Chiari syndrome

Chi·a·ri syn·drome

(kē-ah'rē),
thrombosis of the hepatic vein with great enlargement of the liver and extensive development of collateral vessels, intractable ascites, and severe portal hypertension.

Chi·a·ri syn·drome

(kē-ah'rē sin'drōm)
Thrombosis of the hepatic vein with great enlargement of the liver and extensive development of collateral vessels, intractable ascites, and severe portal hypertension.
Synonym(s): Budd syndrome.

Chiari,

Hans, German pathologist, 1851-1916.
Arnold-Chiari deformity - Synonym(s): Arnold-Chiari malformation
Arnold-Chiari malformation - see under Arnold, Julius
Arnold-Chiari syndrome - Synonym(s): Arnold-Chiari malformation
Budd-Chiari syndrome - Synonym(s): Chiari syndrome
Chiari disease - Synonym(s): Chiari syndrome
Chiari net - abnormal fibrous or lacelike strands in the right atrium.
Chiari syndrome - thrombosis of the hepatic vein with great enlargement of the liver and extensive development of collateral vessels, intractable ascites, and severe portal hypertension. Synonym(s): Budd-Chiari syndrome; Budd syndrome; Chiari-Budd syndrome; Chiari disease; Rokitansky disease (2)
Chiari-Budd syndrome - Synonym(s): Chiari syndrome
Chiari II syndrome - elongation of medulla and cerebellar tonsils and vermis with displacement through the foramen magnum into the upper spinal canal.

Chi·a·ri syn·drome

(kē-ah'rē sin'drōm)
Thrombosis of the hepatic vein with great enlargement of the liver and extensive development of collateral vessels, intractable ascites, and severe portal hypertension.
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Here are the diagnostic criterion for Chiari syndrome, a congenital spinal stenosis:
Maybe it's spinal stenosis, but not necessarily Chiari syndrome.
Objective: To determine aetiology clinical presentation and predictors of survival in Budd Chiari Syndrome patients.
A number of syndromes overlapped with SLE like Sjogren's syndrome, Scleroderma, Rheumatoid arthritis, Antiphospholipid syndrome and Budd Chiari syndrome.
Budd Chiari syndrome (BCS) is a rare disorder that results from hepatic venous outflow tract obstruction, occurring anywhere from the small hepatic veins to the suprahepatic inferior vena cava.
In September 2010, Anas Saleh was diagnosed with a liver disease, Budd Chiari Syndrome (a clinical syndrome resulting from obstruction of the veins in the liver).
Arnold Chiari syndrome is a condition characterized by herniation of the cerebellar tonsils through the foramen magnum and is classified into three types according to the degree of herniation [11].
Budd Chiari syndrome (BCS) is a heterogeneous group of disorders characterized by hepatic venous outflow obstruction at any level from the small hepatic veins to the atrio cava junction.
The obstruction of hepatic veins/venules suggested a diagnosis of Budd Chiari syndrome.
My daughter needed a liver transplant because she has Bud Chiari Syndrome.
Damadian continued, "Patients with Chiari syndrome, in which the brain, for lack of sufficient connective tissue support, descends into the foramen magnum (opening) at the base of the skull when the patient is upright, require UPRIGHT[TM] MR imaging.
Depending on these Post mortem findings, it was concluded that she had an acute type of Budd Chiari Syndrome from which she never recovered and succumbed to death.