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Hypertension, Portal

Introduction: Hypertension, Portal

Description of Hypertension, Portal

Hypertension, Portal (medical condition): Portal hypertension may be defined as a portal pressure gradient...more »

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Portal hypertension:
  »Introduction: Portal hypertension
  »Symptoms of Portal hypertension
  »Causes of Portal hypertension
  »Treatments for Portal hypertension

Hypertension, Portal: Abnormal increase of resistance to blood flow within the hepatic PORTAL SYSTEM, frequently seen in LIVER CIRRHOSIS and conditions with obstruction of the PORTAL VEIN.
Source: MeSH 2007

Hypertension, Portal: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Hypertension, Portal:

Hypertension, Portal: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Hypertension, Portal is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Hypertension, Portal, or a subtype of Hypertension, Portal, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Hypertension, Portal as a Disease

Hypertension, Portal: Another name for Portal hypertension (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Portal hypertension
  »Symptoms of Portal hypertension
  »Causes of Portal hypertension
  »Treatments for Portal hypertension

Hypertension, Portal: Related Diseases

Hypertension, Portal: Hypertension, Portal is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Hypertension, Portal

Some of the causes of Hypertension, Portal are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Hypertension, Portal (Portal hypertension)

Some of the symptoms of Hypertension, Portal incude:

Treatments for Hypertension, Portal (Portal hypertension)

Treatments for Hypertension, Portal (Portal hypertension) include:

  • Treatment is directed at the cause of portal hypertension
  • Propanolol
  • Octreotide
  • Balloon tamponade
  • TIPPS surgery

Treatment of Hypertension, Portal: For more treatment information about Hypertension, Portal, see treatment of Portal hypertension (Hypertension, Portal)

Hypertension, Portal: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Hypertension, Portal:

Terms associated with Hypertension, Portal:

Terms Similar to Hypertension, Portal:

Source - NIH

Source - MeSH 2007

Related Topics

Source - MeSH 2007

More specific terms for Hypertension, Portal:

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Hypertension, Portal

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Hypertension, Portal

The following list attempts to classify Hypertension, Portal into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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