Mesenteric ischemia: Pathogenesis and challenging diagnostic and therapeutic modalities
Aikaterini Mastoraki, Evgenia Tziava, Stavroula Touloumi, Nikolaos Krinos, Nikolaos Danias, Nikolaos Arkadopoulos, 4th Department of Surgery, Athens University, Medical School, ATTIKON University Hospital, 12462 Chaidari, Athens, Greece
Sotiria Mastoraki, Andreas Lazaris, Department of Vascular Surgery, Athens University, Medical School, ATTIKON University Hospital, 12462 Chaidari, Athens, Greece
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Correspondence to: Aikaterini Mastoraki, MD, PhD, 4th Department of Surgery, Athens University, Medical School, ATTIKON University Hospital, 1 Rimini Str, 12462 Chaidari, Athens, Greece. email@example.com
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Received: June 24, 2015
Peer-review started: June 25, 2015
First decision: August 26, 2015
Revised: October 22, 2015
Accepted: January 8, 2016
Article in press: January 11, 2016
Published online: February 15, 2016