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Hepatic infarction

MedGen UID:
508812
Concept ID:
C0151731
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Hepatic Infarct; Hepatic Infarction; Hepatic Infarctions; Hepatic Infarcts; Infarct, Hepatic; Infarct, Liver; Infarction, Hepatic; Infarction, Liver; Liver Infarct; Liver Infarction; Liver Infarctions; Liver Infarcts
SNOMED CT: Infarction of liver (17890003); Hepatic infarction (17890003); Infarct of liver (17890003)
 
HPO: HP:0033135
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0001787

Definition

Hepatic infarction is defined as areas of coagulative necrosis from hepatocyte cell death caused by local ischemia. Liver infarctions appear as hypoechoic nonvascular regions on conventional and Doppler sonography. [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVHepatic infarction

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Tuifua TS, Partovi S, Remer EM, Ragheb J, Bullen JA, Kattan MW, Kapoor B
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 2022 Oct;45(10):1512-1523. Epub 2022 Jul 18 doi: 10.1007/s00270-022-03219-7. PMID: 35851823
Tanaka T, Takata K, Kunimoto H, Fukuda H, Yamauchi R, Tsuchiya N, Inomata S, Yokoyama K, Morihara D, Takeyama Y, Shakado S, Sakisaka S, Hirai F
Oncology 2020;98(12):859-868. Epub 2020 Aug 14 doi: 10.1159/000508921. PMID: 32799203
Akahane M, Koga H, Kato N, Yamada H, Uozumi K, Tateishi R, Teratani T, Shiina S, Ohtomo K
Radiographics 2005 Oct;25 Suppl 1:S57-68. doi: 10.1148/rg.25si055505. PMID: 16227497

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Tuifua TS, Partovi S, Remer EM, Ragheb J, Bullen JA, Kattan MW, Kapoor B
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 2022 Oct;45(10):1512-1523. Epub 2022 Jul 18 doi: 10.1007/s00270-022-03219-7. PMID: 35851823
Miyayama S, Arai Y, Matsui O
Br J Radiol 2022 Sep 1;95(1138):20211316. Epub 2022 Feb 10 doi: 10.1259/bjr.20211316. PMID: 35143258Free PMC Article
Shindo D, Yamamoto A, Amano R, Kimura K, Yamazoe S, Shimono T, Miki Y
Jpn J Radiol 2020 Jun;38(6):547-552. Epub 2020 Apr 1 doi: 10.1007/s11604-020-00934-4. PMID: 32239373
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Diagnosis

Moller K, Zadeh ES, Görg C, Jenssen C, Hocke M, De Molo C, Serra C, Dong Y, Cui XW, Lim A, Thees-Laurenz R, Faiss S, Dietrich CF
Med Ultrason 2023 Jun 26;25(2):189-200. doi: 10.11152/mu-4013. PMID: 37369049
Costaguta G, Costaguta A, Lipsich J, Oxilia HG, Álvarez F
Arch Argent Pediatr 2023 Aug 1;121(4):e202202719. Epub 2023 Feb 2 doi: 10.5546/aap.2022-02719.eng. PMID: 36706010
Kuo AH, Srivastava SD, Harrington SG, Hedgire SS
Clin Imaging 2020 Dec;68:188-190. Epub 2020 Jul 25 doi: 10.1016/j.clinimag.2020.07.017. PMID: 32846365
Uthman I, Khamashta M
Rheumatology (Oxford) 2007 Nov;46(11):1641-7. Epub 2007 Jul 17 doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/kem158. PMID: 17636180
Hunt CM, Sharara AI
Am Fam Physician 1999 Feb 15;59(4):829-36. PMID: 10068707

Therapy

Shi Q, Zhao G, Wei S, Guo C, Wu X, Zhao RC, Di G
J Pharmacol Sci 2022 Jan;148(1):19-30. Epub 2021 Sep 23 doi: 10.1016/j.jphs.2021.09.005. PMID: 34924126
Strasberg SM, Helton WS
HPB (Oxford) 2011 Jan;13(1):1-14. Epub 2010 Nov 15 doi: 10.1111/j.1477-2574.2010.00225.x. PMID: 21159098Free PMC Article
Ensom MH, Stephenson MD
Pharmacotherapy 1999 Sep;19(9):1013-25. doi: 10.1592/phco.19.13.1013.31588. PMID: 10610007
Robertson GS, Dennison AR, Johnson PR, London NJ
Hepatogastroenterology 1998 Jan-Feb;45(19):226-35. PMID: 9496519
Miller FJ Jr, Mineau DE
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 1983;6(3):141-9. doi: 10.1007/BF02552766. PMID: 6354445

Prognosis

Tuifua TS, Partovi S, Remer EM, Ragheb J, Bullen JA, Kattan MW, Kapoor B
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 2022 Oct;45(10):1512-1523. Epub 2022 Jul 18 doi: 10.1007/s00270-022-03219-7. PMID: 35851823
Carmiel Haggai M, Sgayer I, Bornstein J, Odeh M, Lowenstein L, Frank Wolf M
Am J Obstet Gynecol 2022 Sep;227(3):515.e1-515.e9. Epub 2022 Apr 29 doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2022.04.048. PMID: 35500613
Jayanthi V, Udayakumar N
Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 2008 Mar;54(1):75-84. PMID: 18299670
Hunt CM, Sharara AI
Am Fam Physician 1999 Feb 15;59(4):829-36. PMID: 10068707
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Clinical prediction guides

Ippolito D, Maino C, Vernuccio F, Cannella R, Inchingolo R, Dezio M, Faletti R, Bonaffini PA, Gatti M, Sironi S
World J Gastroenterol 2023 Feb 7;29(5):834-850. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v29.i5.834. PMID: 36816623Free PMC Article
Tuifua TS, Partovi S, Remer EM, Ragheb J, Bullen JA, Kattan MW, Kapoor B
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 2022 Oct;45(10):1512-1523. Epub 2022 Jul 18 doi: 10.1007/s00270-022-03219-7. PMID: 35851823
Carmiel Haggai M, Sgayer I, Bornstein J, Odeh M, Lowenstein L, Frank Wolf M
Am J Obstet Gynecol 2022 Sep;227(3):515.e1-515.e9. Epub 2022 Apr 29 doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2022.04.048. PMID: 35500613
Priyadarshi RN, Kumar P, Kumar R, Anand U, Shyama
Abdom Radiol (NY) 2020 Mar;45(3):652-660. doi: 10.1007/s00261-020-02409-6. PMID: 31955219
Strasberg SM, Helton WS
HPB (Oxford) 2011 Jan;13(1):1-14. Epub 2010 Nov 15 doi: 10.1111/j.1477-2574.2010.00225.x. PMID: 21159098Free PMC Article

Recent systematic reviews

Ensom MH, Stephenson MD
Pharmacotherapy 1999 Sep;19(9):1013-25. doi: 10.1592/phco.19.13.1013.31588. PMID: 10610007

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