Figure - available from: BMC Medical Imaging
This content is subject to copyright. Terms and conditions apply.
Receiver operating characteristic curves for peak difference ratio (Cm²max) in diagnosing portal hypertension (PHT) and evaluating PHT severity

Receiver operating characteristic curves for peak difference ratio (Cm²max) in diagnosing portal hypertension (PHT) and evaluating PHT severity

Source publication
Article
Full-text available
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...

Similar publications

Article
Full-text available
Background Portal vein thrombus (PVT) in cirrhotic patients is associated with worsening portal hypertension, leads to increased complexity of necessary interventions such as transjugular liver portosystemic shunt or liver transplantation, and is associated with worse outcomes after liver transplantation. Additionally, there are no established cons...