Superior mesenteric artery syndrome

Case contributed by Riyad Waheed Alesawi


Repeated vomiting, abdominal pain and constipation

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male

Massively dilated fluid-filled esophagus, stomach and duodenum till its third part
which entrapped between SMA and aorta with collapsed bowel loops beyond (aortomesenteric angle is 19°).

Case Discussion

The patient presented with symptoms of bowel obstruction.

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