Liver Shunts

 

Portosystemic Shunts (PSS) or liver shunts is a malformation of blood flow to the liver, bypassing the liver and the normal filtration processes and carrying digestive products that should be excreted directly to the blood circulation.  Additional information may be found at

 

http://www.akcchf.org/search/search.jsp?query=portal+systemic+shunts

 

http://www.veterinarypartner.com/Content.plx?P=A&S=0&C=0&A=2533

 

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