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Disease Hepatic Veno-Occlusive Disease

Name Hepatic Veno-Occlusive Disease
Synonyms Disease, Hepatic Veno-Occlusive | Hepatic Veno Occlusive Disease | Hepatic Veno-Occlusive Diseases | Sinusoidal Obstruction Syndrome | Syndrome, Sinusoidal Obstruction | Veno Occlusive Disease, Hepatic | Veno-Occlusive Disease, Hepatic
Definition Liver disease that is caused by injuries to the ENDOTHELIAL CELLS of the vessels and subendothelial EDEMA, but not by THROMBOSIS. Extracellular matrix, rich in FIBRONECTINS, is usually deposited around the HEPATIC VEINS leading to venous outflow occlusion and sinusoidal obstruction.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Digestive system disease
MeSH® ID D006504
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