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Colon stenosis caused by old portal vein thrombosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15654575     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 58-year-old female with a history of portal vein thrombosis was referred to our hospital with abdominal pain and distention. Colon fiber and enema of the colon showed stenosis at the transverse colon and the ascending colon, with edematous mucosa. Laparotomy revealed no abnormal findings other than chronic ischemia of the colon. To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of colon stenosis caused by portal vein thrombosis.
Authors:
T Kaido; M Kano; S Suzaki; K Yanagibashi; M Shiota
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Abdominal imaging     Volume:  30     ISSN:  0942-8925     ISO Abbreviation:  Abdom Imaging     Publication Date:    2005 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-06-20     Completed Date:  2005-09-13     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9303672     Medline TA:  Abdom Imaging     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  358-60     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, Otsu Municipal Hospital, 2-9-9-Motomiya, Otsu, Shiga 520-0804, Japan. kaido3@hotmail.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abdominal Pain / etiology
Colon / pathology*
Constriction, Pathologic
Female
Humans
Ileus / etiology*,  surgery
Mesenteric Artery, Superior / radiography
Middle Aged
Portal Vein* / pathology,  radiography
Time Factors
Venous Thrombosis / complications*

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