|Indication||Appropriate Use Rating|
|Evaluation of Hepatic Dysfunction or Portal Hypertension|
|Surveillance Following Portal Decompression Procedure|
|Evaluation of Other Symptoms or Signs of Abdominal Vascular Disease|
|Evaluation of Cardiac and/or Pulmonary Symptoms|
A = appropriate; TIPS = transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt; M = maybe appropriate; R = rarely appropriate.
↵∗ Testing indications refer to evaluation of native hepatoportal venous system only (i.e., hepatic transplant sites and arterial system excluded).