What are vascular liver diseases?

These are disorders of the hepatic vasculature where inflammation or thrombosis can lead to the obstruction of blood vessels in the liver.

Vascular Liver Diseases include:

  • Portal vein thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari syndrome (occlusion of hepatic veins) and other rare disorders, such as:
  • Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome
  • Nodular regenerative hyperplasia of the liver and,
  • non-cirrhotic portal hypertension