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Hybrid treatment of a case of obliterative hepatocavopathy (Budd-Chiari syndrome)


Siclari, Francesco; Trunfio, Rafael; Moschovitis, Giorgio; van den Berg, Jos C; Cassina, Tiziano; Regazzoni, Stefano (2013). Hybrid treatment of a case of obliterative hepatocavopathy (Budd-Chiari syndrome). Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 96(3):1062-1064.

Abstract

Progressive obliteration of the intrahepatic course of a inferior vena cava is an insidious disease that may lead to portal hypertension with progressive liver engorgement and ultimately to liver cirrhosis. Early diagnosis is extremely important so that therapeutic modalities can be offered that can favorably change the natural course of the disease. We present the case of a young woman whose obliterated vena cava could be successfully recanalized by a combined surgical and interventional technique.

Abstract

Progressive obliteration of the intrahepatic course of a inferior vena cava is an insidious disease that may lead to portal hypertension with progressive liver engorgement and ultimately to liver cirrhosis. Early diagnosis is extremely important so that therapeutic modalities can be offered that can favorably change the natural course of the disease. We present the case of a young woman whose obliterated vena cava could be successfully recanalized by a combined surgical and interventional technique.

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Item Type:Journal Article, refereed, further contribution
Communities & Collections:04 Faculty of Medicine > Cardiocentro Ticino
Dewey Decimal Classification:610 Medicine & health
Language:English
Date:2013
Deposited On:04 Feb 2014 09:38
Last Modified:05 Apr 2016 17:29
Publisher:Elsevier
ISSN:0003-4975
Free access at:Publisher DOI. An embargo period may apply.
Publisher DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.01.020
PubMed ID:23992699

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