Multivisceral transplantation for portal hypertension and diffuse mesenteric thrombosis caused by protein C deficiency Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Hypertension, Portal
  • Intestine, Small
  • Mesenteric Arteries
  • Protein C Deficiency
  • Thrombosis
  • Viscera

abstract

  • Multivisceral transplantation should be considered as a treatment option for patients with diffuse mesenteric thrombosis, even in the absence of short gut syndrome, when portal hypertension causes life-threatening complications unresponsive to less aggressive therapies.

publication date

  • August 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 12177622

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 406

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 74

number

  • 3