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Clinical Investigation of Portal Hypertension

  • Katsutoshi Obara

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Pathology of Portal Hypertension

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Makoto Ohbu
      Pages 3-11
    3. Masahiro Arakawa, Masayosi Kage
      Pages 13-23
    4. Masayoshi Kage, Reiichirou Kondou, Toshirou Ogata
      Pages 25-34
    5. Masayoshi Kage, Reiichirou Kondou, Jun Akiba
      Pages 35-50
  3. Clinical Pathophysiology and Diagnosis of Portal Hypertension

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. Norihito Watanabe, Seiichiro Kojima, Shinji Takashimizu
      Pages 93-102
    3. Atsushi Irisawa, Goro Shibukawa, Ai Sato, Akane Yamabe
      Pages 103-114
    4. Yasukiyo Sumino
      Pages 115-126
    5. Yoshihiro Furuichi, Fuminori Moriyasu
      Pages 127-135
    6. Naoya Murashima, Satoshi Nakayama
      Pages 137-151
    7. Satoshi Saitoh, Tatsuya Hatashi
      Pages 153-164
    8. Shozo Hirota, Yasukazu Kako, Kaoru Kobayashi
      Pages 173-183
  4. Complications of Portal Hypertension: Gastrointestinal Varices

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. Masayuki Ohta, Masafumi Inomata, Seigo Kitano
      Pages 203-209
    3. Ryujin Endo, Yasuhiro Takikawa
      Pages 211-219
    4. Masayuki Ohta, Masafumi Inomata, Seigo Kitano
      Pages 245-252
    5. Fumio Chikamori, Yasuhiro Takase
      Pages 253-256
    6. Hiroaki Suzuki, Manabu Yamamoto
      Pages 257-264
    7. Hiroshi Yoshida, Hiroshi Makino, Tadashi Yokoyama, Hiroshi Maruyama, Atsushi Hirakata, Junji Ueda et al.
      Pages 281-288
    8. Tomoharu Yoshida, Yasuyuki Shirai, Koji Aoyama, Syunnsuke Itoh
      Pages 359-363
    9. Katsutoshi Obara
      Pages 365-379
    10. Shozo Hirota, Kaoru Kobayashi, Koichiro Yamakado
      Pages 381-393
    11. Hiroshi Yoshida, Hiroshi Makino, Tadashi Yokoyama, Hiroshi Maruyama, Atsushi Hirakata, Junji Ueda et al.
      Pages 403-408
    12. Nobuhiko Taniai, Hiroshi Yoshida, Eiigi Uchida
      Pages 417-427
    13. Tsuyoshi Kurokawa, Takashi Arikawa, Tsuyoshi Sano, Toshiaki Nonami
      Pages 429-437
    14. Hiroshi Yoshida, Hiroshi Makino, Tadashi Yokoyama, Hiroshi Maruyama, Atsushi Hirakata, Junji Ueda et al.
      Pages 439-446
    15. Makoto Hashizume, Tomohiko Akahoshi
      Pages 447-459
  5. Complications of Portal Hypertension: Portal Hypertensive Gastroenteropathy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 461-461

About this book

Introduction

This book thoroughly covers various diseases induced by portal hypertension, and introduces novel information for the treatment of patients. Individual chapters address the pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment options available for the complications induced by portal hypertension. The book fosters practical understanding and provides more evidence-based treatment options in order to improve physicians’ ability to select optimal treatment methods for their patients. Further, it offers readers the latest information concerning developments of the disease such as esophaogastric varices, ectopic varices, portal thrombosis, refractory ascites and hepatic encephalopathy.

Clinical Science of Portal Hypertensions is an indispensible resource for both beginning and experienced gastroenterological physicians, endoscopists, liver physicians, radiologists, gastroenterological surgeons, liver surgeons, etc. who treat patients with portal hypertension on a clinical or research basis.

Keywords

Esophaogastric Varices Ectopic Varices Portal Thrombosis Refractory Ascites Hepatic Encephalopathy Portal Hypertension Liver Cirrhosis Gastrointestinal Varices Hypersplenism Endoscopic Ultrasonography Stiffness Measurement Portal Vein Endoscopic Injection Sclerotherapy EVIS Idiopathic Portal Hypertension Budd-Chiari syndrome Extrahepatic Portal Obstruction

Editors and affiliations

  • Katsutoshi Obara
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Advanced Gastrointestinal EndoscopyFukushima Medical UniversityFukushimaJapan

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-7425-7
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-7424-0
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-7425-7
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