Consecutive patients of cirrhosis with portal hypertension who fulfill the following criteria:. *Diagnosed cases of cirrhosis ( ... Consecutive patients of cirrhosis with portal hypertension who fulfill the following criteria:. *Diagnosed cases of cirrhosis ( ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01134692?recr=Open&cond=%22Varicose+Veins%22&rank=13
*  Systemic Mastocytosis Complicated by Non-Cirrhotic Portal Hypertension and Variceal Bleeding | ACG Case Reports Journal - An...
Despite a lack of symptoms, the patient developed mast cell infiltration of the portal vein and subsequent portal hypertension. ... Our patient's portal hypertension, thought to be due to hepatic mast cell infiltration, is associated with aggressive disease ... First described by Capron et al in 1978, non-cirrhotic portal hypertension as a result of systemic mastocytosis is thought to ... Systemic Mastocytosis Complicated by Non-Cirrhotic Portal Hypertension and Variceal Bleeding. Download PDF Thomas R. McCarty, ...
  http://acgcasereports.gi.org/systemic-mastocytosis-complicated-by-non-cirrhotic-portal-hypertension-and-variceal-bleeding/
*  Duodenal and jejunal polyps in extra-hepatic portal hypertension | Pediatric Oncall Journal
Thus not all bleeding in portal hypertension is due to varices but can also be due to portal hypertensive polyps. References 1 ... A 7 years old boy suffering from extrahepatic portal hypertension had an episode of malena. An upper GI endoscopy was done. ... 3} Polyp can also occur due to portal hypertension duodenopathy which on histology may show presence of multiple thick walled ... The most common manifestations of portal hypertension are esophageal and gastric varices. Gastric mucosal changes such as ...
  https://www.pediatriconcall.com/pediatric-journal/view/fulltext-articles/1056/t/110/0/0/new
*  Portal Hypertension - Health Encyclopedia - University of Rochester Medical Center
Portal Hypertension. Portal hypertension is high blood pressure of the portal vein. The portal vein is located in your abdomen ... and endoscopic exams to see if you have portal hypertension. Treatment. Healthcare providers treat portal hypertension in ... your healthcare provider may treat portal hypertension with shunting. This involves putting stents in the portal vein to open ... When you have portal hypertension, the increased pressure means it is harder for the blood from the liver to flow through the ...
  https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/encyclopedia/content.aspx?ContentTypeID=134&ContentID=179
*  Splanchnic hyposensitivity to glypressin in a haemorrhage/transfused rat model of portal hypertension: role of nitric oxide and...
... in rats with portal hypertension induced by partial portal vein ligation (PVL). At 14 days after the operation, systemic and ... Splanchnic hyposensitivity to glypressin in a haemorrhage/transfused rat model of portal hypertension: role of nitric oxide and ... Splanchnic hyposensitivity to glypressin in a haemorrhage/transfused rat model of portal hypertension: role of nitric oxide and ... Splanchnic hyposensitivity to glypressin in a haemorrhage/transfused rat model of portal hypertension: role of nitric oxide and ...
  http://www.clinsci.org/content/99/6/475
*  Randomized Controlled Trial to Assess the Effects of Sapropterin on Hepatic and Systemic Hemodynamics in Patients With Liver...
Hypertension. Fibrosis. Liver Cirrhosis. Hypertension, Portal. Vascular Diseases. Cardiovascular Diseases. Pathologic Processes ... Diminishing portal hypertension by drugs (beta-blockers) is associated with a protection in the development of complications ... from portal hypertension. For this reason it is important to investigate and develop drugs that can reduce the portal pressure ... Portal hypertension and its complications (variceal bleeding, encephalopathy, spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, hepatorenal ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01456286
*  Idiopathic portal hypertension associated with cytotoxic drugs. | Journal of Clinical Pathology
Four patients developed clinically important portal hypertension with histological features of idiopathic portal hypertension ... There is an association between idiopathic portal hypertension and the use of chemotherapeutic agents, particularly thioguanine ... Mild sclerosis of some small portal triads was the only abnormality seen at light microscopical examination in three of the ...
  http://jcp.bmj.com/content/43/3/206
*  Optimal Treatment on Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) With Cirrhotic Portal Hypertension - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Hypertension. Carcinoma, Hepatocellular. Hypertension, Portal. Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial. Neoplasms by Histologic ... Optimal Treatment on Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) With Cirrhotic Portal Hypertension. This study is currently recruiting ... Hepatocellular Carcinoma(HCC) Cirrhotic Portal Hypertension Procedure: Precise hepatectomy Other: Combined intervention ( ... There is no consensus about the optimal treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with cirrhotic portal hypertension, While ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01642446
*  The role of pericentral fibrosis in experimental portal hypertension in rats - Shibayama - 1991 - Liver International - Wiley...
ABSTRACT- To clarify the relation of pericentral fibrosis to portal hypertension, measurements of portal vascular resistance in ... The role of pericentral fibrosis in experimental portal hypertension in rats. Authors. *. Yuro Shibayama M.D.,. Corresponding ... The portal vascular resistance was increased and the portal vein pressure was elevated markedly. The blood pressure gradient ... Morphometry of sinusoids and portal hypertension in non-alcoholic cirrhosis, Journal of Hepatology, 1994, 21, 2, 167. CrossRef ...
  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1600-0676.1991.tb00498.x/abstract
*  Portal Hypertension … Ascites and Splenomegaly
There are several complications of Portal Hypertension(PH), including one of the most precarious side effects called Esophageal ... Portal Hypertension - Networking Resource. A resource guide for those diagnosed with portal hypertension or portal vein ... Tagged as: ascites, diuretics, esophageal varices, gastroenterologist, portal hypertension, portal pressure, portal vein ... The page is called Portal Hypertension and Portal Vein Thrombosis in Children and Adults. The page was created by a Mom in ...
  http://www.portal-hypertension.com/2011/03/ascites-splenomegaly/
*  Liver and spleen transient elastography predicts portal hypertension in patients with chronic liver disease: a prospective...
... while 6-9 mmHg has been determined as subclinical portal hypertension [2]. It has shown that portal pressure can predict ... Liver stiffness and the prediction of clinically significant portal hypertension and portal hypertensive complications. Scand J ... Portal hypertension is a common and important finding in patients with progressive liver disease of any etiology, leading to ... Evaluation of portal hypertension and varices by acoustic radiation force impulse imaging of the liver compared to transient ...
  https://bmcgastroenterol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12876-015-0414-z
*  Portopulmonary hypertension - Wikipedia
Portopulmonary hypertension (PPH) is defined by the coexistence of portal and pulmonary hypertension. PPH is a serious ... Pulmonary hypertension complicating portal hypertension: prevalence and relation to splanchnic hemodynamics. Gastroenterology ... The diagnosis of portopulmonary hypertension is based on hemodynamic criteria: . Portal hypertension and/or liver disease ( ... In portal hypertension, blood will shunt from portal to systemic circulation, bypassing the liver. This leaves unmetabolized ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portopulmonary_hypertension
*  Portal hypertensive gastropathy - Wikipedia
Portal hypertensive gastropathy refers to changes in the mucosa of the stomach in patients with portal hypertension; by far the ... Congestion of the mucosa in other parts of the gastrointestinal tract can also be seen in portal hypertension. When the ... Since it treats the root cause of portal hypertension gastropathy, it has been putatively used for the condition. The ... Bini EJ, Lascarides CE, Micale PL, Weinshel EH (2000). "Mucosal abnormalities of the colon in patients with portal hypertension ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portal_hypertensive_gastropathy
*  Portal Hypertension | SpringerLink
Voorhees, A.B., Price, J.B.: Extrahepatic portal hypertension. Arch Surg. 108: 338, 1974.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar ... Portal Hypertension Esophageal Varix Variceal Hemorrhage Portacaval Shunt Splenorenal Shunt These keywords were added by ... Pinkerton, J.A., Holcomb, G.W., Foster, J.H.: Portal hypertension in childhood. Ann. Surg. 175:870, 1972.Google Scholar ... Turrill, F.L., Mikkelsen, W.P.: "Sinistral" (left sided) extrahepatic portal hypertension. Arch. Surg 99: 365, 1969.PubMed ...
  https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4757-1755-6_3
*  Ultrasonic diagnosis of portal hypertension. | The BMJ
Ultrasonic diagnosis of portal hypertension. Br Med J (Clin Res Ed) 1983; 287 :1299 ... Ultrasonic diagnosis of portal hypertension.. Br Med J (Clin Res Ed) 1983; 287 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.287.6401.1299-b ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/287/6401/1299.3
*  Portal Hypertension | Cleveland Clinic
Find information on portal hypertension symptoms, causes, treatments and the TIPS procedure. ... Learn about portal hypertension from the Cleveland Clinic. ... Portal Hypertension Portal hypertension is an increase in the ... What is portal hypertension?. Portal hypertension is an increase in the pressure within the portal vein (the vein that carries ... What causes portal hypertension?. The most common cause of portal hypertension is cirrhosis, or scarring of the liver. ...
  https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/4912-portal-hypertension
*  What is Portal Hypertension? (with pictures)
Portal hypertension is a condition in which the liver does not get enough blood because of high blood pressure in the portal ... Portal hypertension is a condition in which the liver does not receive enough blood due to high blood pressure of the portal ... Other possible causes of portal hypertension are hepatitis C and thrombosis, or blood clots of the portal veins. ... The majority of portal hypertension cases are due to other disorders or conditions that cause damage to the liver. One of the ...
  https://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-portal-hypertension.htm
*  Portal Hypertension - What You Need to Know
Care guide for Portal Hypertension. Includes: possible causes, signs and symptoms, standard treatment options and means of care ... What is portal hypertension?. Portal hypertension is high blood pressure in the portal vein of your liver. Your portal vein is ... How is portal hypertension treated?. *Beta-blockers lower the blood pressure in your portal vein by slowing your heart rate and ... Family history of portal hypertension, or a narrowed portal vein at birth ...
  https://www.drugs.com/cg/portal-hypertension.html
*  Hydatid Cysts of Liver and Portal Hypertension
Hydatid Cysts of Liver and Portal Hypertension. Ali Emre,1,2 Orhan Arioğul,1 Aydin Alper,1 Attilâ Ökten,1 Ali Uras,1 and ... Two cases of portal hypertension due to hydatid cysts of the liver are reported. In one of the patients, symptoms were ... Therefore hydatidosis should be remembered amongst the causes of portal hypertension in countries where the disease is endemic. ... The other patient was operated on with a diagnosis of extrahepatic presinusoidal portal hypertension caused by extrinsic ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/hpb/1990/054578/abs/
*  PORTAL HYPERTENSION - VEIN STOMACH - Liver Disorders - MedHelp
WHAT are the options for portal hypertension? Dr. Kevn Hsu of Austin Texas only has Ricky on Naldolol to keep the pressure down ... PORTAL HYPERTENSION - VEIN STOMACH. WHAT are the options for portal hypertension? Dr. Kevn Hsu of Austin Texas only has Ricky ... Yes Nadolol is the appropriate treatment for portal hypertension. Portal hypertension is a complication of cirrhosis. It is not ... Yes Nadolol is the appropriate treatment for portal hypertension. Portal hypertension is a complication of cirrhosis. It is not ...
  http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Liver-Disorders/PORTAL-HYPERTENSION---VEIN-STOMACH/show/1852012
*  Endoscopy in the management of portal hypertension | SpringerLink
Endoscopy plays a central role in the management of portal hypertension contributing to: early detection of esophageal and ... Endoscopy in the management of portal hypertension. In: Groszmann R.J., Bosch J. (eds) Portal Hypertension in the 21st Century ... Portal hypertension and variceal bleeding: an AASLD single topic symposium. Hepatology. 1998;28:868-80.PubMedCrossRefGoogle ... French-Speaking Club for the Study of Portal Hypertension. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 1999;11:741-5.PubMedCrossRefGoogle ...
  https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-94-007-1042-9_21
*  Portal Hypertension | St. Louis Children's Hospital
Information on portal hypertension or high blood pressure in children including causes, symptoms and treatment from St. Louis ... Portal hypertension may be due to increased blood pressure in the portal blood vessels, or resistance to blood flow through the ... Portal hypertension is abnormally high blood pressure in the portal vein, which supplies the liver with blood from the ... Portal hypertension can lead to the growth of new blood vessels (called collaterals) that connect blood flow from the intestine ...
  http://www.stlouischildrens.org/diseases-conditions/portal-hypertension
*  The "caput medusae" sign in portal hypertension | SpringerLink
Cho KC, Patel YD, Wachsberg RH, Seeff J (1995) Varices in portal hypertension: evaluation with CT. RadioGraphics 15:609-622. ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00261-018-1493-4
*  Portal Hypertension | Gut
Janus-kinase-2 relates directly to portal hypertension and to complications in rodent and human cirrhosis Sabine Klein, Johanna ... Sequential shear-wave elastography of liver and spleen rules out clinically significant portal hypertension in compensated ... therapeutic potential of vascular stem/progenitor cells in pathological neovascularisation during chronic portal hypertension ... versus endoscopic band ligation plus propranolol for the prevention of variceal rebleeding in cirrhotic patients with portal ...
  http://gut.bmj.com/keyword/portal-hypertension