mesenteric vein


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Noun1.mesenteric vein - a tributary of the portal vein passing from the intestine between the two layers of mesenterymesenteric vein - a tributary of the portal vein passing from the intestine between the two layers of mesentery
vein, vena, venous blood vessel - a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart; "all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood"
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Multidetector CT features of mesenteric vein thrombosis.
Fulcher A, Turner M (1997) Aneurysms of the portal vein and superior mesenteric vein.
Type I is further subclassified into subtype a and b based on the absence or presence of a patent connection between the superior mesenteric vein and the splenic vein.
One benefit of using the bovine mesenteric vein is its high elastin content and moderate wall thickness.
Unusual complications associated with EVBL are perforation, stenosis and mesenteric vein thrombosis14-17.
It may be crossed anteriorly by inferior mesenteric vein.
Ultrasonography can be used as an adjunct to film radiography for diagnosis of malrotation by revealing the inversion of the superior mesenteric artery (SMA) / superior mesenteric vein (SMV) relationship.
USG abdomen revealed mild free fluid in the lower abdomen with thickened twisted mesentery along with thrombosed mesenteric vein s/o mesenteric ischaemia.
When separation of the tumour from the superior mesenteric vein or the portal vein was not feasible, venous resection was performed to obtain complete tumour resection with macroscopic clear surgical margins.
5 kg) were surgically fitted with indwelling catheters in the portal vein, the mesenteric vein and carotid artery.
This junction was determined by measuring 15 cm up the mesenteric vein from the junction of the mesenteric and ileocecal veins and then up the mesenteric arcade to the point of intestinal joining.
Portal vein, superior mesenteric vein, and splenic vein were dissected and opened for the detection of PVST.