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History

60 yo male for TIPS check.

Ultrasound Images

Grey scale and doppler ultrasound images

Questions

Reveal the Solution reveal the solution

  1. The most worrisome finding of this examination for TIPS dysfunction is:
    Ascites
    Hepatopedal flow in left portal vein
    Elevated intrashunt velocities
    Echogenicity of the liver
    Turbulent flow in the shunt
    Hepatofugal flow in left portal vein
  2. True or False: This patient should be evaluated for TIPS revision
  3. What is considered to be an abnormally high portosystemic pressure gradient?

 


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