CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology

, Volume 39, Issue 4, pp 620–623 | Cite as

Portal Vein Stenting for Portal Biliopathy with Jaundice

  • Dongho Hyun
  • Kwang Bo ParkEmail author
  • Seong Joo Lim
  • Jin Ho Hwang
  • Dong Hyun Sinn
Case Report


Portal biliopathy refers to obstruction of the bile duct by dilated peri- or para-ductal collateral channels following the main portal vein occlusion from various causes. Surgical shunt operation or endoscopic treatment has been reported. Herein, we report a case of portal biliopathy that was successfully treated by interventional portal vein recanalization.


Venous intervention Portal occlusion Portal stenting Cavernous transformation 


Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of interest

All authors (Dongho Hyun, Kwang Bo Park, Seong Joo Lim, Jin Ho Hwang, and Dong Hyun Sinn) declare that they have no conflicts of interest.

Human and Animal Rights and Informed Consent

For this type of study formal consent is not required. Informed consent does not apply.


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York and the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dongho Hyun
    • 1
  • Kwang Bo Park
    • 1
    Email author
  • Seong Joo Lim
    • 2
  • Jin Ho Hwang
    • 3
  • Dong Hyun Sinn
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Radiology, Samsung Medical CenterSungkyunkwan University School of MedicineSeoulKorea
  2. 2.Department of Radiology, College of Medicine, Konyang University HospitalKonyang UniversityDaejeonKorea
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyHallym University Sacred Heart HospitalSeoulKorea
  4. 4.Department of Medicine, Samsung Medical CenterSungkyunkwan University School of MedicineSeoulKorea

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