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Hepatic veno-occlusive disease

Disease definition

Hepatic veno-occlusive disease (hepatic VOD) is a condition resulting from toxic injury to the hepatic sinusoidal capillaries that leads to obstruction of the small hepatic veins.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Sinusoidal obstruction syndrome
  • Prevalence: 1-5 / 10 000
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: K76.5
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0019156
  • MeSH: D006504
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: 10047216

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