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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Superior_mesenteric_artery_syndrome

Superior mesenteric artery (SMA) syndrome is a gastro-vascular disorder in which the third and final portion of the duodenum is compressed between the ...

rarediseases.info.nih.gov/diseases/7712/superior-mesenteric-artery-syndrome

Superior mesenteric artery syndrome (SMAS) is a digestive condition that occurs when the duodenum (the first part of the small intestine) is compressed ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/932220-overview

Jan 6, 2017 ... Superior mesenteric artery (SMA) syndrome is an uncommon but well recognized clinical entity characterized by compression of the third, ...

www.iffgd.org/other-disorders/sma-syndrome.html

Dec 16, 2016 ... Superior mesenteric artery syndrome is a rare digestive system disorder. The superior mesenteric artery provides blood to the small intestine, ...

www.patientcareonline.com/gastrointestinal-disorders/superior-mesenteric-artery-syndrome-young-woman

Mar 25, 2015 ... Superior mesenteric artery syndrome is a rare gastro-vascular disorder. Presentation includes nausea, postprandial epigastric pain, intractable ...

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Superior mesenteric artery (SMA) syndrome, also known as Wilkie syndrome, is a rare acquired vascular compression disorder in which acute angulation of ...

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Jun 5, 2015 ... Superior mesenteric artery (SMA) syndrome (known as Wilkie's syndrome) is a rare cause of upper gastrointestinal obstruction. It is an acquired ...

www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-3212725/Ex-model-32-starving-death-rare-rare-condition-pinching-intestines-means-T-physically-eat.html

Aug 27, 2015 ... Superior mesenteric artery syndrome (SMAS) is a gastrovascular disorder that causes a pinching of Mrs Brown's intestines making it hard for ...

www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1572349603000052

The superior mesenteric artery extends anteriorly and inferiorly off the aorta at the level of the first lumbar vertebrae. The duodenal sweep and left renal vei.

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Mar 6, 2017 ... Superior mesenteric artery syndrome is an unusual cause of proximal intestinal obstruction. It has been referred to by a variety of other names ...