Superior mesenteric venous injuries: to ligate or to repair remains the question.

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BACKGROUND Superior mesenteric vein injuries are rare and incur high mortality. Given their low incidence, little data exist delineating indications for when to institute primary repair versus ligation. The purposes of this study are to review our institutional experience, to determine the additive effect on mortality of associated vascular injuries, to… (More)

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