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Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome

Known as: DUODENUM, VASCULAR COMPRESSION, Wilkie Syndrome, Syndrome, Cast 
DUODENAL OBSTRUCTION by the superior mesenteric artery (MESENTERIC ARTERY, SUPERIOR) which travels in the root of the MESENTERY and crosses over the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
BACKGROUND The West African outbreak of Ebola virus disease that peaked in 2014 has caused more than 11,000 deaths. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
A 63-year-old female presented to our department complaining of epigastric pain, nausea and vomiting. Symptoms started after a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE The purpose of the study was to describe computed tomography (CT) and ultrasonography findings in superior mesenteric… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES We screened a cohort of subjects affected by various degree of dyspepsia to reveal if they presented a reduction of… Expand
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2003
2003
Objectives: The differential diagnosis of intestinal obstruction includes mechanical obstruction, obstruction secondary to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Superior mesenteric artery syndrome is duodenal obstruction by the superior mesenteric artery. It is caused by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE Our purpose was to describe the use of CT angiography and three-dimensional (3D) reconstruction in the diagnosis of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
A series of 18 patients underwent surgery for upper abdominal symptoms and signs of superior mesenteric artery syndrome (SMAS… Expand
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1988
1988
In superior mesenteric artery (SMA) syndrome the third portion of the duodenum is entrapped by the aorta and the SMA. We used… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Superior mesenteric artery syndrome (SMAS) is a rare clinical condition. Eleven cases of SMAS treated surgically are reported… Expand
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