Mesenteric Inflammatory Veno-Occlusive Disease (MIVOD)

  • Julien Auriol
  • Lotfi Hendaoui
  • Anis Askri
  • Francis Joffre
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


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.


Intestinal Ischemia Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation Acute Mesenteric Ischemia Mesenteric Venous Thrombosis Mesenteric Vein Thrombosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Julien Auriol
    • 1
  • Lotfi Hendaoui
    • 2
  • Anis Askri
    • 2
  • Francis Joffre
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Medical ImagingMedical School of Toulouse University, Rangueil HospitalToulouse Cedex 9France
  2. 2.Department of Medical Imaging and Imaging Guided InterventionsMongi Slim University HospitalLa MarsaTunisia
  3. 3.Department of Medical ImagingMedical School of Toulouse University, Rangueil HospitalToulouse Cedex 9France

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