Patchy Necrosis of Small Bowel
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Sepsis, vasopressors and infective endocarditis have been usually implicated as a causative factor for small bowel ischaemia. We present intra-operative image showing multiple necrotic patches over small bowel in a patient of traumatic superior mesenteric vessel injury.
KeywordsSuperior mesenteric artery Emboli Small bowel
HA & SG were involved in conception and acquisition of data; DB & HA were involved in manuscript preparation and proofreading.
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The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.