Computed tomography in acute mesenteric vein thrombosis.

  • D. M. Nichols
  • Published 1984 in Journal of computer assisted tomography
Computed tomographic (CT) findings in a case of surgically proven acute mesenteric vein thrombosis are described. Gross symmetric edema of bowel wall over a long segment of jejunum was present, associated with a very edematous mesentery. Previous reports have described radiography, barium studies, angiography, and nuclear scintigraphy in the investigation… CONTINUE READING