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portal vein obstruction

Saturday 31 May 2003

Synopsis

- bile duct abnormalities

  • dilation and narrowing of intra- and/or extrahepatic bile ducts
    • cholestasis

Etiology (Examples)

- portal vein thrombosis

  • sickle cell anemia

See also

- cavernous transformation of the portal vein