Structure of superior mesenteric vein

Known as: Superior mesenteric vein, Vena mesenterica superior 
A vein that follows the path of the superior mesenteric artery and joins with the splenic vein to form the hepatic portal vein.
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1945-2018
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE To describe our approach to resection of pancreatic head cancers, which involve 1 or both of the first-order branches… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE To ascertain whether portal glucose sensing extends beyond the portal vein to the superior mesenteric vein and then… (More)
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2006
2006
The purpose of this study was to describe radiologic anatomy of the superior mesenteric vein (SMV) and to evaluate branching… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND This study was designed to describe the precise anatomic venous tributaries of the superior mesenteric vein with… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE Thromboembolism is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in inflammatory bowel disease. Several prothrombotic… (More)
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2002
2002
PURPOSE This study was designed to describe the precise venous anatomy of the right colon, which is especially important for… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE Our purpose was to examine the clinical presentation, imaging appearance, etiology, and clinical outcome in patients… (More)
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1987
1987
The hypertrophic uncinate process of the pancreas wrapping the superior mesenteric vein and artery was discovered during surgery… (More)
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1983
1983
 
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1983
1983
We examined 108 children with obstruction of the portal vein. Symptoms included splenomegaly and gastrointestinal tract… (More)
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