Anticoagulation for the treatment of portal vein thrombosis in liver cirrhosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies

Valerio De Stefano, Xingshun Qi, Hongyu Li, Junna Dai, Xiaozhong Guo, Daiming Fan

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Abstract

Systematic review and meta-analysis were performed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of anticoagulation for the treatment of portal vein thrombosis (PVT) in cirrhotic patients.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)23-29
Number of pages7
JournalEuropean Journal of Internal Medicine
Volume26
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015

Keywords

  • Bleeding
  • Heparin
  • Portal hypertension
  • Venous thromboembolism
  • Vitamin K antagonist

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