Mesenteric panniculitis: Case report and literature review

Parra-Davila, Eduardo; McKenney, Mark G.; Sleeman, Danny; Hartmann, Rene; Rao, Rajeev K.; McKenney, Kimberley; Compton, Raymond P.
August 1998
American Surgeon;Aug1998, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p768
Academic Journal
Describes a medical case of mesenteric panniculitis. Inflammatory condition of the adipose tissue of unknown etiology; Replacement of mesentery with fibrosis; Medical background of patient studied; Identification of mesenteric panniculitis as a stage of sclerosing mesenteritis; Retractile mesenteritis stage; Diagnostic techniques for the disease.


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