Latest Portal Hypertension Stories

2013-04-25 16:33:26

New data from clinical studies presented for the first time at the International Liver Congress™ 2013 provide new rationale for an old and established treatment option for portal hypertension.

2011-03-15 15:39:00

Budd-Chiari syndrome (BCS) results from hepatic venous outflow obstruction at any level from hepatic venules to the right atrium.

2010-09-22 13:49:18

A new study published in the October issue of the journal Hepatology found that patients with severe portal-hypertensive bleeding who are treated with terlipressin may experience an acute reduction of sodium in their blood.

2010-06-09 21:32:33

Adverse events increase when ligation is combined with nadolol.

2010-05-25 13:38:01

Study shows sustained virologic response prevents EV.

2010-04-27 14:09:18

Presence and type of complications predictors of mortality.

2010-04-20 09:20:15

Neural vasoregulation represents a rapid and potent mode of altering vascular tone but has not been investigated thoroughly during portal hypertension.

2010-04-15 14:39:45

Doctors could soon be prescribing a dose of dark chocolate to help patients suffering from liver cirrhosis and from dangerously high blood pressure in their abdomen.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]