Case Report
Copyright ©2010 Baishideng.
World J Hepatol. Apr 27, 2010; 2(4): 167-170
Published online Apr 27, 2010. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v2.i4.167
Figure 1
Figure 1 Uncovered TIPS placed through the right suprahepatic vein to the right portal vein.
Figure 2
Figure 2 Abdominal computed tomography evaluation. A: Abdominal CT scan one year prior to TIPS placement showing a small nodular liver with ascites and splenomegaly; B: Abdominal CT scan one day after TIPS placement showing a hypodense triangular-shaped heterogeneous area in the right posterior segments of the liver, suggestive of hepatic ischemia; note how the spleen size is significantly reduced.