Primary percutaneous revascularization using coronary stent in a patient with acute mesenteric ischemia.

@article{Demir2012PrimaryPR,
  title={Primary percutaneous revascularization using coronary stent in a patient with acute mesenteric ischemia.},
  author={Ali Soner Demir and Alaattin Ozt{\"u}rk and Soe Moe Aung},
  journal={Balkan medical journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={225-6}
}
Acute mesenteric ischemia (AMI) is an uncommon disorder with serious morbidity and mortality caused by acute obstruction of the intestinal vessels. The obstruction is generally due to cardiac thromboembolism or, less frequently, by the acute thrombosis on an existing atherosclerotic plaque. The most commonly involved vessel is the superior mesenteric artery… CONTINUE READING