Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
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Volume 8, Number 12, December 2017, pages 383-387

Severe Takayasu Arteritis Complicated by Mesenteric Ischemia


Figure 1.
Figure 1. (a) Abdominal aortography: occlusion in the distal third of the superior mesenteric artery without collateral vascularization. (b) Abdominal CT angiography with 3D reconstruction: distal third occlusion of the superior mesenteric artery.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Pelvic aortography: irregularity of aortic lumen, occlusion of the right internal iliac artery and distal occlusion of the common femoral artery.
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Arteriogrphy of the lower limbs: occlusion of the superficial femoral and popliteal arteries in the right and left limb.
Figure 4.
Figure 4. (a, b) Part of the wall of a blood vessel (H&E × 40) with acute inflammatory infiltrate (H&E × 100). (c) Calcifications of the wall of a blood vessel (H&E × 20). (d) Blood clot (H&E × 20).