In our third case, the virtual marking for the target portal vein
was anterior and superior to the expected location.
Techniques for implanting a chronic hepatic portal vein
transonic flow meter and catheters in the hepatic portal vein
, ileal mesenteric vein and carotid artery in swine.
We've measured lumen diameters of portal vein
in it's broad segment, vena lienalis, hepatic veins 2-3 cm above the place of their confluence in the vena cava inferior.
Tumor invades main portal vein
or its branches bilaterally
In our study we have investigated the possible predictive value of certain ultrasound parameters of portal vein
for the assessment of risk of bleeding oesophageal varices with liver cirrhosis and portal hypertension by comparing ultrasonographic and upper GI endoscopic findings.
Amoebic dysentery is the usual consequence of infection, and amoebic liver abscesses not uncommonly form as a result of haematogenous spread of parasite along the portal vein
With type III, the site being infracardiac (15%), connection occurs to the portal vein
, venous duct, or inferior vena cava below the diaphragm.
Urgent relaparotomy revealed an ischemic liver on the right, a transected common bile duct at the level of its confluence, a divided and ligated right hepatic artery and thrombosed portal vein
down to its confluence.
After four hours in surgery they came out to tell us they couldn't operate as the cancer had spread to Victoria's portal vein
Portal hypertension affects the blood flow into the portal vein
, which feeds blood to the liver.
In a procedure called islet transplantation, physicians take islet cells from a cadaver and infuse them into the portal vein
of a patient's liver, where the new cells start making insulin.
At the moment he has an enlarged spleen because of the FOP and a portal vein
between the liver and spleen is blocked which is putting too much pressure on his spleen.