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  • Day case paracentesis (a procedure to drain fluid from the peritoneal cavity)
  • Liver biopsy
  • ERCP (endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography) – to investigate and treat biliary conditions such stones, bile duct narrowing or cancers.
  • EUS (endoscopic ultrasound) – to investigate pancreatic and biliary abnormalities
  • TACE (transarterial chemoembolization) treatment for primary liver cancer
  • MWA (microwave ablation) for primary liver cancer
  • TIPSS procedure – to place a shunt within the liver to reduce portal vein pressure
  • Dedicated varices endoscopy list
  • Fibroscan service – to determine the degree of scarring in the liver
  • Venesection service for haemochromatosis
  • 24/7 gastrointestinal bleed service
  • Dedicated viral multi-disciplinary team and outreach services
  • Weekly multidisciplinary meetings with radiologists, pathologists, surgeons and oncologists for both cancer and non-cancer illnesses
  • Dedicated in-patient hepatology team