An acute embolic event affecting the Superior Mesenteric Artery

Edward Travers, Alain Nguyen, Savio Barreto

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Case scenario: A 75-year-old obese man with a prior history of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation on Apixaban and chronic obstructive airway disease presented to an emergency department...
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDilemmas in Abdominal Surgery
Subtitle of host publicationA Case-Based Approach
EditorsSavio George Barreto, Shailesh V Shrikhande
Place of PublicationUnited States of America
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages6
ISBN (Electronic)9780429198359
ISBN (Print)9780367187699, 9780367559014
Publication statusPublished - 2021


  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Embolism
  • Superior Mesenteric Artery


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