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Table 3 Intra-procedure and early complications of PS

From: Parallel transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) for TIPS dysfunction: technical and patency outcome

Complications (n) (%)
Intra-procedure complications
 None 29 (78.4%)
 Bleeding 3 (8.1%)
 Biliary puncture 2 (5.4%)
 Acute TIPS thrombosis 1 (2.7%)
 Bradycardia 1 (2.7%)
 Respiratory distress 1 (2.7%)
Early complication
 Acute TIPS thrombosis 4 (10.8%)
Late complications  
 Encephalopathy  
 Hepatocellular carcinoma  
 Acute liver failure