MALS

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MALS

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1. Master of Arts in Liberal Studies
2. Master of Arts in Library Science
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Noun1.MALS - a master's degree in library scienceMALS - a master's degree in library science
master's degree - an academic degree higher than a bachelor's degree but lower than a doctor's degree
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In accordance with imaging findings, a mesenteric hematoma secondary to median arcuate ligament syndrome (MALS)-induced PDA aneurysm rupture was diagnosed.
Christopher Skelly, MD, is the Chief of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy at the University of Chicago Medical Center and is a national expert in minimally invasive surgery for the treatment of Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS).
Median arcuate ligament syndrome (MALS) is a clinically rare disease resulting from extrinsic compression of the celiac trunk by fibrous attachments of the diaphragmatic crura, median arcuate ligament, which results in various clinical symptoms including postprandial abdominal pain, vomiting, and/or weight loss.
Median arcuate ligament syndrome is a less common cause of chronic mesenteric ischemia that may affect younger patients.
Median Arcuate Ligament syndrome is a rare cause of chronic gastrointestinal ischemia (1).
Kitajima, "Emergency embolization of a ruptured pancreaticoduodenal artery aneurysm associated with the median arcuate ligament syndrome," Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, vol.
[4.] Duffy AJ, Panait L, Eisenberg D, Bell RL, Roberts KE, Sumpio B.Management of median arcuate ligament syndrome: a new paradigm.
Background: Median arcuate ligament syndrome is a controversial entity because anomalous insertion of median arcuate ligament can be seen in asymptomatic individuals.
Exercise-related abdominal pain as a manifestation of the median arcuate ligament syndrome. Scand J Gastroenterol.