We report here a case of portopulmonary hypertension following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt.
Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
FUNDING/SUPPORT: K. Prins is funded by grant NIH K08 HL140100, the Cardiovascular Medical Research and Education Fund, a Lillehei Heart Institution Cardiovascular Seed Grant, and the United Therapeutics Jenesis Award. T. Thenappan is supported by Cardiovascular Medical Research and Education Fund and the Minnesota Futures Grant.
Financial/nonfinancial disclosures: The authors have reported to CHEST the following: K. P. served on an advisory board for Actelion and receives grant funding from United Therapeutics. T. T. served on an advisory board for Actelion and Gilead. None declared (J. T. and E. W.).
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- Abernethy malformation
- portal hypertension
- pulmonary arterial hypertension
- pulmonary vascular remodeling