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Effect of portacaval anastomosis on renal blood flow in cirrhosis—preliminary results
  1. H. Ring-Larsen,
  2. B. Hesse,
  3. B. Stigsby


    The established end-to-side portacaval shunt is not effective in normalizing the decreased renal blood flow in patients with cirrhosis of the liver. The ability of the side-to-side shunt to offer this effect remains to be decided, and will be so when patients with this type of shunt are added to this study.

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