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What does SMA stand for?

SMA stands for Superior Mesenteric Artery (upper intestinal artery)

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Additional findings included dilation of the first and second portions of the duodenum with narrowing and small caliber of the third portion as it crosses the midline posterior to the superior mesenteric artery (SMA, Figure 1) and decreased aortomesenteric angle (Figure 2).
Aortic stentgrafts are available in various configurations: tube stentgrafts, tapered stentgrafts (aorto-uniiliac), bifurcated stentgrafts ('Y' or trouser graft), fenestrated stentgrafts (with a scallop for the superior mesenteric artery and two reinforced fenestrations for renal artery stents), and branched stentgrafts (with side-arm/s for additional endografting to the mesenteric, renal and supra-aortic vessels) (Fig.