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Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology
Volume 20, Issue 6, Pages 401-404
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2006/245082
Original Article

Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt before Abdominal Surgery in Cirrhotic Patients: A Retrospective, Comparative Study

Evelyne Vinet,1 Pierre Perreault,2 Louis Bouchard,2 Denis Bernard,3 Ramses Wassef,3 Carole Richard,3 Richard Létourneau,4 and Gilles Pomier-Layrargues1

1Liver Unit, Hopital Saint-Luc, Centre Hospitalier de l’Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
2Radiology Department, Hopital Saint-Luc, Centre Hospitalier de l’Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
3Digestive Surgery Unit, Hopital Saint-Luc, Centre Hospitalier de l’Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
4Hepatobiliary Surgery Unit, Hopital Saint-Luc, Centre Hospitalier de l’Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Received 24 January 2006; Accepted 24 January 2006

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How to Cite this Article

Evelyne Vinet, Pierre Perreault, Louis Bouchard, et al., “Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt before Abdominal Surgery in Cirrhotic Patients: A Retrospective, Comparative Study,” Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology, vol. 20, no. 6, pp. 401-404, 2006. https://doi.org/10.1155/2006/245082.