Portal and/or mesenteric thrombosis is a rare occurrence, and often an underlying hypercoagulable state can be found. We describe a case in which a mesenteric infarction due to mesenteric venous thrombosis occurred as the first manifestation of an inherited type I deficiency of protein S, whereas signs of portal thrombosis emerged later.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||American Journal of Gastroenterology|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 1996|
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