Prevalence and Clinical Significance of Portal Vein Thrombosis in Patients with Cirrhosis and Acute Decompensation
Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association, 2020.
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In an analysis of data from 2826 patients with cirrhosis, a significantly higher proportion of those with AD had PVT than those without AD. PVT was associated with increased variceal bleeding, which would increase the risk for AD. Strategies are needed to prevent PVT in patients with cirrhosis, through regular screening, to reduce portal ...More
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