Porto-mesenteric vein thrombosis after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy. A case report


Sen O., Kara S. , Turkcapar A. G.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY CASE REPORTS, vol.79, pp.424-427, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 79
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2020.01.086
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY CASE REPORTS
  • Page Numbers: pp.424-427

Abstract

INTRODUCTION AND IMPORTANCE: Porta-mesenteric vein thrombosis (PMVT) is a rare but fatal complication in patients who are undergoing bariatric surgery. In this report, we present a rare case of a PMVT after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG).