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Correlation between the Doppler parameter portal hypertension index (PHI) and portal pressure (PP). PHI was found to be positively correlated with PP

Correlation between the Doppler parameter portal hypertension index (PHI) and portal pressure (PP). PHI was found to be positively correlated with PP

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Background: Acoustic structure quantification (ASQ) has been applied to evaluate liver histologic changes by analyzing the speckle pattern seen on B-mode ultrasound. We aimed to assess the severity of portal hypertension (PHT) through hepatic ultrasonography. Methods: Sixty patients diagnosed with PHT and underwent surgical treatment with portos...

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