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*  Nutcracker syndrome
This condition is not to be confused with superior mesenteric artery syndrome, which is the compression of the third portion of ... Compression of the left renal vein (marked by the arrow) between the superior mesenteric artery (above) and the aorta (below) ... The legs of this nutcracker, with some imagination, could represent the superior mesenteric artery and abdominal aorta in ... and superior mesenteric artery (SMA), although other variants exist. The name derives from the fact that, in the sagittal plane ...
*  Mesenteric ischemia
In non-occlusive mesenteric ischemia, where there is no blockage of the arteries supplying the bowel, the treatment is medical ... Acute mesenteric ischemia affects about five per hundred thousand people per year in the developed world. Chronic mesenteric ... Mesenteric ischemia was first described in 1895. Play media Three progressive phases of mesenteric ischemia have been described ... It can come on suddenly, known as acute mesenteric ischemia, or gradually, known as chronic mesenteric ischemia. Acute disease ...
*  Mesenteric arteries
Superior mesenteric artery Inferior mesenteric artery Gray, Henry (1918). "5a. 2. The Abdominal Aorta". Anatomy of the Human ... Both the superior and inferior mesenteric arteries arise from the abdominal aorta. Each of these arteries travel through the ... branches of these arteries join with the marginal artery of the colon, which means that occlusion of one of the main arteries ... The mesenteric arteries take blood from the aorta and distribute it to a large portion of the gastrointestinal tract. ...
*  Superior mesenteric artery
... leading to superior mesenteric artery syndrome. Superior mesenteric artery Abdominal cavity.Superior mesenteric artery.Deep ... This artery is completed by branches of the left colic which is a branch of the inferior mesenteric artery. Compared to other ... Located under this portion of the superior mesenteric artery, between it and the aorta, are the following: left renal vein - ... In human anatomy, the superior mesenteric artery (SMA) arises from the anterior surface of the abdominal aorta, just inferior ...
*  Superior mesenteric artery syndrome
Aorto-mesenteric artery compression syndrome. Chirurg 2000;71:1345-51 Chark. "Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome". Everything2 ... Superior mesenteric artery (SMA) syndrome is a gastro-vascular disorder in which the third and final portion of the duodenum is ... Lee, T. H.; Lee, J. S.; Jo, Y.; Park, K. S.; Cheon, J. H.; Kim, Y. S. (2012). "Superior mesenteric artery syndrome: Where do we ... A 1-in-3 mortality rate for Superior Mesenteric Artery syndrome has been quoted by a small number of sources. However, after ...
*  Inferior mesenteric artery
... and therefore the superior mesenteric artery. The SMA and IMA anastomose via the marginal artery of the colon (artery of ... Front of abdomen, showing surface markings for arteries and inguinal canal. Inferior mesenteric artery Lumbar and sacral plexus ... The inferior mesenteric artery and its branches. Abdominal portion of the sympathetic trunk, with the celiac plexus and ... In human anatomy, the inferior mesenteric artery, often abbreviated as IMA, is the third main branch of the abdominal aorta and ...
*  Anorexia nervosa (differential diagnoses)
Kornmehl, P.; Weizman, Z.; Liss, Z.; Bar-Ziv, J.; Joseph, A. (1988). "Superior mesenteric artery syndrome presenting as an ... It was subsequently proven to be MNGIE superior mesenteric artery syndrome (SMA syndrome) "is a gastrointestinal disorder ... "Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome". Digestive Surgery. 26 (3): 213-214. doi:10.1159/000219330. PMID 19468230. ... by the compression of the third or transverse portion of the duodenum against the aorta by the superior mesenteric artery ...
*  Eugene Lindsay Opie
Opie, EL; Lynch, CJ; Tershakovec, M (April 1970). "Sclerosis of the mesenteric arteries of rats. Its relation to longevity and ...
*  Catabolysis
Anorexia nervosa Conatus , Wiktionary Metabolism Starvation Superior mesenteric artery syndrome Wasting. ...
*  Ileal arteries
They are branches of the superior mesenteric artery.. ... The ileal arteries feed oxygenated blood into the ileum, a ...
*  Colic flexures
... it receives dual blood supply from the terminal branches of the superior mesenteric artery and the inferior mesenteric artery, ... It receives blood supply from the superior mesenteric artery. The left colic flexure or splenic flexure (as it is close to the ...
*  Suspensory muscle of duodenum
... celiac artery) and superior mesenteric artery, passes behind the pancreas, and enters the upper part of the mesentery, ... and duodenojejunal flexure to connective tissue surrounding the superior mesenteric artery and coeliac artery. It is also known ... Superior mesenteric artery syndrome is a rare abnormality caused by a congenitally-short suspensory muscle. The duodenum and ... Superior mesenteric artery syndrome (SMA) is an extremely rare life-threatening condition that can either be congenital and ...
*  Abdominal angina
Busquet J (1997). "Intravascular stenting in the superior mesenteric artery for chronic abdominal angina". Journal of ... "Transient relief of abdominal angina by Wallstent placement into an occluded superior mesenteric artery". The Journal of ... Abdominal pain Ischemic colitis Kapadia S, Parakh R, Grover T, Agarwal S (2005). "Side-to-side aorto-mesenteric anastomosis for ... a type of chest pain due to obstruction of the coronary artery), angina by itself can also mean "any spasmodic, choking, or ...
*  Robert H. Cox
Cox RH and Lozinskaya IM (2008). "Ca2+ channel inactivation in small mesenteric arteries of WKY and SHR." Am J Hyperten. 21:406 ... Cox RH, Fromme S (2016). "Functional expression profile of voltage-gated K+ channel subunits in rat small mesenteric arteries ... "Expression of calcium channel subunit variants in small mesenteric arteries of WKY and SHR." Am J Hypertens. 28(10):1229-39. ... Cox RH, Fromme SF, Folander K, R Swanson R (2008). "Voltage gated K+ channel expression in arteries of Wistar Kyoto and ...
*  Ischemic colitis
The rectum receives blood from both the inferior mesenteric artery and the internal iliac artery; the rectum is rarely involved ... The colon receives blood from both the superior and inferior mesenteric arteries. The blood supply from these two major ... In a 1991 review concerning 2137 patients the accidental inferior mesenteric artery ligation was the most common cause (74%) of ... The complication can be prevented through careful selection of subjects that may require replanting inferior mesenteric artery ...
*  Inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery
The inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery is a branch of the superior mesenteric artery. As soon as it branches, it divides into ... The inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery branches from the superior mesenteric artery or from its first intestinal branch, ... They then join (anastomose) with the anterior and posterior branches of the superior pancreaticoduodenal artery. It distributes ...
*  12-Hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid
This antagonistic activity was responsible for the ability of 12(S)-HETE and 12(R)-HETE to relax mouse mesenteric arteries pre- ... 12(S)-HETE and 12(S)-HpETE stimulate the dilation of rat mesenteric arteries; 12(S)-HETE stimulates the dilation of coronary ... The vasodilating effect on mouse mesenteric arteries appears due to 12S-HETE's ability to act as a Thromboxane receptor ... "Impaired arachidonic acid-mediated dilation of small mesenteric arteries in Zucker diabetic fatty rats". AJP: Heart and ...
*  Small intestine
The jejunum and ileum receive blood from the superior mesenteric artery. Branches of the superior mesenteric artery form a ... Mesenteric ischemia Embolus or thrombus of the superior mesenteric artery or the superior mesenteric vein Arteriovenous ... via the superior pancreaticoduodenal artery and from the superior mesenteric artery via the inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery ... The small intestine receives a blood supply from the coeliac trunk and the superior mesenteric artery. These are both branches ...
*  KCNE4
In rat mesenteric artery, KCNE4 augments KCNQ4 channel activity to regulate arterial tone. A single polymorphism in the KCNE4 ... KCNE4 has no known effect on KCNQ2, KCNQ3 or KCNQ5 channels, but augments activity of KCNQ4 in HEK cells, mesenteric artery and ...
*  Sigmoid colon
Inferior Mesenteric Artery at The Anatomy Lesson by Wesley Norman (Georgetown University). ... Lumbar splanchnic nerves provide sympathetic innervation via the inferior mesenteric ganglion. Behind the sigmoid colon are the ...
*  Hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state
Complications may include seizures, disseminated intravascular coagulopathy, mesenteric artery occlusion, or rhabdomyolysis. ...
*  Intestinal arteries
Superior mesenteric artery Intestinal arteries of the superior mesenteric artery.Plastination technique . This article ... The intestinal arteries arise from the convex side of the superior mesenteric artery. They are usually from twelve to fifteen ... The large intestine is primarily supplied by the right colic artery, middle colic artery, and left colic artery. They do not ... The term "intestinal arteries" can be confusing, because these arteries only serve a small portion of the intestines. They do ...
*  Pancreas
The pancreas receives blood from branches of both the coeliac artery and superior mesenteric artery. The splenic artery runs ... The superior mesenteric artery passes down in front of the left half across the uncinate process; the superior mesenteric vein ... The neck is about 2.5 cm (1 in) long and lies between the head and the body and in front of the superior mesenteric artery and ... The head surrounds two blood vessels, the superior mesenteric artery and vein. From the back of the head emerges a small ...
*  Midgut
Lymph from the midgut drains to prevertebral superior mesenteric nodes located at the origin of the superior mesenteric artery ... After it bends around the superior mesenteric artery, it is called the "midgut loop". It comprises the portion of the ... Arterial supply to the midgut is from the superior mesenteric artery, an unpaired branch of the aorta. Venous drainage is to ... Autonomic innervation of the midgut is from the superior mesenteric plexus. Malrotation of the midgut during development can ...
*  Visceroptosis
... is a known risk factor for the development of Superior mesenteric artery syndrome. Visceroptosis is also known as ...
*  Submucous plexus
... the myenteric plexus which itself is derived from the plexuses of parasympathetic nerves around the superior mesenteric artery ...
*  Celiac lymph nodes
Other lymph nodes in the abdomen are associated with the superior and inferior mesenteric arteries. The celiac lymph nodes are ... The celiac lymph nodes are associated with the branches of the celiac artery. ...