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Hypersplenism

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  • Condition: Extrahepatic Portal Hypertension
  • Journal: Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP
  • Treatment Used: Distal Splenorenal Shunt (DSRS)
  • Number of Patients: 9
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This study tested the safety and efficacy of using DSRS to treat children aged 6 to 16 years with extrahepatic portal hypertension.
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  • Condition: Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC)
  • Journal: World journal of gastroenterology
  • Treatment Used: Low-Dose Aspirin
  • Number of Patients: 264
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The main purpose of this study investigated the effect of postoperative (after surgery) long-term low-dose aspirin administration on the development of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and long-term survival of patients with cirrhosis after splenectomy (spleen removal).
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  • Condition: Children with Niemann-Pick Disease Type B
  • Journal: Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society
  • Treatment Used: Liver Transplantation
  • Number of Patients: 1512
  • Published —
The study researched the outcomes of liver transplantation in children with Niemann-Pick disease type B.
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  • Condition: Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Portal Hypertension
  • Journal: Journal of surgical oncology
  • Treatment Used: Synchronous Hepatectomy And Splenectomy vs. Hepatectomy
  • Number of Patients: 1445
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This review of the literature evaluated the safety, feasibility, and effectiveness of synchronous hepatectomy and splenectomy (removal of liver and spleen) versus hepatectomy alone in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (liver cancer) and portal hypertension (high blood pressure in the liver system).
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  • Condition: Hypersplenism
  • Journal: Clinical imaging
  • Treatment Used: Partial Splenic Embolization
  • Number of Patients: 40
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This study tested the safety and efficacy of using a partial splenic embolization to treat patients with hypersplenism.
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  • Condition: Portal Hypertensive Bleeding
  • Journal: The Turkish journal of gastroenterology : the official journal of Turkish Society of Gastroenterology
  • Treatment Used: Laparoscopic Splenectomy and Azygoportal Disconnection with or without Endoscopic Intervention
  • Number of Patients: 226
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This study compared the clinical outcome of using a laparoscopic splenectomy and azygoportal disconnection with or without endoscopic intervention.
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  • Condition: Extrahepatic Portal Vein Obstruction
  • Journal: European journal of pediatric surgery : official journal of Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery ... [et al] = Zeitschrift fur Kinderchirurgie
  • Treatment Used: Diversion Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 33
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The study researched the outcomes of diversion surgery for extrahepatic portal vein obstruction.
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  • Condition: Hypersplenism and Portal Hypertension
  • Journal: The Journal of international medical research
  • Treatment Used: Proximal Splenic Artery Embolization with Detachable Balloons
  • Number of Patients: 12
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This study tested the safety and efficacy of using a proximal splenic artery embolization with detachable balloons to treat patients with hypersplenism and portal hypertension.
Latest Advance
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  • Condition: Acute Non-Neoplastic Portal Vein Thrombosis (PVT) in Hepatitis C Virus (HCV)-Related Compensated Cirrhosis
  • Journal: Vascular pharmacology
  • Treatment Used: Rivaroxaban vs. Warfarin
  • Number of Patients: 84
  • Published —
This study evaluated the effectiveness and safety of rivaroxaban compared to warfarin for the management of acute non-neoplastic portal vein thrombosis (PVT) in Hepatitis C virus (HCV)-related compensated cirrhosis.
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  • Condition: Children with Hypersplenism
  • Journal: Zhongguo yi xue ke xue yuan xue bao. Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinicae
  • Treatment Used: Interval-spaced Sessions of Partial Splenic Artery Embolization
  • Number of Patients: 8
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In this study, researchers evaluated the safety and effectiveness of interval-spaced sessions of partial splenic artery embolization for the treatment of hypersplenism in children.
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  • Condition: Hypersplenism-related Thrombocytopenia
  • Journal: Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer
  • Treatment Used: Partial Splenic Embolization
  • Number of Patients: 10
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In this study, researchers evaluated the effectiveness of partial splenic embolization for the treatment of hypersplenism-related thrombocytopenia in metastatic cancer patients.
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  • Condition: Portal Hypertension in Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease (ARPKD)
  • Journal: Digestive and liver disease : official journal of the Italian Society of Gastroenterology and the Italian Association for the Study of the Liver
  • Treatment Used: Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPPS)
  • Number of Patients: 5
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This study evaluated the effect of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPSS) on portal hypertension, liver and kidney function, and the long term complications in children with autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD) with congenital hepatic fibrosis (CHF).