Intractable ascites in idiopathic myelofibrosis. Successful treatment by peritoneovenous (LeVeen) shunting

H. S. Kiat, M. B. van Der Weyden, A. W. Jakobovits, F. J. Dudley, W. R. Johnson

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Abstract

Intractable ascites in a patient with myelofibrosis resolved after the insertion of a peritoneovenous (Le Veen) shunt. The procedure was not associated with any significant morbidity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)144-145
Number of pages2
JournalMedical Journal of Australia
Volume2
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1983
Externally publishedYes

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    Kiat, H. S., van Der Weyden, M. B., Jakobovits, A. W., Dudley, F. J., & Johnson, W. R. (1983). Intractable ascites in idiopathic myelofibrosis. Successful treatment by peritoneovenous (LeVeen) shunting. Medical Journal of Australia, 2(3), 144-145.