HVPG

AcronymDefinition
HVPGHepatic Venous Pressure Gradient
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The results of our study show that baseline HVPG value before antiviral treatment is a strong predictor of liver decompensation on follow-up evaluation," Dr.
The results of this study show that the oral application of the new PDE-5 inhibitor udenafil lowers HVPG in an acute setting without any systemic cardiovascular side effects.
Mean hepatic venous pressure gradient (HVPG) was 18 mm Hg; HVPG increased to 22 mm Hg at 30 minutes after a meal and 21 mm Hg at 60 minutes after a meal.
Mean baseline HVPG was 16 mm Hg; after treatment with placebo, values increased to 19 mm Hg at 30 and 60 minutes after the meal.