Items tagged “shunt”

9 results found
Article

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...
Case

Peritoneal CSF pseudocysts

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Paul Simkin
Published 24 Jul 2013
92% complete
CT
Case

Ventriculitis: on a background of congenital hydrocephalus

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Mahmoud Yacout Alabd
Published 01 Mar 2016
95% complete
MRI
Case

Ommaya ventricular access device and VP shunt

 Diagnosis certain
Miss Sally-Ann Price
Published 22 Mar 2017
91% complete
X-ray
Article

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...
Case

Ventriculoatrial shunt

 Diagnosis certain
Konstantin Benno Bräutigam
Published 13 Dec 2017
86% complete
MRIX-ray
Article

Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn

The most common cause of pulmonary hypertension in newborns is persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN). It occurs in term or late preterms infants, where the fetal shunts persist after birth and fail to close. It falls under group 1.5 of the Dana Point classification system of pu...
Case

CSF overshunting associated with bilateral subdural haematoma

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Ahmed Abdulsahib Khawwam
Published 30 Nov 2018
83% complete
CT
Case

Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn

 Diagnosis certain
Roy Waknin
Published 25 Nov 2018
97% complete
X-ray

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