Case Report
Copyright ©2013 Baishideng Publishing Group Co.
World J Gastroenterol. Aug 14, 2013; 19(30): 5025-5028
Published online Aug 14, 2013. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v19.i30.5025
Figure 1
Figure 1 Abdominal computed tomography demonstrates an acute mesenteric venous thrombosis at the time of initial presentation. A: A thrombus (arrow) and perivenous infiltration at the proximal superior mesenteric vein; B: extension into the portal vein; C: An abnormal fluid collection around the liver and spleen; D: The affected small bowel (arrow head) with long-segment wall thickening and decreased enhancement.
Figure 2
Figure 2 Abdominal computed tomography at second admission. A: Dilated proximal jejunal loop (arrow heads) and resolution of thrombus in the main portal vein (arrow); B: Remnant thrombus in superior mesenteric vein (arrow).
Figure 3
Figure 3 Intraoperative findings: sequelae of the mesenteric venous thrombosis. A dilated proximal jejunum (arrow) and short-segment stricture (arrow head) are noted.