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Hepatic vein thrombosis

Introduction: Hepatic vein thrombosis

Description of Hepatic vein thrombosis

Hepatic vein thrombosis (medical condition): Budd-Chiari syndrome is the clinical picture caused by...more »

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Budd-Chiari syndrome:
  »Introduction: Budd-Chiari syndrome
  »Symptoms of Budd-Chiari syndrome
  »Causes of Budd-Chiari syndrome
  »Treatments for Budd-Chiari syndrome

Hepatic vein thrombosis: An acute or subacute blockage of the HEPATIC VEINS, usually extrahepatic and caused by blood clots (THROMBUS) or fibrous webs. Parenchymal FIBROSIS is uncommon.
Source: Diseases Database

Hepatic vein thrombosis: An acute or subacute blockage of the HEPATIC VEINS, usually extrahepatic and caused by blood clots (THROMBUS) or fibrous webs. Parenchymal FIBROSIS is uncommon.
Source: MeSH 2007

Hepatic vein thrombosis: Related Topics

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Hepatic vein thrombosis as a Disease

Hepatic vein thrombosis: Another name for Budd-Chiari syndrome (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Budd-Chiari syndrome
  »Symptoms of Budd-Chiari syndrome
  »Causes of Budd-Chiari syndrome
  »Treatments for Budd-Chiari syndrome

Hepatic vein thrombosis: Related Diseases

Hepatic vein thrombosis: Hepatic vein thrombosis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Hepatic vein thrombosis

Some of the causes of Hepatic vein thrombosis are included in the list below:

  • Primary (75%): thrombosis of the hepatic vein
  • Secondary (25%): compression of the hepatic vein by an outside structure (e.g. a tumour)
  • Pregnancy and oral contraceptive use
  • Infection such as TB
  • Hematological disorders

Symptoms of Hepatic vein thrombosis (Budd-Chiari syndrome)

Some of the symptoms of Hepatic vein thrombosis incude:

Treatments for Hepatic vein thrombosis (Budd-Chiari syndrome)

Treatments for Hepatic vein thrombosis (Budd-Chiari syndrome) include:

  • Reduced blood gammaglobulin levels
  • A minority of patients can be treated medically with sodium restriction, diuretics to control ascites, anticoagulants such as heparin and warfarin, and general symptomatic management

Treatment of Hepatic vein thrombosis: For more treatment information about Hepatic vein thrombosis, see treatment of Budd-Chiari syndrome (Hepatic vein thrombosis)

Hepatic vein thrombosis: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Hepatic vein thrombosis:

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Terms Similar to Hepatic vein thrombosis:

Source: Diseases Database

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Hepatic vein thrombosis

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Hepatic vein thrombosis

The following list attempts to classify Hepatic vein thrombosis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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