Portal vein thrombosis


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Portal vein thrombosis

The development of a blood clot in the vein that brings blood into the liver. Untreated portal vein thrombosis causes portal hypertension.
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The incidence of portal vein thrombosis at liver transplantation.
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sorafenib in hepatocellular carcinoma patients with portal vein thrombosis
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