Sentence Examples


  • Liver cirrhosis results in jaundice, abdominal swelling and a propensity to bleed from dilated veins (varices) in the gullet and stomach.
  • Portal hypertension and its consequence of bleeding varices are usually seen in people with moderately advanced liver disease.
  • Not everyone who has varices and who bleeds will be bleeding from varices.
  • That revealed varices in the lower part of her esophagus which would fit in with a diagnosis of primary biliary cirrhosis.
  • I have portal hypertension & oesophageal varices, with the added bonus of Long QT Syndrome.

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