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Clinical Findings of Ischemic Colitis Following Aortic Reconstruction

Purpose:

To identify a patient with ischemic colitis occurring after an aortic reconstruction.

Specialty:

Gastroenterology
General Surgery & Anesthesiology
Cardiology

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics, prevention

ICD-10:

K55.9

Description:

The presence of certain signs and symptoms should alert the physician to ischemic colitis following an aortic reconstruction. Early diagnosis with prompt therapy is essential to reduce morbidity and mortality.

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