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ALLMedicine™ Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia Center

Research & Reviews  113 results

Chronic mesenteric ischemia: Diagnosis and management.
Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases; Sardar P, White CJ

Apr 27th, 2021 - Chronic mesenteric ischemia (CMI) is an uncommon, potentially underdiagnosed clinical condition. Although there is a high prevalence of mesenteric artery stenoses (MAS), an abundant collateral network in the mesenteric circulation mitigates occurr...

Effect of ischemia-reperfusion on outcomes after open mesenteric bypass for chronic mes...
Journal of Vascular Surgery; Crawford JD, Scali ST et. al.

Apr 23rd, 2021 - Significant physiologic perturbations can occur in patients with chronic mesenteric ischemia (CMI) undergoing open mesenteric bypass (OMB). These events have frequently been attributed to ischemia-reperfusion events and have been directly implicat...

Transcollateral Recanalization of an Occluded Superior Mesenteric Artery.
Annals of Vascular Surgery; Wang G, Zhou X et. al.

Apr 11th, 2021 - To report the technique of transcollateral retrograde recanalization of a superior mesenteric artery flush occlusion. The technique of a patient undergoing transcollateral retrograde recanalization for acute symptomatic superior mesenteric artery ...

Intravascular shockwave lithotripsy as a treatment modality for symptomatic mesenteric ...
Future Cardiology; Sogomonian R, Bernhardt L et. al.

Mar 20th, 2021 - Chronic mesenteric ischemia has traditionally been treated with either open surgical revascularization or endovascular therapy. Endovascular surgery has typically been preferred due to the lower rates of peri-procedural and post-procedural morbidi...

Midterm results after covered stenting of the superior mesenteric artery.
Journal of Vascular Surgery; Girault A, Pellenc Q et. al.

Mar 9th, 2021 - Despite the continuing controversy of covered stents (CS) vs bare metal stents, the use of CS in mesenteric occlusive disease (MOD) has been recommended by expert centers. The aim of this study was to report midterm results with CS of the superior...

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Guidelines  2 results

Chronic mesenteric ischemia: Clinical practice guidelines from the Society for Vascular...
Journal of Vascular Surgery; Huber TS, Björck M et. al.

Nov 11th, 2020 - Chronic mesenteric ischemia (CMI) results from the inability to achieve adequate postprandial intestinal blood flow, usually from atherosclerotic occlusive disease at the origins of the mesenteric vessels. Patients typically present with postprand...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Imaging of Mesenteric Ischemia.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Ginsburg M et. al.

Nov 6th, 2018 - Mesenteric ischemia is an uncommon condition resulting from decreased blood flow to the small or large bowel in an acute or chronic setting. Acute ischemia is associated with high rates of morbidity and mortality; however, it is difficult to diagn...

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News  6 results

A 76-Year-Old Woman With Abdominal Pain

Oct 2nd, 2017 - AMI has many causes, depending on the underlying pathology. Emboli can come from cardiac thrombi that develop after myocardial infarction or in association with atrial fibrillation or valvular disease. Thrombi can come from atherosclerotic disease...

Open vs. endovascular for chronic mesenteric ischemia
Eric Endean, MD, Linda Harris, MD

Feb 6th, 2017 - Chronic mesenteric ischemia is best treated in an open operation. Chronic mesenteric ischemia is a rare disorder accounting for about 1 out of 100,000 admissions.

Mesenteric stenting: an evolving therapy
Patrice Wendling

Mar 25th, 2015 - CHICAGO – Mesenteric stenting has replaced open surgery as first-line treatment for chronic mesenteric ischemia, but it is still a therapy in flux. Controversy exists over single- versus multivessel revascularization when both the celiac artery (C.

Covered Stents Top Bare Metal for Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia
Kerri Wachter

Jul 30th, 2012 - NATIONAL HARBOR, MD. – Covered stents may reduce the recurrence of chronic mesenteric ischemia and the need for reintervention in patients undergoing primary interventions, according to Dr.

Abdominal Pain as Presentation of Takayasu's Arteritis in an Adolescent Male Patient

Mar 16th, 2006 - Abstract We describe a boy with chronic abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting, and weight loss. The imaging was compatible with Takayasu's arteritis. Chronic mesenteric ischemia was the etiology of the patient's symptoms.    

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Patient Education  3 results see all →