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Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome

  • V. P. Bhalla
  • V. K. P. Singh
  • R. Vats
  • D. Goel
Chapter
Part of the GI Surgery Annual book series (GISA, volume 25)

Abstract

Duodenal compression between the aorta and superior mesenteric artery (SMA) is a rare condition. It is traditionally referred to as the superior mesenteric artery syndrome (SMAS) or Wilkie’s syndrome.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. P. Bhalla
    • 1
  • V. K. P. Singh
    • 1
  • R. Vats
    • 1
  • D. Goel
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Surgical Gastroenterology Bariatric and Minimal Access SurgeryBLK Super Specialty HospitalNew DelhiIndia

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