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Fiziologichnyi Zhurnal

is a scientific journal issued by the

Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology
National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

Editor-in-chief: V.F. Sagach

The journal was founded in 1955 as
1955 – 1977 "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 0015 – 3311)
1978 – 1993 "Fiziologicheskii zhurnal" (ISSN 0201 – 8489)
1994 – 2016 "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 0201 – 8489)
2017 – "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 2522-9028)

Fiziol. Zh. 2014; 60(1): 98-103

Pathophysiological mechanisms of portal hypertension syndrome development

Romaniuk TV, Dziubanovs'kyĭ IIa, Kuziv OV.

    Gorbachevsky Medical University, Ternopil, Ukraine


This review presents modern understanding of the patho- physiological mechanisms which lead to intrahepatic portal hypertension syndrome, as well as the development of main complications, such as esophageal varices, cardial bleeding, ascites, hypersplenism.

Keywords: pathogenesis, portal hypertension syndrome, complications of portal hypertension.


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