July 1976

Nonocclusive Mesenteric Vascular Insufficiency

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Surgery, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, and the Mount Sinai Hospital, Cleveland.

Arch Surg. 1976;111(7):829-830. doi:10.1001/archsurg.1976.01360250105024

• A 74-year-old man had probable nonocclusive intestinal ischemia after myocardial infarction. Angiography and careful monitoring of the patient's hemodynamic status allowed diagnosis and appropriate supportive treatment leading to recovery.

(Arch Surg 111:829-830, 1976)