Dysfunction of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) and applicable solutions


Authors: V. Jirkovský 1;  P. Hůlek 1;  T. Fejfar 1;  V. Šafka 1;  V. Chovanec 2;  A. Krajina 2
Authors‘ workplace: II. interní klinika Lékařské fakulty UK a FN Hradec Králové, přednosta prof. MUDr. Jaroslav Malý, CSc. 1;  Radiologická klinika Lékařské fakulty UK a FN Hradec Králové, přednosta prof. MUDr. Pavel Eliáš, CSc. 2
Published in: Vnitř Lék 2007; 53(2): 157-163
Category: Review

Overview

A synoptic article providing a comprehensive view of TIPS dysfunction. The article covers current terminology, definition, etiology, pathogenesis, diagnostics, therapy and prevention of TIPS dysfunction.

Key words:
TIPS – portal hypertension therapy – stentgraft


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