Primary Budd-Chiari Syndrome: Suprahepatic inferior vena cava occlusive disease
Italian Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Budd-Chiari Syndrome; Hepatic veins; Review
© 2018 EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA. The Budd-Chiari Syndrome (BCS) is a hepatic disease caused by occlusion of the hepatic veins that drain the liver. In this review we tried to give a definition and classification of BCS, as well as to provide details about its epidemiology and etiology. The management and the prognosis of the disease were explained as well.
Lee, B., & Laredo, J. (2018). Primary Budd-Chiari Syndrome: Suprahepatic inferior vena cava occlusive disease. Italian Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 25 (2). http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S1824-4777.18.01338-4