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PORTAL

A trading platform operated by NASDAQ of closely-held companies and other companies for investment by extremely high net-worth individuals. This market is largely exempt from the requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. In 2007, the Portal Market required an individual to have a minimum net worth of $100 million to qualify to trade on it.
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PORTAL

A NASD trading system for unregistered foreign and domestic securities.
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Cases report: This study was made with 10 children suffering portal hypertension of prehepatic cause due to portal vein obstruction. In all of the patients a partial splenectomy was carried out in which the 2/3 superiors of the spleen were excised up with a ligature of the right gastroepyploics and coronary stomachal vessels.
Patients with portal vein obstruction and normal liver histology can be expected to live normal lives providing the oesophageal varices are under control.
Schalm, "Endoscopic sclerotherapy for bleeding oesophagogastric varices secondary to extrahepatic portal vein obstruction in an adult Caucasian population," European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, vol.