superior mesenteric 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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Open and endovascular treatment of pseudoaneurysms of the superior mesenteric artery.
Considerations in the management of aneurysm of the superior mesenteric artery.
Superior mesenteric artery stent fracture leading to recurrent mesenteric ischemia.
Subsequent magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) proved involvement of a jejunal segment and encasement of left-sided branches of the superior mesenteric artery.
The condition can also involve other large arteries including the superior mesenteric artery, and carotid, subclavian and iliac arteries.
The vasodilator effect of the ethanolic extract of leaves from Hancornia speciosa Gomes (HSE) was evaluated in superior mesenteric artery rings.
There was normal peak systolic velocity with severely decreased diastolic flow both pre and postprandially in the superior mesenteric artery.
Renal/visceral angioplasty referred to balloon dilatation of major abdominal arteries emanating from the aorta, such as the celiac axis, superior mesenteric artery, inferior mesenteric artery, and renal arteries.
Additional findings included dilation of the first and second portions of the duodenum with narrowing and small caliber of the third portion as it crosses the midline posterior to the superior mesenteric artery (SMA, Figure 1) and decreased aortomesenteric angle (Figure 2).
The mass enhanced avidly and heterogeneously, with arterial supply from the superior mesenteric artery.
The superior mesenteric artery and superior mesenteric vein were completely engulfed by "inflammatory stranding.
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