Liver transplantation due to iatrogenic injuries: two case reports.


The transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) is an acceptable procedure that has proven benefits in the treatment of patients who have complications from portal hypertension due to liver cirrhosis. In the literature few reports have described complications after TIPS placement. Initial surgery and local hemostasis have been needed to manage… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2010.03.077