Last updated on May 2019

Magnetic Resonance Technics for the Assessment of Liver Function Before and After TIPS

Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Cirrhosis | Magnetic Resonance Imaging | Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt
  • Age: Between 18 - 75 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 18-75 years old;
  • Liver cirrhosis (diagnosis by imaging, laboratory examination, clinical symptoms and liver biopsy);
  • History of endoscopy confirmed esophageal varicose vein hemorrhage (5 days or higher);
  • The Child-Pugh, B or C less 13;
  • Willing to participate in this clinical study, and sign an informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Child-Pugh 12 or MELD 18;
  • Non-cirrhotic portal hypertension (including regional portal hypertension); total bilirubin over 2 times upper;
  • Combined liver cancer or other malignant tumor;
  • Infection, uncontrolled sepsis, etc.;
  • Heart, lung, kidney and other organs, severe disease;
  • Women during pregnancy or lactation.

Recruitment Status: Open

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