SUPERIOR MESENTERIC ARTERY SYNDROME FOLLOWING SPINAL DEFORMITY CORRECTION
- Mesenteric arterial ischaemia: diagnosis and therapeutic options. Cleveland, TJ; Nawaz, S; Gaines, PA // Vascular Medicine;2002, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p311
Ischaemia of the bowel may arise from a number of causes affecting the arterial and venous compartments of the vascular tree. This article addresses the causes and consequences of arterial obstruction, which may compromise the supply of oxygenated blood to the bowel. These events may occur as an...
- Ruptured Mycotic Aneurysm of the Superior Mesenteric Artery That Was Due to Cardiobacterium Endocarditis
. Silver, Steven E. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;12/1/1999, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p1573
Describes a case of a superior mesenteric mycotic aneurysm of the superior mesenteric artery caused by Cardiobacterium hominis. Medical history; Laboratory findings; Causes of mycotic aneurysm; Sites of involvement for mycotic aneurysm; Symptoms exhibited; Treatment.
- Bisacodyl abuse. // Reactions Weekly;10/30/2010, Issue 1325, p10
The article describes the case of a 29-year-old woman who developed superior mesenteric artery (SMA) following bisacodyl abuse.
- Internal medicine (clinical vignettes) & (research). // Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS44
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `An unusual case of abdominal pain: Idiopathic acute mesenteric vein thrombosis,' by S. Shafazand and S. Shadowitz from the University of Toronto.
- Acute mesenteric ischemia: a sequela of abdominal aortography. Kedia, Shiksha; Bhatt, Vijaya Raj; Koirala, Ashish; Murukutla, Srujitha; Rijal, Jharendra; Pant, Shradha; Wrzolek, Monika A.; Gottesman, Aaron // Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives (JC;2014, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p1
The use of abdominal angiography and transcatheter embolization has increased rapidly in the last few decades. Although improvement in angiographic techniques has made the procedure safe, ischemic colitis is a rare but potentially dreadful complication. We report a case of a 51-year-old woman...
- Ponte osteotomies to treat major thoracic adolescent idiopathic scoliosis curves allow more effective corrective maneuvers. Pizones, Javier; Sánchez-Mariscal, Felisa; Zúñiga, Lorenzo; Izquierdo, Enrique // European Spine Journal;Jul2015, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p1540
Purpose: There is controversy regarding the effect of the Ponte osteotomies in the improvement of coronal correction, its maintenance during follow-up, and the restoration of thoracic kyphosis in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS). Methods: Seventy-three AIS patients with Lenke type 1-4...
- Anti-inflammatory cytokines (IL-4, IL-10, IL-13) in plasma during mesenteric infarction. Nathan, N.; Denizot, Y. // Mediators of Inflammation;Apr98, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p119
Examines anti-inflammatory cytokines in plasma during mesenteric infarction. Elevation during several inflammatory states; Role in limiting the duration and extent of the acute inflammatory response; Marker of the exacerbation of cytokine production in patients with mesenteric infarction.
- Practical application of body mass index to various diseases associated with the nutcracker effect in children and adults. Shin, Jae; Lee, Jae // Surgical & Radiologic Anatomy;Aug2008, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p527
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Measurement of the distance and angle between the aorta and superior mesenteric artery: normal values in different BMI categories" in the 2007 issue.
- Laparoscopic Surgery and Splanchnic Vessel Thrombosis. Sternberg, A.; Alfici, R.; Bronek, S.; Kimmel, B. // Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques;Apr98, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p65
Reports a case of fatal mesenteric artery thrombosis following laparoscopic cholecystectomy in a hypertensive woman. Treatments administered on the patient; Diagnosis.