Obstruction of the horizontal limb of the duodenum is relatively uncommon. Most of the reported cases have revolved around the controversial entity of the “superior mesenteric artery syndrome”. We describe four patients with obstruction of the third portion of the duodenum due to widely differing disease processes which, however, share some common radiographic findings.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|State||Published - Feb 1986|
- Psoas muscle
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging