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Endovascular stent implantation in the coeliac and superior mesenteric arteries in the treatment of chronic mesenteric ischemia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18989062     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Mesenteric ischemia is a rare but serious cause of abdominal pain.We present the case of a man who had symptomatic mesenteric ischemia, secondary to a superior mesenteric artery stenosis in conjunction with a coeliac artery stenosis. He was treated with balloon angioplasty and stent insertion, and showed good symptomatic improvement.
J Srimannarayana; K Jagadeesh Babu; K G Ramesh; P V R Raju; Anurag Sharma
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Indian heart journal     Volume:  58     ISSN:  0019-4832     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian Heart J     Publication Date:    2006 Mar-Apr
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-11-07     Completed Date:  2009-03-06     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0374675     Medline TA:  Indian Heart J     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  155-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Usha Mullapudi Cardiac Centre, Hyderabad.
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MeSH Terms
Abdominal Pain / etiology
Celiac Artery* / pathology
Chronic Disease
Constriction, Pathologic
Ischemia / etiology,  therapy*
Mesenteric Artery, Superior* / pathology
Mesentery / blood supply*
Middle Aged
Prosthesis Implantation

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