Angiography and Radiologic Anatomy of the Portal System

  • P. Rossi
  • R. Di Nardo
  • A. Zolovkins
  • G. Marcelli
  • M. Coniglio
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


In the year 2000, portal vein anatomy and pathology are no longer being studied by invasive proeedures, but rather with imaging techniques such as ultrasound (US), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and computed tomography (CT), which provide all the necessary information for correct evaluation of patency, flow direction anomalies and eollateral circulation.


Portal Vein Inferior Vena Cava Portal Hypertension Hepatic Vein Biliary Atresia 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Rossi
    • 1
  • R. Di Nardo
    • 2
  • A. Zolovkins
    • 3
  • G. Marcelli
    • 4
  • M. Coniglio
    • 5
  1. 1.Professor and Chairman, Department of RadiologyUniversity of Rome “La Sapienza”, Policlinico Umberto IRomeItaly
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyUniversity of Rome “La Sapienza”, Policlinico Umberto IRomeItaly
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyUniversity of Rome “La Sapienza”, Policlinico Umberto IRomeItaly
  4. 4.Department of RadiologyUniversity of Rome “La Sapienza”, Policlinico Umberto IRomeItaly
  5. 5.Department of RadiologyUniversity of Rome “La Sapienza”, Policlinico Umberto IRomeItaly

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