Congestive portal gastropathy in children

Sergey Minaev, Nadezhda Romaneeva, Natalya Getman, Fedor Doronin
  • Medical news of the North Caucasus, January 2017, Stavropol State Medical University
  • DOI: 10.14300/mnnc.2017.12062

Congestive portal gastropathy in children

What is it about?

The study defined endoscopic criteria for congestive portal gastropathy in children with extrahepatic form of portal hypertension.

Why is it important?

The most significant endoscopic features were mosaic changes in the mucosa with foci of erythema and subepithelial hemorrhages, hyperemia with areas of the elevated edematous gastric mucosa by the type of mosaic.

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