Transvenous coil embolization of an extrahepatic portosystemic shunt in a dog : a naturally occurring model of portosystemic malformations in humans

Authors: Léveillé, Renée; Pibarot, Philippe; Soulez, Gilles; Wisner, Erik R.
Abstract: Congenital patent ductus venosus (PDV) occurs far more commonly in dogs than in people; consequently, the natural course of the disease in dogs was studied as a model to understand the pathophysiology behind the vascular anomaly and its response to therapy better. In this report, the authors describe the results of percutaneous coil embolization as a single procedure in a dog with a single congenital extrahepatic portocaval shunt and compare portosystemic vascular anomalies (PSVA) seen in dogs with those seen in children.
Document Type: Article de recherche
Issue Date: 1 September 2000
Open Access Date: Restricted access
Document version: VoR
Permalink: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11794/8471
This document was published in: Pediatric Radiology, Vol. 30 (9), 607–609 (2000)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s002470000268
Springer
Alternative version: 10.1007/s002470000268
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11009297
Collection:Articles publiés dans des revues avec comité de lecture

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