Acute mesenteric ischemia

Q)  All are  findings in acute mesenteric ischemia findings except?

a) Slow filling intramural vein

b) Spasm of arterial arcade / distal vessels

c) String of sausages/beaded appearance

d) Dilated and ring enhancement of SMV in CT

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SMA syndrome

Q True in SMA syndrome

  1. Causes Medial Arcuate Ligament syndrome
  2. Causes nut cracker syndrome
  3. Low AM distance and Narrow AM angle <25 degree is sensitive finding
  4. It can be treated by releasing the DJ and keeping duodenum to the right of the artery

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