Congenital Portosystemic Shunts: Clinic Heterogeneity Requires an Individual Management of the Patient.

@article{Chocarro2016CongenitalPS,
  title={Congenital Portosystemic Shunts: Clinic Heterogeneity Requires an Individual Management of the Patient.},
  author={Gloria Chocarro and Mar{\'i}a Virginia Amesty and Jos{\'e} Luis Encinas and Alejandra Vilanova S{\'a}nchez and Francisco Javier Barbado Hern{\'a}ndez and Ane Miren Andr{\'e}s and M Carmen G{\'a}mez and Juan Antonio Tovar and Manuel L{\'o}pez Santamar{\'i}a},
  journal={European journal of pediatric surgery : official journal of Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery ... [et al] = Zeitschrift fur Kinderchirurgie},
  year={2016},
  volume={26 1},
  pages={74-80}
}
INTRODUCTION Congenital portosystemic shunt (CPSS) is a rare entity without insufficiency in treatment issues. The aim of this article is to show our experience in the heterogeneity of this condition. MATERIAL AND METHODS A retrospective study of 25 CPSS in the period 1995 to 2014 was conducted. Description of the morphology, clinical impact, and treatment is given. RESULTS According to the imaging techniques (IT), the shunt was apparently intrahepatic in 14 patients, extrahepatic in 10… CONTINUE READING