CT abdomen and pelvis

Coronal C+ portal venous phase
Modality: CT (C+ portal venous phase)

- “ Portomesenteric vein thrombosis (PMVT) is a rare cause of mesenteric and bowel ischemia. It is important to diagnose accurately and in a timely fa...”

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  • Acute superior mesenteric vein thrombosis - “ Acute superior mesenteric vein thrombosis is one of the less common causes of intestinal ischemia. Often despite thrombosis of the SMV, small bowe...”
  • Small bowel ischemia - “ Small bowel or mesenteric ischemia may be a life-threatening condition, arising from any one of numerous causes of disturbance of the normal blood...”
  • Portal vein thrombosis - “ Portal vein thrombosis may be seen in a variety of clinical contexts, and when acute can be a life-threatening condition. It is a major cause of n...”

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