The length of necrosis and renal insufficiency predict the outcome of acute mesenteric ischemia.

AKYILDIZ H. Y. , SOZUER E., Uzer H. , Baykan M. , Oz B.

Asian journal of surgery, vol.38, no.1, pp.28-32, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.asjsur.2014.06.001
  • Title of Journal : Asian journal of surgery
  • Page Numbers: pp.28-32
  • Keywords: intestinal necrosis, mesenteric ischemia, renal failure, INTESTINAL ISCHEMIA, MORTALITY-RATES, RISK-FACTORS, SURVIVAL, ANGIOGRAPHY, MANAGEMENT, DISEASE


Background: Acute mesenteric ischemia (AMI) is a potentially life-threatening condition because of its diagnostic difficulty, operative challenges, and comorbidities a patient may have. The aim of this study was to identify factors associated with adverse outcomes in patients with AMI.