Abdominal Pain as Presentation of Takayasu's Arteritis in an Adolescent Male Patient

Farhad Zamani, MD; Ramin Shakeri, MD; Omid Modiramani, MD; Reza Malekzadeh, MD

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March 16, 2006

Abstract

We describe a boy with chronic abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting, and weight loss. The imaging was compatible with Takayasu's arteritis. Chronic mesenteric ischemia was the etiology of the patient's symptoms.

 

 

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