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Acutegastric dilatation with_ superior mesenteric artery syndrome in a young girl with anorexia nervosa.
The diameter of the superior mesenteric artery is 7.41 mm before surgery and 10.45 mm at 3 months after surgery (arrows).
Modlin, "Superior mesenteric artery syndrome following ileal J-pouch anal anastomosis.
One patient had a concomitant superior mesenteric artery stenosis as a consequence of MAL compression (Figure 4).
In isolated rat superior mesenteric artery rings from SHR and WKY, MeOH-Sc (0.001-1000 [micro]g/ml) decreased concentration-dependently following Phe-induced contraction (1 [micro]M), in similar magnitudes and potencies (Table 1; Fig.
It also revealed ischaemia of the ascending colon, several blood clots inside the superior mesenteric artery (SMA) (Fig.
A computed tomographic (CT) scan of the abdomen revealed moderate dilatation of the duodenum that measured up to 3.4 cm with an abrupt caliber change [Figure 1]a and [Figure 1]b and decreased angle between the aorta and superior mesenteric artery (SMA) [Figure 1]c.
At the level of the last axial cross-section of the initial cardiac acquisition, just below the emerging of superior mesenteric artery (SMA), we saw an important parietal thrombosis of the abdominal aorta.
Superior mesenteric artery occlusion (SMAO) shock is a severe pathological event that results from intestinal ischemic insult due to superior mesenteric artery occlusion and subsequent reperfusion injury.
CT angiography for delineation of celiac and superior mesenteric artery variants in patients undergoing hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery.
Intestinal ischemia-reperfusion (I/R) injury is a serious clinical event which is always occurring in some critical conditions such as superior mesenteric artery (SMA) occlusion and thrombus, hemorrhagic shock, or small bowel transplantation.

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