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Interventional Radiology: Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS): What to expect

Interventional Radiology: Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS): What to expect
Abstract

This handout describes the transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) procedure, how to prepare, what to expect, and care instructions for after the procedure.

Author
Interventional Radiology
Publisher
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Published (original date)
2003
Revision Date
06/2021
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General Subject
Digestive System Disorders
Surgery
Therapeutic Procedures
Specific Subject/Keyword
Hypertension
Interventional Radiology
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Languages
English
Record ID
2765