Navigation Links
Large congenital and solitary intrahepatic arterioportal
Date:4/15/2009

A case report to be published on April 7, 2009 in the World Journal of Gastroenterology reported incidental findings of a large and solitary congenital APF in a 73-year-old woman. A stubby fistula vessel between left hepatic artery and left portal vein was found in the hepatic artery selective arteriography of the patient by digital subtraction angiography. Three times of transcatheter closure of APF by using multiple coils were performed and they worked. After therapy twice she suffered alimentary tract hemorrhage again. It seems transcatheter closure is not so effective to big APF. The authors considered the reason of therapeutic failure as too much collateral circulation. The purpose of venae coronaria ventriculi and short gastric vein embolised was to cut off the collateral circulation.

Overall, the experience gained from this case suggests the important role of interventional radiology for the management of congenital APF with severe upper gastrointestinal bleeding caused by esophageal and fundus varices. Liver function, abdomen ultrasonography and gastroscopes should perform regularity as fellow-up.


'/>"/>

Contact: Lin Tian
wjg@wjgnet.com
0086-105-908-0039
World Journal of Gastroenterology
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Los Angeles Area Non-Profit OneLegacy Grows Into Worlds Largest Tissue Recovery Organization
2. Blue Cross Launches Largest Selection of Individual Plans Available in Minnesota
3. GVI Security Solutions Provides Video Surveillance Solution for One of the Largest Health Care Organizations in Colombia
4. Largest Organ and Tissue Donation Event in U.S. to Cap Aprils National Donate Life Month Observances
5. Larger Men at Greater Risk for Atrial Fibrillation
6. Craneware to Offer Financial Performance Solutions to Hospitals and Healthcare Providers Through Premier, the Largest U.S. Healthcare Alliance
7. Chemed Corporation Purchases a Second Corporate Jet - MMI Investments Demands an End to Chemed Corporate Largesse
8. Barry Arbuckle, Ph.D., President & CEO of MemorialCare Medical Centers to Chair Southern California March for Babies 2009, March of Dimes Largest Fundraising Events
9. Free Community Seminar; Reviews Treatment Options for Enlarged Prostate
10. Nations Largest Home Care Provider Welcomes New Management Team to San Francisco Office
11. Large users of zopiclone assessed as impaired
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... December 07, 2016 , ... Maureen McLaughlin, LA.c., ... Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut (RMACT). McLaughlin brings nearly 20 years of experience ... to help patients realize their family building goals. Acupuncture helps fertility patients ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... December 07, 2016 , ... “Fred Rides a Train” allows readers to ... , “Fred Rides a Train” is the creation of published author, Janet Morrison, ... teen years in Michigan. The "Fred, the Dog" series is her first attempt at ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... December 07, 2016 , ... NuevaCare, a leading home care agency ... to announce new city-specific pages as part of its ambitious website relaunch. As Bay ... look, first, for local agencies serving their city. The new site has several key ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... ... December 06, 2016 , ... Men with gum ... risk of serious health problems, such as cardiovascular illness, according to research cited ... Beverly Hills Periodontics & Dental Implant Center notes that the correlation between periodontal ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... ... December 06, 2016 , ... ... has named Ajdin Camaga as a vice president of sales. , “Ajdin understands ... president. “He works hard to understand what each client needs, and is persistent ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/7/2016)... Dec. 7, 2016  Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: IONS ... present a company overview at the BMO Capital Markets Prescriptions for ... York, NY . A live webcast of the ... the Ionis website.  The replay will be available within 48 hours ... ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... 7, 2016 Today, Stock-Callers.com presents four ... JAZZ ), Anthera Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ANTH ... AveXis Inc. (NASDAQ: AVXS ). From its peak ... 37% to reach a level equal to what it saw ... approximately 14% for the year, it has still out-performed other ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... According to the latest market ... Study on Multiplex Detection Immunoassay: North America to Dominate ... detection immunoassay market is expected to witness a CAGR of ... ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161114/438683LOGO) ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: