[Mesenteric acute ischemia caused by spontaneous and isolated dissection of the superior mesenteric artery].

@article{Burgos2002MesentericAI,
  title={[Mesenteric acute ischemia caused by spontaneous and isolated dissection of the superior mesenteric artery].},
  author={Luis C Burgos and Renato M Mertens and Francisco Valdes and Albrecht H Kr{\"a}mer and Leopoldo A Marin{\'e} and Alejandro Rahmer and Gabriel Prat},
  journal={Revista medica de Chile},
  year={2002},
  volume={130 11},
  pages={1282-6}
}
Spontaneous dissection of the superior mesenteric artery is an unusual cause of mesenteric ischemia. Diagnosis can be based on findings of the belicoidal computed tomography or selective angiography of the superior mesenteric artery. We report two male patients, aged 47 and 50 years, who were admitted for abdominal pain. Isolated superior mesenteric artery… CONTINUE READING