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Superior mesenteric and portal vein thrombosis

In this case, the patient’s abdominal pain was caused by superior mesenteric and portal vein thrombosis, which is probably due to prolonged use of oral contraceptive pills by exclusion of other risk factors.  This thromboembolic phenomenon is an uncommon disease that carries a sign...

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