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Creation of peritoneovascular shunt

Known as: Peritoneo-Venous Shunts, Peritoneo Venous Shunt, Peritoneovenous Ascites Shunts 
An operation for the continuous emptying of ascitic fluid into the venous system. Fluid removal is based on intraperitoneal and intrathoracic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Background: Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography may fail because of malignant involvement of the second portion of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
We developed an algorithm of graft selection in which left lobe donation is considered primarily if the graft‐to‐recipient weight… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
In cirrhotic patients, umbilical hernias occur almost exclusively when longstanding ascites is present. Umbilical hernias expose… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Fifty-seven cirrhotic patients with intractable ascites had a portosystemic shunt. In 35 patients, a peritoneovenous shunt had… Expand
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1982
1982
Twenty‐two patients with intractable malignant ascites who received a peritoneovenous shunt were studied. We found that the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The results and complications in our first 23 consecutive patients receiving the peritoneovenous shunt for intractiable hepatic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
  • J. Oosterlee
  • The British journal of surgery
  • 1980
  • Corpus ID: 9587882
Twenty patients with malignant ascites were treated by insertion of a peritoneovenous shunt. Twelve had a Le Veen shunt, 7 a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Ten patients with hepatorenal syndrome were evaluated before and after creation of a side-to-side portacaval shunt or insertion… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
A specially devised pressure-sensitive valve forms the basis for a new peritoneo-venous shunt operation which delivers ascitic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
A new minor surgical procedure for ascites has been devised wherein a specially designated one way pressure activated valve is… Expand
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