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USIDMS Hepatoportal

what vessels join to the portal system? SMV, IMV, and splenic vein
Do hepatic veins or portal veins have bright echogenic walls due to collagenous tissue? portal veins
What is due to an increase in impedance of flow throughout the liver? portal hypertension
what is the purpose of a TIPS? decompress the portal venous system
What is a stenosis within the hepatic veins? budd-chiari syndrome
What does a TIPS connect to? hepatic vein to the portal system
The portal vein should have what kind of flow? hepatopetal
The IVC should have continuous flow. T or F False; spontaneous Doppler
What can portal hypertension lead to? ascites, splenomegaly, GI bleed, jaundice, hepatic failure
What kind of blood feeds the liver? Portal vein; nutrient rich from the bowel and spleen
Created by: anhake