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ALLMedicine™ Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia Center

Research & Reviews  109 results

Contemporary management of acute and chronic mesenteric ischemia: 10-year experience fr...
Journal of Vascular Surgery; Andraska EA, Tran LM et. al.

Nov 18th, 2021 - Endovascular and hybrid methods are being increasingly used to treat mesenteric ischemia. However, long-term outcomes and risk of symptom recurrence remain unknown. The objective of this study was to define predictors of post-operative morbidity, ...

Ischemic bowel disease in 2021.
World Journal of Gastroenterology; Ahmed M

Aug 28th, 2021 - Ischemic bowel disease (ISBODI) includes colon ischemia, acute mesenteric ischemia (AMI) and chronic mesenteric ischemia (CMI). Epidemiologically, colon ischemia is the most common type followed by AMI and CMI. There are various risk factors for t...

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 ...

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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  3 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...

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.    

Open Mesenteric Approach Still Useful
Sherry Boschert

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. -- Despite the fact that open surgery for patients with chronic mesenteric ischemia tends to be reserved for sicker, more complicated patients who aren't good candidates for endovascular revascularization, outcomes have not decli.

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Patient Education  4 results see all →