Mesenteric and Porto-Hepatic Duplex Sonography

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Mesenteric and Porto-Hepatic Duplex Sonography

Topics:

  • Acute Mesenteric Ischemia Mortality Data
  • Evaluation of Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia
  • Symptoms, normal anatomy, scan protocols, normal & abnormal waveform characteristics
  • Diagnostic criteria
  • Evaluation of median arcuate ligament syndrome
  • Evaluation of splenic artery aneurysm, mesenteric fibromuscular dysplasia, and mesenteric venous thrombosis
  • Portal venous anatomy and normal flow velocity/waveform characteristics.
  • Evaluation of portal hypertension; portal vein thrombosis
  • TIPS procedure

 

Objectives

Upon completion of this enduring material, you should be able to accomplish the following:

  1. Evaluate the mesenteric arterial circulation for clinically significant chronic ischemia.
  2. Perform a standard protocol to document hemodynamic changes associated with portal hypertension.
  3. Evaluate the hepatic veins and inferior vena cava.

 

Date of Original Release: 3/11/2014

This edition valid for credit through: 3/11/2020

Video Length: 1:18:00