Superior mesenteric artery syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Charudutt Jayant Sambhaji

Presentation

Significant weight loss and vomiting.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female

Compression of the third part of the duodenum by the superior mesenteric artery.

Case Discussion

Images show compression of the third part of the duodenum by the superior mesenteric artery resulting in proximal dilatation of the duodenum and stomach.

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Case information

rID: 7373
Published: 19th Oct 2009
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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