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Measurement of the Hepatic Venous Pressure Gradient and Transjugular Liver Biopsy

DOI :

10.3791/58819-v

June 18th, 2020

June 18th, 2020

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1Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University of Vienna, 2Vienna Hepatic Hemodynamic Lab, Medical University of Vienna, 3Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology (IMuG), Klinikum Klagenfurt am Woerthersee

Here, we present a protocol for measurement of hepatic venous pressure gradient (HVPG),the gold standard to diagnose clinically significant portal hypertension. Moreover, we describe how to perform a transjugular liver biopsy within the same session.

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