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Building a Spanish-Latin American network on drug induced liver injury: much to get from a joint collaborative initiative

Fernando Bessone, Nelia Hernández, Milagros Dávalos, Raymundo Paraná, María I. Schinoni, Maribel Lizarzabal, David Kershenobich, Aurora Loaeza, Marco Arrese, Ruby A. Chirino, Nahum Méndez-Sánchez, Fabian Fay, Miguel Bruguera, _ Stephens


We present an unusual case of extensive avascular malformations (AVMs) causing non-cirrhotic portal hypertension. This phenomenon, though previously described, is a rare clinical entity which, in the setting of life threatening portal hypertension, may require vascular decompression either by surgery or a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt.

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The Official Journal of the Mexican Association of Hepatology, the Latin-American Association for the Study of the Liver and the Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver

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