Portal vein structure

Known as: vena porta, Portal venous tree (organ part), Portal venous tree organ part 
A short thick trunk vein that transports blood containing the absorbed products of digestion from the intestine directly to the liver.
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Although excess visceral fat is associated with noninfectious inflammation, it is not clear whether visceral fat is simply… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
The Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver (APASL) had set up a working party on portal hypertension in 2002 with a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To assess outcome after a 2-stage hepatectomy procedure (TSHP) combined with portal vein embolization (PVE) in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The objective of this study was to assess the efficacy of right portal vein embolization (PVE) vs. right portal vein ligation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To assess the influence of preoperative portal vein embolization (PVE) on the long-term outcome of liver resection for… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Pathophysiology Portal vein obstruction can result from one or several of the following 3 mechanisms: thrombosis, invasion by a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
According to a recent hypothesis, venous thrombosis results from the concurrence of several factors. This hypothesis was assessed… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
We have previously shown that the intramuscular injection of naked plasmid DNA enables foreign gene expression in muscle. Further… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
This paper describes a method for the enhancement of curvilinear structures such as vessels and bronchi in three-dimensional (3-D… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Hydrogen sulfide (H2S), which is well known as a toxic gas, is produced endogenously in mammalian tissues from L-cysteine mainly… (More)
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