Portal vein occlusion with cavernous transformation
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Smith D, Portal vein occlusion with cavernous transformation. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 29 May 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-54995
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13 Aug 2017
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Background of haemachromatosis and bilateral hepatoma (path proven). Previous angiography confirmed portal vein occlusion, and not selected as transplant candidate.
Age: 60 years
Edinburgh Imaging Archive
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Delayed phase angiogram of hepatic vessels, demonstrating cavernous transformation of the occluded portal vein. Associated varices.
Angiography - 1980
This study demonstrates cavernous transformation and variceal formation as sequlae of portal vein occlusion, in this instance secondary to hepatic malignancy.
Part of Edinburgh imaging archive.