Quiz: Acute Mesenteric Ischemia
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Acute mesenteric ischemia is sudden blockage of blood flow to part of the intestines, which may lead to gangrene and perforation (puncture). If the person has typical symptoms of acute mesenteric ischemia, which of the following is usually done first?

  • A.

    Computed tomography (CT) angiography to find the blockage

  • B.

    A blood transfusion

  • C.

    Use of a drug that helps prevent clotting

  • D.


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