12 April 2021>: Articles
Successful Treatment of Protein-Losing Enteropathy After Superior Mesenteric Artery Occlusion without Surgery
Management of emergency careShiori Yamazaki A* , Yusuke Shimodaira A , Akira Kobayashi E , Manabu Takata E , Kaori Hayashibara E , Masahiro Sakon E , Yasushi Sekino E , Masao Okada E , Yusuke Takahashi E , Hitoshi Seki E , Yuji Soejima E
Am J Case Rep 2021; 22:e931114
Figure 2. (A) Before interventional therapy, the superior mesenteric artery (SMA) was completely occluded (arrow). (B) After the treatment, the main thrombus in the root of the SMA was removed, but the SMA branch was still occluded (arrow). (C) After prostaglandin E1 and heparin therapy, the blood flow to the SMA was completely restored.