Pulsatile Mass Sensation with Intense Abdominal Pain; Atypical Presentation of the Nutcracker Syndrome


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Aslan A. , Barutca H., Kocaaslan C. , Orman S., Sahin S.

POLISH JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, cilt.81, ss.507-509, 2016 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 81
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.12659/pjr.898166
  • Dergi Adı: POLISH JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.507-509

Özet

Background: Patients with Nutcracker syndrome generally present with nonspecific abdominal pain, with the left renal vein (LRV) lodged between the aorta and the superior mesenteric artery. In rare cases this can result in atypical gastrointestinal symptoms, making the diagnosis of Nutcracker syndrome challenging.