portal vein


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Synonyms for portal vein

a short vein that carries blood into the liver

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Postoperative somatostatin is administered to reduce portal vein blood perfusion.
Tissue Diabetic Control Control Pancreas Sinusoidal capillaries +++ ++ + Interlobular capillaries + 0/+ +++ Liver Hepatic arteries ++ ++ +++ Portal veins ++ ++ +++ Sinusoids 0 0 0 Kidney Glomeruli +++ ++ + Capillaries +++ ++ 0/+ Intensity of immunohistochemical staining: 0, absent; +, low; ++, medium; +++, high.
The segment therefore receives vessels independently from left and right portal vein and hepatic arteries and drain independently into inferior vena cava by multiple small branches.
Portal vein thrombosis: prevalence, patient characteristics and lifetime risk: a population study based on 23,796 consecutive autopsies.
Keywords: Platelet count, portal vein, esophageal varices, gastrointestinal endoscopy, portal hypertension, liver cirrhosis
Presence of air in the main portal vein and its branches in the setting of PI is a sign of bowel necrosis (2).
A contemporaneous CT found thrombus extending from the TIPS into the portal vein.
Polysplenia syndrome with preduodenal portal vein detected in adults.
Pathology of the liver in Budd-Chiari syndrome: portal vein thrombosis and the histogenesis of veno-centric cirrhosis, veno-portal cirrhosis, and large regenerative nodules.
PPH early after the index operation may be arterial, usually from the uncinate process resection margin close to the superior mesenteric artery or venous from portal vein branches or from one of the 3 anastomoses.
Improvement in waveform reflects lowering of portal vein pressure.
Portal vein catheters were silicone tube, and the 2 mesenteric catheters were made of Tygon.
Septic thrombophlebitis of the portal vein due to acute cholecystitis.
Portal vein system thrombosis (PVST) referred to thrombosis in the portal vein, splenic, and superior mesenteric veins or intrahepatic portal vein branches [4].
The CT scan revealed anomalous venous anatomy with absence of the intrahepatic portal vein with end-toside communication of the extrahepatic, hypoplastic portal vein to the inferior vena cava (Figures 1 and 2).