Mesenteric ischaemia

David Evans, George Dovell, Frank CT Smith

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Abstract

Mesenteric ischaemic is a life-threatening condition that occurs as a result of interrupted or reduced blood flow to the bowel. It is categorized as acute or chronic and encompasses a range of pathology and symptoms. This article looks at the presentation, diagnosis and management of acute and chronic mesenteric ischaemia, ischaemic colitis and venous infarction.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)119-127
Number of pages9
JournalSurgery
Volume37
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2019

Keywords

  • Bowel infarction
  • bowel ischaemia
  • colonic ischaemia
  • ischaemic colitis
  • mesenteric angina
  • mesenteric embolus
  • mesenteric ischaemia

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