superior mesenteric artery

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Related to superior mesenteric artery: hepatic artery, celiac trunk, abdominal aorta, splenic artery
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originates from the upper part of the aorta that supplies the small intestines and the cecum and the colon

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Usefulness of multidetector-row CT (MDCT) for the diagnosis of non-occlusive mesenteric ischemia (NOMI): assessment of morphology and diameter of the superior mesenteric artery (SMA) on multi-planar reconstructed (MPR) images.
Two trunks arose separately from a very short CMT: 1) the gastro-splenic trunk divided into the left gastric artery and the splenic artery; and 2) the hepatomesenteric trunk divided into the common hepatic artery and the superior mesenteric artery.
Computed tomography revealed compression of the left renal vein between the aorta and superior mesenteric artery
However, his abdominal computed tomography with intravenous contrast revealed dilatation in the small intestines, a small amount of fluid in the abdomen, mesenteric torsion, and sudden cut of flow in the superior mesenteric artery (SMA) related to torsion.
One patient bled from the PG, another from the uncinate branch of the superior mesenteric artery (SMA) and a third patient bled from the left hepatic artery.
A 22-year-old man with superior mesenteric artery (SMA) syndrome, an unusual cause of proximal intestinal obstruction, and recent unintentional weight loss of 35 pounds (body mass index 15.
Cardiac arrest; superior mesenteric artery occlusion; intestinal ischaemia.
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 Originating from the Celiac Axis: A Rare Vascular anomaly.
Superior mesenteric artery syndrome: A rare etiology of upper intestinal obstruction in adults.
Measurement of the length of the coeliac trunk up to the left gastric, Measurement of the length of coeliac trunk up to common hepatic and/or splenic artery, Measurement of coeliac trunk diameter, Distance between coeliac trunk and the superior mesenteric artery shows in Table 1 (Figure 1 & 2).
It arises from the right side of abdominal aorta, inferior-laterally to the origin of the superior mesenteric artery.
4) demonstrated the classic sign of whirling of the mesenteric vessels around the superior mesenteric artery (SMA).
A case of polyarteritis nodosa with lesions of the superior mesenteric artery illustrating the diagnostic usefulness of three-dimensional computed tomographic angiography.
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