Hepatic veno-occlusive disease
Synonyms: Sinusoidal obstruction syndrome
A rare vascular liver disease characterized by toxic injury to the hepatic sinusoidal capillaries that leads to obstruction of the small hepatic veins and sinusoids. Clinical manifestations include painful hepatomegaly jaundice and fluid retention that manifests by weight gain edemas and ascites.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version September 2023.
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