mesenteric artery


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mesenteric artery

The superior or the inferior mesenteric artery.
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Leung noted that stenting of a completely blocked mesenteric artery has in the past been considered a difficult and risky procedure.
Open and endovascular treatment of pseudoaneurysms of the superior mesenteric artery.
2), (3) The distal segment of the ileum is shortened and assumes a helical configuration around a retrograde perfusing vessel, which compensates for the partially absent superior mesenteric artery.
The conventional mesenteric angiography confirming total occlusion of the inferior mesenteric artery and necrotizing inflammation of the muscular arteries of the colonic wall on the pathological examination clarified the diagnosis of PAN.
Rats were anaesthetized with pentobarbital (50 mg/kg, intraperitoneally) and after excision, the mesenteric artery was placed in Krebs bicarbonate solution for the subsequent determination of vascular reactivity using organ chambers, immunohistochemistry and measurement of ROS.
Surgical management of giant superior mesenteric artery aneurysm.
A--axillary artery, CFA--common femoral artery, CHF--congestive heart failure, CT--celiac truncus, DDTA--distal descending thoracic aorta, HT--hypertension, IAA--infrarenal abdominal aorta, LLC--lower limb claudication, LRA--left renal artery, m--months, PDTA--proximal descending thoracic aorta, RRA--right renal artery, SAA--suprarenal abdominal aorta, SMA--superior mesenteric artery, y--years, ULC--upper limb claudication 'Cured: resolution of the symptoms, ability to palpate previously impalpable arterial pulses, normal blood pressure values without the use of antihypertensive drugs.
For para-aortic lymphadenec-tomies in which node dissection will extend up to the inferior mesenteric artery, the trocar positioning is the same as for pelvic lymphadenectomy.
There was normal peak systolic velocity with severely decreased diastolic flow both pre and postprandially in the superior mesenteric artery.
A retrospective review of 22 patients who had superselective transcatheter microcoil embolization (STME) for a lower GI hemorrhage showed that 11 underwent embolizations in branches of the superior mesenteric artery, 9 had embolizations in branches of the inferior mesenteric artery, and 2 received catheterization through the internal iliac artery with embolization of the middle rectal artery.
The area known as the organ of Zuckerkandl (aorticosympathetic group) encompasses all extra-adrenal chromaffin tissue near the origin of the inferior mesenteric artery and the aortic bifurcation.