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What is Portal thrombosis?

What is Portal thrombosis?

  • Portal thrombosis: Clotting or obstruction of blood flow along the veins from the intestines and spleen and into the liver. This causes blood to back up and results various problems such as enlarged spleen and abdominal pain. The obstruction can occur acutely (over a short space of time) or chronically (over a longer period of time).

Portal thrombosis: Introduction

Types of Portal thrombosis:

Broader types of Portal thrombosis:

How serious is Portal thrombosis?

Complications of Portal thrombosis: see complications of Portal thrombosis

What causes Portal thrombosis?

Causes of Portal thrombosis: see causes of Portal thrombosis

What are the symptoms of Portal thrombosis?

Symptoms of Portal thrombosis: see symptoms of Portal thrombosis

Complications of Portal thrombosis: see complications of Portal thrombosis

Portal thrombosis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Portal thrombosis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Portal thrombosis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Portal thrombosis: Vascular Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Portal thrombosis.
Treatments for Portal thrombosis: see treatments for Portal thrombosis

Name of Portal thrombosis

Main name of condition: Portal thrombosis

Portal thrombosis: Related Conditions

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