Mesenteric Inflammatory Veno-Occlusive Disease (MIVOD)
The Mesenteric inflammatory veno-occlusive disease (MIVOD) is characterized by a localized venulitis affecting the veins of the intestine, mesentery and visceral of the abdomen resulting in an extensive thrombophlebitis. US, color Doppler and CT examinations show inflammatory involvements of the small and/or large intestine and in some cases associated superior mesenteric vein thrombosis. Usually the treatement is surgical.
KeywordsIntestinal Ischemia Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation Acute Mesenteric Ischemia Mesenteric Venous Thrombosis Mesenteric Vein Thrombosis
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