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CT Finding: The mesentery is the fatty apron of tissue that connects the intestine to the body thru which the blood vessels and lymphatics run. Many different diseases can make the fat look swollen or "misty" on ct scanning. This gives us a suggestion that there may be an underlying disease present (inflammation, cancer, bleeding, edema, etc). ...Read more
See below: 1. A double layer of peritoneum attached to the abdominal wall and enclosing in its fold certain organs of the abdominal viscera. 2. A fold of the peritoneum that connects the intestines to the dorsal abdominal wall, especially such a fold that envelops the jejunum and ileum. ...Read more
"Random": The mesentery is the tissue connected to the intestine thru which the blood vessels, lymphatics, lymph nodes, nerves, etc. Reside. The mesentery attaches the intestine to the back-wall of the abdominal cavity--there is no "free" margin, unless a portion of the intestine is surgically removed. The pathologists then look at this edge and tell us what is present. I hope this is what u were looking4. ...Read more
Mesenteric adenitis: Mesenteric adenitis (enlargement of lymph nodes in abdominal mesentery) is commonly seen in conditions that mimic acute appendicitis. When accompanied by inflammation of the ileum, & crohn's disease has been excluded, consider bacterial infection caused by yersinia enterocolitica, campylobacter, salmonella. Adenitis may also reflect non-gi inflammatory processes in the abdomen. ...Read more
Nutrient delivery: The mesentery is the anatomic term for the tissues that connect the intestine to the body thru which the blood vessels and lymphatics run. Nutrients are absorbed by the intestine and travel thru the mesentery to reach the rest of the body. Like any organ, oxygen is needed to sustain life--this travels to the intestine thru the same vessels. ...Read more
I am 4 weeks preg. And I have a mesentery cyst 6cm. Is this dangerous to the baby. Lucky me. As soon as i found out I have it. I find out i'm prego?
Wife small bowl carcinoma 4 spts in mesentery my? she has hydronephrosis docs here overbook we wait 2mnths off&on bck pain fly toER orwait im frm HI
Multiple prominent lymph nodes in central mesentery high redblood cell hemogliin and sudden mass iknee large mass in abdomen
Mesenteric nodes +Hb: Hello ! The lymph nodes can be normal, infection or cancer. The raised Hb can be single (polycythemia) or all components can be elevated. The knee could be blood or inflammation, the mass in abdomen could be fat, fluid, or tumor, either benign or cancer. I cannot be more specific with so little information. SEE A DOCTOR please. thanks ...Read more
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