[Surgical treatment of superior mesenteric artery syndrome].

@article{Yang1991SurgicalTO,
  title={[Surgical treatment of superior mesenteric artery syndrome].},
  author={Wen-lin Yang},
  journal={Zhonghua wai ke za zhi [Chinese journal of surgery]},
  year={1991},
  volume={29 7},
  pages={421-3, 462}
}
  • Wen-lin Yang
  • Published 1991 in
    Zhonghua wai ke za zhi [Chinese journal of…
Fourty-two patients with superior mesenteric artery syndrome were treated surgically. Among the patients, 24 were male and 18 female (mean age, 38 years). The courses of the disease varied from 1 to 10 years. Operations included amputation of the ligament of Treitz (14 patients), gastrojejunostomy (2), subtotal gastrectomy and gastro jejunostomy (1… CONTINUE READING