Publication details

Vzácná příčina abdominální angíny s manifestací po laparoskopické cholecystektomii

Title in English Rare cause of abdominal angina with manifestation after laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Authors

KONEČNÝ Štefan DOLINA Jiří STAŇKOVÁ Monika VÁLEK Vlastimil PENKA Igor

Type Article in Periodical
Magazine / Source Postgraduální gastroenterologie & hepatologie
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Medicine

Citation
Keywords median arcuate ligament syndrome; Dunbar syndrome; chronical abdominal angina
Description We are reporting the rare case of median arcuate ligament syndrome manifestation after laparoscopic cholecystectomy in a 47-year-old women referred from gynecology department. She suffered from abdominal pain, nausea, lack of appetite and weight loss of 5 kg, which started after laparoscopic cholecystectomy. After complex examination Dunbar syndrome (median arcuate ligament syndrome or celiac artery compression syndrome) was diagnosed. The patient was treated by surgical transection of median arcuate ligament with immediate symptomatic relief.