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Transient elastography for diagnosis of portal hypertension in liver cirrhosis: Is there still a role for hepatic venous pressure gradient measurement?

Authors

  • Joseph K. Lim M.D.,

    1. Yale Liver Center, Section of Digestive Diseases, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
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  • Roberto J. Groszmann M.D., F.R.C.P.

    Corresponding author
    1. Yale Liver Center, Section of Digestive Diseases, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    2. Hepatic Hemodynamic Laboratory, Digestive Diseases Section, Veterans Administration Medical Center, West Haven, CT
    • Professor of Medicine, Hepatic Hemodynamic Laboratory, Digestive Diseases Section, Veterans Administration Medical Center, 950 Campbell Avenue West Haven, CT 06516
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  • See Article on Page 1290

  • Potential conflict of interest: Nothing to report.

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