Surgical Pathology Criteria

Portal Hypertensive Gastropathy

Differential Diagnosis

Portal Hypertensive Gastropathy Gastric Antral Vascular Ectasia
Involves fundus and corpus Involves antrum
Endoscopic diffuse changes Endoscopic longitudinal stripes
Secondary to cirrhosis May be associated with cirrhosis
No microthrombi Microthrombi characteristic
No fibromuscular change or hyalinization in lamina propria Fibromuscular hyperplasia with hyalinization of lamina propria

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