TJLB

AcronymDefinition
TJLBTransjugular Liver Graft Biopsy
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The present case demonstrates two important clinical points: patients with AIH may sometimes have concomitant ITP, and TJLB is a valuable modality for the diagnosis of AIH with ITP.
Our report also showed how TJLB was effective for the diagnosis of AIH with severe thrombocytopenia due to ITP.
The indications for TJLB include not only coagulation disorders, but also the presence of ascites, morbid obesity, previous liver transplant, acute liver failure, and patients in whom a PLB has failed [16].
TJLB was effective for making the diagnosis of AIH with severe thrombocytopenia due to ITP.