Our early experience with mesenteric ischemia in COVID-19 positive patients

Ghaitha Al Mahruqi, Edwin Stephen*, Ibrahim Abdelhedy, Khalifa Al Wahaibi

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

Abstract: Literature has been published stating that thrombosis is occurring at higher rates in patients who are positive for COVID-19. This experience is more with limb ischemia. Reports of mesenteric ischemia are coming in from different parts of the globe. We share our early experience of managing two patients with acute mesenteric ischemia.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)129-132
Number of pages4
JournalAnnals of Vascular Surgery
Volume73
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2021
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Acute
  • AMI
  • COVID -19
  • Ischemia
  • Mesenteric
  • SARS CoV-2

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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