Which surgical procedures are used in the treatment of Budd-Chiari syndrome?

Updated: Oct 10, 2018
  • Author: Praveen K Roy, MD, AGAF; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Answer

Balloon angioplasty

Localized thrombolysis

Placement of a stent or transjugular intrahepatic portacaval shunt (TIPS)

Variceal treatment

Paracentesis

Portal decompression

Percutaneous transhepatic balloon angioplasty (PTBA)

Liver transplantation

See Treatment and Medication for more detail.


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