Items tagged “shunt”
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Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt
Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) is a treatment for portal hypertension in which direct communication is formed between a hepatic vein and a branch of the portal vein, thus allowing some proportion of portal flow to bypass the liver. The target portosystemic gradient after TI...
Peritoneal CSF pseudocysts
Published 24 Jul 2013
Ventriculitis: on a background of congenital hydrocephalus
Published 01 Mar 2016
Ommaya ventricular access device and VP shunt
Published 22 Mar 2017
Congenital intrahepatic portosystemic shunt classification
This congenital intrahepatic portosystemic shunt classification was proposed by Park et al. in 1990 1: type 1: single large vessel of constant diameter connecting the right portal vein to the Inferior vena cava type 2: localised, peripheral shunt with one or more communications in a single hep...
Published 13 Dec 2017