mesocolon

Summary

Summary: The fold of peritoneum by which the COLON is attached to the posterior ABDOMINAL WALL.

Top Publications

  1. Erzingatsian K. Mesosigmoidoplasty. World J Surg. 2005;29:543; author reply 543 pubmed
  2. Yang M, Yeh D, Lin S, Chang C, Wu M, Chao C, et al. Computed tomographic appearance of internal herniation through the sigmoid mesocolon. J Chin Med Assoc. 2005;68:195-7 pubmed
    The case of a patient with surgically proven internal herniation of a loop of ileum through the sigmoid mesocolon is described...
  3. Jacobs K, de Gheldere C, Vanclooster P. A ruptured gastrointestinal stromal tumour of the transverse mesocolon: a case report. Acta Chir Belg. 2006;106:218-21 pubmed
    ..long history of a patient still alive with a primary gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST) of the transverse mesocolon: initially it presented as an acute complication, namely a haemorrhagic shock caused by rupture of the tumour ..
  4. Winn B, Gao J, Akbari H, Bhattacharya B. Dedifferentiated liposarcoma arising from the sigmoid mesocolon: a case report. World J Gastroenterol. 2007;13:4147-8 pubmed
    ..In the present report, we describe a case of dedifferentiated liposarcoma that occurred in an unusual location, sigmoid mesocolon, which has not yet been documented.
  5. Terada T. Primary extragastrointestinal stromal tumor of the transverse mesocolon without c-kit mutations but with PDGFRA mutations. Med Oncol. 2009;26:233-7 pubmed publisher
    ..author reports a rare case of primary large cystic extragastrointestinal stromal tumor (eGIST) of the transverse mesocolon with genetic analyses of the c-kit and platelet-derived growth factor receptor-alpha (PDGFRA) genes...
  6. Yeh C, Chuang W, Chou H, Jung S, Hsueh S. Multiple extragenital adenomatoid tumors in the mesocolon and omentum. APMIS. 2008;116:1016-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we report another case of multiple extragenital adenomatoid tumors involving the mesocolon and omentum. A 47-year-old woman presented with a delayed menstrual period...
  7. Madiba T, Haffajee M. Anatomical variations in the level of origin of the sigmoid colon from the descending colon and the attachment of the sigmoid mesocolon. Clin Anat. 2010;23:179-85 pubmed publisher
    The origin of the sigmoid colon is considered constant as is the V-shaped attachment of the sigmoid mesocolon attachment...
  8. Shin S, Kim H, Kim Y, Lee K. CT characteristics of a uterus-like mass in the sigmoid mesocolon. Br J Radiol. 2011;84:e1-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we report a case of a uterus-like mass in the sigmoid mesocolon. A well-defined, markedly enhanced soft-tissue mass with central cystic change and haemorrhage was observed on ..
  9. Tornoczky T, Kalman E, Jakso P, Mehes G, Pajor L, Kajtár G, et al. Solid and papillary epithelial neoplasm arising in heterotopic pancreatic tissue of the mesocolon. J Clin Pathol. 2001;54:241-5 pubmed
    ..This report summarises all the published extrapancreatic SPENs and documents the sixth such case arising from heterotopic pancreatic tissue of the transverse mesocolon in a 15 year old girl.
  10. Ogihara M, Kawamura Y, Minami M, Watanabe T, Sunami E, Matsuda K, et al. Primary intestinal obstruction complicated by persistent descending mesocolon. Int Surg. 2000;85:226-30 pubmed
    Persistent descending mesocolon is an uncommon developmental anomaly which results from failure of fusion of the descending mesocolon with the posterior parietal peritoneum...

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Publications147 found, 100 shown here

  1. Erzingatsian K. Mesosigmoidoplasty. World J Surg. 2005;29:543; author reply 543 pubmed
  2. Yang M, Yeh D, Lin S, Chang C, Wu M, Chao C, et al. Computed tomographic appearance of internal herniation through the sigmoid mesocolon. J Chin Med Assoc. 2005;68:195-7 pubmed
    The case of a patient with surgically proven internal herniation of a loop of ileum through the sigmoid mesocolon is described...
  3. Jacobs K, de Gheldere C, Vanclooster P. A ruptured gastrointestinal stromal tumour of the transverse mesocolon: a case report. Acta Chir Belg. 2006;106:218-21 pubmed
    ..long history of a patient still alive with a primary gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST) of the transverse mesocolon: initially it presented as an acute complication, namely a haemorrhagic shock caused by rupture of the tumour ..
  4. Winn B, Gao J, Akbari H, Bhattacharya B. Dedifferentiated liposarcoma arising from the sigmoid mesocolon: a case report. World J Gastroenterol. 2007;13:4147-8 pubmed
    ..In the present report, we describe a case of dedifferentiated liposarcoma that occurred in an unusual location, sigmoid mesocolon, which has not yet been documented.
  5. Terada T. Primary extragastrointestinal stromal tumor of the transverse mesocolon without c-kit mutations but with PDGFRA mutations. Med Oncol. 2009;26:233-7 pubmed publisher
    ..author reports a rare case of primary large cystic extragastrointestinal stromal tumor (eGIST) of the transverse mesocolon with genetic analyses of the c-kit and platelet-derived growth factor receptor-alpha (PDGFRA) genes...
  6. Yeh C, Chuang W, Chou H, Jung S, Hsueh S. Multiple extragenital adenomatoid tumors in the mesocolon and omentum. APMIS. 2008;116:1016-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we report another case of multiple extragenital adenomatoid tumors involving the mesocolon and omentum. A 47-year-old woman presented with a delayed menstrual period...
  7. Madiba T, Haffajee M. Anatomical variations in the level of origin of the sigmoid colon from the descending colon and the attachment of the sigmoid mesocolon. Clin Anat. 2010;23:179-85 pubmed publisher
    The origin of the sigmoid colon is considered constant as is the V-shaped attachment of the sigmoid mesocolon attachment...
  8. Shin S, Kim H, Kim Y, Lee K. CT characteristics of a uterus-like mass in the sigmoid mesocolon. Br J Radiol. 2011;84:e1-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we report a case of a uterus-like mass in the sigmoid mesocolon. A well-defined, markedly enhanced soft-tissue mass with central cystic change and haemorrhage was observed on ..
  9. Tornoczky T, Kalman E, Jakso P, Mehes G, Pajor L, Kajtár G, et al. Solid and papillary epithelial neoplasm arising in heterotopic pancreatic tissue of the mesocolon. J Clin Pathol. 2001;54:241-5 pubmed
    ..This report summarises all the published extrapancreatic SPENs and documents the sixth such case arising from heterotopic pancreatic tissue of the transverse mesocolon in a 15 year old girl.
  10. Ogihara M, Kawamura Y, Minami M, Watanabe T, Sunami E, Matsuda K, et al. Primary intestinal obstruction complicated by persistent descending mesocolon. Int Surg. 2000;85:226-30 pubmed
    Persistent descending mesocolon is an uncommon developmental anomaly which results from failure of fusion of the descending mesocolon with the posterior parietal peritoneum...
  11. Chen A, Yang F, Shih S, Sheu C. Case report. CT diagnosis of volvulus of the descending colon with persistent mesocolon. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2003;180:1003-6 pubmed
  12. Angamuthu N, Rozario A. Schwannoma of the transverse mesocolon. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2003;22:198-9 pubmed
  13. Ghanem N, Pache G, Bley T, Kotter E, Langer M. MR findings in a rare case of sclerosing mesenteritis of the mesocolon. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2005;21:632-6 pubmed
    ..We present a rare case of retractile mesenteritis of the mesocolon as a cause of severe abdominal pain. US, CT, and MRI were the imaging modalities used...
  14. Harper L, Lavrand F, Le Bail B, Brun M, Ferron S, Oses P, et al. Glomus tumor of the mesocolon. J Pediatr Surg. 2005;40:e37-8 pubmed
    ..Intraabdominal locations are relatively rare. We report a case of glomus tumor of the mesocolon in a 10-year-old girl. Surgical exploration showed a lesion in the transverse mesocolon, which was excised...
  15. Taurà P, Ibarzabal A, Vendrell M, Adelsdorfer C, Delitala A, De Lacy B, et al. Pretreatment with endothelium-derived nitric oxide synthesis modulators on gastrointestinal microcirculation during NOTES: an experimental study. Surg Endosc. 2016;30:5232-5238 pubmed
    ..In NOTES group microcirculation decrease compared with baseline was greater in renal cortex, mesocolon, and mesentery (41, 42, 44 %, respectively, p < 0...
  16. Chen L, Wei S, Ye Z, Xiao J, Zeng Y, Wang Y, et al. [D2 radical resection of omental bursa and No.12p and No.8p for gastric carcinoma: a retrospectively analysis from a single center in China]. Zhonghua Wei Chang Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2018;21:196-200 pubmed
    ..2)The posterior lobe of the gastrocolic ligament and the transverse mesocolon were separated bluntly from left side to reach the omentum attaching to the colon portion; incision was made at ..
  17. Yagi Y, Sasaki S, Terada I, Yoshikawa A, Fukushima W, Kitagawa H, et al. Massive pneumoretroperitoneum arising from emphysematous cholecystitis: a case report and the literature review. BMC Gastroenterol. 2015;15:114 pubmed publisher
    ..presenting with an odor-free foamy abscess along the loose connective tissue behind the ascending colon and mesocolon. No evidence of gastrointestinal perforation was found during surgery...
  18. Ozben V, Baca B, Atasoy D, Bayraktar O, Aghayeva A, Cengiz T, et al. Robotic complete mesocolic excision for right-sided colon cancer. Surg Endosc. 2016;30:4624-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Staying in the embryological planes between the mesocolon and retroperitoneal structures, mesenteric dissection is extended up to the root of the right colic vessels, if ..
  19. Kingsley D, Schermer C, Jamal M. Rare complications of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: two case reports. JSLS. 2001;5:171-3 pubmed
    ..We present two rarely reported complications of ERCP and sphincterotomy: transverse mesocolon disruption with ischemic colitis and splenic rupture...
  20. Hirashima K, Date K, Fujita K, Koide N, Kamuro A, Kato H, et al. Strangulation of the small intestine caused by an intra-mesosigmoid hernia: a case report. Surg Case Rep. 2017;3:129 pubmed publisher
    Sigmoid mesocolon hernia is an uncommon type of internal hernia with only a few cases reported to date...
  21. Gupta N, Yadav R, Singh A. Laparoscopic transmesocolic pyelolithotomy in an ectopic pelvic kidney. JSLS. 2007;11:258-60 pubmed
    ..Complete stone clearance was achieved with no complications and an uneventful postoperative recovery. The patient was discharged 72 hours after the surgery. ..
  22. Adamina M, Manwaring M, Park K, Delaney C. Laparoscopic complete mesocolic excision for right colon cancer. Surg Endosc. 2012;26:2976-80 pubmed
    ..Laparoscopic right complete mesocolic excision is a safe and effective procedure associated with excellent 3-year oncologic outcomes and accelerated postoperative recovery. ..
  23. Abu Hilal M, Richardson J, de Rooij T, Dimovska E, Al Saati H, Besselink M. Laparoscopic radical 'no-touch' left pancreatosplenectomy for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: technique and results. Surg Endosc. 2016;30:3830-8 pubmed publisher
    ..resections, including the adrenal gland (n = 3), duodenojejunal flexure (n = 2) or transverse mesocolon (n = 3). Mean age was 68 years (54-81)...
  24. Okuda J, Yamamoto M, Tanaka K, Masubuchi S, Uchiyama K. Laparoscopic resection of transverse colon cancer at splenic flexure: technical aspects and results. Updates Surg. 2016;68:71-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Secondary, anatomical dissection of mesocolon through medial approach is indispensible...
  25. Van der Mieren G, de Gheldere C, Vanclooster P. Transmesosigmoid hernia: report of a case and review of the literature. Acta Chir Belg. 2005;105:653-5 pubmed
    ..An early laparoscopy was performed and a herniation of a small intestine loop through a hole in the sigmoid mesocolon was seen. The hernia was reduced and the defect in the sigmoid mesocolon was closed laparoscopically...
  26. West N, Daniels I, Allum W. Haemangiopericytoma of the sigmoid mesentery. Tech Coloproctol. 2004;8:179-81 pubmed
    ..We report a case of haemangiopericytoma in the sigmoid mesocolon and are aware of only one previously case. A 61-year-old man was referred with a left iliac fossa mass...
  27. Thway K, Abou Sherif S, Riddell A, Mudan S. Fibromatosis of the Sigmoid Colon With CTNNB1 (β-Catenin) Gene Mutation, Arising at the Site of Ileocolic Anastomosis for Resection of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor. Int J Surg Pathol. 2016;24:264-8 pubmed publisher
    ..in a 44-year-old woman who had a previous history of gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) of the sigmoid mesocolon, which was treated with imatinib and resection...
  28. Makimoto S, Hatano K, Kataoka N, Yamaguchi T, Tomita M, Nishino E. A case report of primary pancreatic leiomyosarcoma requiring six additional resections for recurrences. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2017;41:272-276 pubmed publisher
    ..We performed distal pancreatectomy, splenectomy, and wide resection of the transverse mesocolon. Histopathological examination confirmed the diagnosis of a pancreatic leiomyosarcoma...
  29. Ahmed A, Rickards G, Messing S, Husain S, Johnson J, Boss T, et al. Roux limb obstruction secondary to constriction at transverse mesocolon rent after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2009;5:194-8 pubmed publisher
    ..05). Narrowing at the transverse mesocolon rent is an uncommon cause of small bowel obstruction after retrocolic laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass...
  30. Balanescu R, Topor L, Tala S, Ulici A, Frumuseanu B. Intestinal occlusion through extrinsec stenosis of transverse colon associated with internal right mesocolic hernia. J Med Life. 2012;5:321-4 pubmed
    ..The cause of the obstruction is not always evident despite the availability of modern imaging techniques. Since preoperative diagnosis is difficult, morbidity and mortality can be decreased by an early surgical intervention. ..
  31. Nakajima T, Saito S, Sugiyama T, Murata K, Fukushima J, Horiuchi H. Epithelioid gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the stomach mimicking extragastrointestinal origin. Pathol Int. 2011;61:677-80 pubmed publisher
    ..The tumor presented as a large isolated mass in the transverse mesocolon with a minor adhesion to the stomach...
  32. Kojima S, Sakamoto T, Honda M, Kim D. Strangulated transmesosigmoid hernia as a late complication of a fall from a height: A case report. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2016;27:137-140 pubmed publisher
    ..Blunt trauma injury to the sigmoid mesocolon has been reported only rarely...
  33. Meissnitzer T, Meissnitzer M, Forstner R, Hergan K. [Imaging of transmesocolic internal hernias following retrocolic Roux-Y reconstruction: tips and tricks for radiologists]. Rofo. 2013;185:419-27 pubmed publisher
    ..Focusing on transmesocolic internal hernias, the anatomy of the mesocolon transversum is described in detail...
  34. Liu Z, Wang Y, Liang C. Lesser sac herniation through a defect in the transverse mesocolon: CT findings. Br J Radiol. 2008;81:e50-2 pubmed publisher
    We herein report a case of lesser sac herniation through a defect in the transverse mesocolon. In addition to CT signs suggestive of bowel obstructions, there are some characteristic CT findings in this extremely rare type of internal ..
  35. Ramachar Sreevathsa M, Melanta K. R gas under diaphragm. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2016;28:314-316 pubmed publisher
    ..laparotomy, a pancreatic abscess was discovered, which had ruptured through the inferior leaf of the transverse mesocolon. There are many obscure causes for extra-intestinal and extra abdominal sources for gas under diaphragm which ..
  36. Mochizuki T, Tazawa H, Hirata Y, Kuga Y, Miwata T, Fukuhara S, et al. A colovesical fistula with a persistent descending mesocolon due to partial situs inversus: A case report. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2017;37:109-112 pubmed publisher
    ..Persistent descending mesocolon (PDM) is a congenital anomaly that is asymptomatic because of its short length...
  37. Garcia Granero A, Sánchez Guillén L, Carreno O, Sancho Muriel J, Alvarez Sarrado E, Fletcher Sanfeliu D, et al. Importance of the Moskowitz artery in the laparoscopic medial approach to splenic flexure mobilization: a cadaveric study. Tech Coloproctol. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..The artery of Moskowitz runs through the base of the mesocolon, just above the VEOP...
  38. Challa S, Senapati D, Nulukurthi T, Chinamilli J. Mucinous mesenteric cyst of the sigmoid mesocolon: a rare entity. BMJ Case Rep. 2016;2016: pubmed publisher
    ..commonly originate from the small bowel mesentery, although a proportion has been found to originate from the mesocolon (24%) and retroperitoneum (14.5%). A mesenteric cyst originating in the sigmoid mesocolon is a very rare finding...
  39. Negoi I, Hostiuc S, Negoi R, Beuran M. Laparoscopic vs open complete mesocolic excision with central vascular ligation for colon cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. World J Gastrointest Oncol. 2017;9:475-491 pubmed publisher
    ..specimen (lymph nodes retrieved, complete mesocolic plane excision, tumor to arterial high tie, resected mesocolon surface)...
  40. Tang S, Tang L, Jazrawi S, Provost D. Endotherapy in unusual bariatric surgical complications (with videos). Obes Surg. 2008;18:423-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, in patients with unusual post-operative complications after RYGBP, endotherapy may be useful when there is good collaboration between the endoscopist and the surgeon. ..
  41. Matsuda T, Iwasaki T, Sumi Y, Yamashita K, Hasegawa H, Yamamoto M, et al. Laparoscopic complete mesocolic excision for right-sided colon cancer using a cranial approach: anatomical and embryological consideration. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2017;32:139-141 pubmed publisher
    ..challenging in laparoscopic right hemicolectomy because of the anatomical complexity of the transverse mesocolon. We focused on the embryology and anatomy of the transverse mesocolon to overcome the difficulty of this surgery...
  42. Sahsamanis G, Triantafylakis P, Gkouzis K, Katis K, Dimitrakopoulos G. Intra-abdominal myositis ossificans in an asymptomatic patient during closure of a Hartmann's colostomy. J Surg Case Rep. 2016;2016: pubmed publisher
    ..peritoneum and protruding inside the abdominal cavity, while two more stiff calcified nodules were found in the mesocolon. All lesions were excised. The presence of a hard consistency sigmoid stump led to cancelation of the operation...
  43. Jing C. [Choice of the mode of laparoscopic right hemicolectomy]. Zhonghua Wei Chang Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2017;20:504-506 pubmed
    ..method Conventional laparoscopic surgery is the basis of all the minimally invasive surgeries, and total mesocolon resection with D3 lymphadenectomy is an important technical foundation of right hemicolectomy...
  44. Nizami S, Mohiuddin K, Daudi I, Ahmed Z, Memon M. Cavernous transverse mesocolonic lymphangioma in an adult. Am J Surg. 2007;193:740-1 pubmed
  45. Jeong Y, Cho B, Kinugasa Y, Song C, Hirai I, Kimura W, et al. Fetal topohistology of the mesocolon transversum with special reference to fusion with other mesenteries and fasciae. Clin Anat. 2009;22:716-29 pubmed publisher
    The developing mesocolon transversum was investigated using hematoxylin and eosin-stained semiserial sections derived from 17 human fetuses between 12 and 30 weeks of gestation...
  46. Abdelwahed Y, Saber R, Imen B, Hakim Z, Ayoub Z. A case report of small bowel obstruction secondary to congenital peritoneal band in adult. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2017;30:23-25 pubmed publisher
    ..This anomalous band extending from gallbladder to transverse mesocolon caused a small window leading to internal herniation of the small bowel and obstruction...
  47. Siani L, Garulli G. The importance of the mesofascial interface in complete mesocolic excision. Surgeon. 2017;15:240-249 pubmed publisher
    ..The integrity of the mesocolon excised along the meso-fascial interface (meso-fascial separation) prevents any breach of its surface and ..
  48. Naganuma H, Ishida H, Komatsuda T, Hakamada M, Sawada T, Satoyoshi R, et al. Sonographic findings in two cases of lymphangioma of the mesocolon in adults. J Clin Ultrasound. 2018;46:78-81 pubmed publisher
    Lymphangioma of the mesocolon is very rare. We report two cases of surgically resected and histologically proven mesocolic lymphangioma in adults...
  49. Sun Y, Chi P, Lin H, Lu X, Huang Y, Xu Z, et al. [Risk factors of postoperative chyle leak following complete mesocolic excision for colon cancer]. Zhonghua Wei Chang Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2012;15:328-31 pubmed
    ..When the drainage output suddenly increases after oral intake resumption, the chyle test of ascitic fluid should be performed for early diagnosis and prompt management. ..
  50. Xu Z, Guo W. [Clinical research progress of mesenteric internal hernia after Roux-en-Y reconstruction]. Zhonghua Wei Chang Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2017;20:352-356 pubmed
    ..J type), the type of Petersen's defect (P type), and the type of mesenteric defect in the transverse mesocolon (M type)...
  51. Maghrebi H, Batti R, Zehani A, Chrait N, Rais H, Makni A, et al. Round cell sarcoma of the colon with CIC rearrangement. BMC Res Notes. 2017;10:582 pubmed publisher
    ..was performed and revealed a large cystic hypervascularized mass depending on the transverse colon and mesocolon. A wide excision of the lesion was performed with segmental colectomy. No postoperative complications were noted...
  52. Wu Q, Deng X, Yang X, Chen B, He W, Hu T, et al. Hand-assisted laparoscopic right hemicolectomy with complete mesocolic excision and central vascular ligation: a novel technique for right colon cancer. Surg Endosc. 2017;31:3383-3390 pubmed publisher
    ..mesenteric vein and dissect around middle colic vessels during laparoscopic right hemicolectomy with complete mesocolon excision due to a high rate of vascular variations in the superior mesenteric vessels...
  53. Bertelsen C. Complete mesocolic excision an assessment of feasibility and outcome. Dan Med J. 2017;64: pubmed
    ..surgical department in Denmark, whether more extensive dissection could demonstrate LN metastases outside the mesocolon, and to demonstrate a possible association between CME and improved oncological results without increased risk ..
  54. Ibukuro K, Ishii R, Fukuda H, Abe S, Tsukiyama T. Collateral venous pathways in the transverse mesocolon and greater omentum in patients with pancreatic disease. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2004;182:1187-93 pubmed
    ..of this study was to describe the radiologic findings of the collateral venous pathways in the transverse mesocolon and the greater omentum associated with pancreatic diseases and to correlate these venous pathways and the ..
  55. Nauta R, Nauta A. Transverse mesocolonic hernia of the jejunum mimicking pancreatic neoplasm. Am Surg. 2008;74:224-6 pubmed
    ..At exploration, intestinal obstruction due to transmesocolonic herniation of the jejunum explained both the symptoms and the radiologic finding. ..
  56. Zhu D, Chen X, Ouyang M, Lu Y. Three surgical planes identified in laparoscopic complete mesocolic excision for right-sided colon cancer. World J Surg Oncol. 2016;14:7 pubmed publisher
    ..When these surgical planes were identified, laparoscopic complete mesocolic excision was a safe and effective procedure for the resection of colon cancer. ..
  57. Sternberg A, Amar M, Alfici R, Groisman G. Conclusions from a study of venous invasion in stage IV colorectal adenocarcinoma. J Clin Pathol. 2002;55:17-21 pubmed
    ..This suggests that intramural venous invasion may also seed clinically relevant haematogenous metastases, and should therefore also be considered as an indicator of poor prognosis. ..
  58. Mabrut J, Grandjean J, Henry L, Chappuis J, Partensky C, Barth X, et al. [IMesenteric and mesocolic cystic lymphangiomas. Diagnostic and therapeutic management]. Ann Chir. 2002;127:343-9 pubmed
    ..Mesenteric and mesocolic cystic lymphangiomas are congenital benign tumours. Complete resection should be performed whenever possible. Intracystic sclerotherapy with doxycyclin is possible for unresectable lymphangiomas. ..
  59. Leardi S, Pietroletti R, Di Giuro G, Felici S, De Vita F. Spontaneous hematoma of the mesocolon. Chir Ital. 2005;57:779-81 pubmed
    Spontaneous hematoma of the mesocolon is a rare condition, mainly due to the rupture of a colic artery aneurysm. The authors report on two cases of spontaneous hematoma of the mesocolon and examine the relevant literature...
  60. Versaci A, Leonello G, Terranova M, Ascenti G, Certo A, Sfuncia G, et al. [Multiple primitive lipoma of the transverse mesocolon: a rare disease]. G Chir. 2006;27:356-9 pubmed
    The Authors describe a case of multiple lipomatosis of the mesocolon and, after a careful review of the literature, they examine particular findings and discuss diagnostic difficulties, anatomopathological features and treatment...
  61. Deguines J, Qassemyar Q, Dhahri A, Brehant O, Fuks D, Verhaeghe P, et al. Technique of open laparoscopy for supramesocolic surgery in obese patients. Surg Endosc. 2010;24:2053-5 pubmed publisher
    ..We present a technique of open laparoscopy in obese patients, systematically used, for supramesocolic surgery. This technique is safe, reproducible, and permits an efficient closure of the abdominal wall. ..
  62. Kim J, Kong S, Kim M, Kim W, Lee H, Lee K, et al. Transverse mesocolon invasion in advanced gastric cancer: should we reconsider current T staging?. Ann Surg Oncol. 2011;18:1274-81 pubmed publisher
    According to the AJCC/UICC TNM classification, T mesocolon invasion in AGC is classified as T2b or T3 according to the presence or the absence of serosa invasion. However, many authors have considered T mesocolon invasion in AGC as T4...
  63. Sun Y, Chi P, Lin H, Lu X, Huang Y, Xu Z, et al. [Comparison of efficacy between laparoscopic versus open complete mesocolic excision for colon cancer]. Zhonghua Wei Chang Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2012;15:24-7 pubmed
    ..OP 70.9%, P=0.668) between the two groups were not statistically different. Laparoscopic CME has the same oncologic clearance effects compared with open CME for colon cancer. It might become a new standardized surgery for colon cancer. ..
  64. Turkyilmaz Z, Sonmez K, Karabulut R, Sen M, Poyraz A, Oguz A, et al. Extraskeletal Ewing sarcoma of the mesocolon in a child. J Pediatr Surg. 2012;47:E1-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Extraskeletal ES is a rare tumor. To date, only 1 case of primary mesocolon ES has been previously reported in an adult. Herein, we present the first case of ES in the mesocolon in a child. ..
  65. Ye Y, Wang S. [Further understanding of the complete mesocolic excision concept: controversy and consensus]. Zhonghua Wei Chang Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2012;15:1005-7 pubmed
    ..It is time to focus on the quality of colon-cancer surgery in order to ensure that all patients with colon cancer receive the highest possible chance for cure. ..
  66. Stelzner S, Hohenberger W, Weber K, West N, Witzigmann H, Wedel T. Anatomy of the transverse colon revisited with respect to complete mesocolic excision and possible pathways of aberrant lymphatic tumor spread. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2016;31:377-84 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, small vessels running from the transverse mesocolon to the lower pancreatic border in the area between the middle colic artery and the inferior mesenteric vein were ..
  67. Traoré I, Zaré C, Barro S, Guibla I. [Spontaneous hematoma of right angle of the transverse mesocolon: exceptional complication of anticoagulant therapy with vitamin K]. Pan Afr Med J. 2016;23:52 pubmed publisher
    Spontaneous hematoma of transverse mesocolon is a rare complication of anticoagulant treatment with vitamin K...
  68. Zang L, Ma J, Zheng M. [Reconsideration of hot topics on laparoscopic radical gastrectomy]. Zhonghua Wei Chang Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2017;20:841-846 pubmed
    ..However, to achieve a better surgical plane, dissection of anterior lobe of transverse mesocolon and pancreatic capsule in some area is accepted...
  69. Bach O, Rudloff U, Post S. Modification of mesosigmoidoplasty for nongangrenous sigmoid volvulus. World J Surg. 2003;27:1329-32 pubmed
    ..Applying it to a larger series with prolonged follow-up seems to be justified. ..
  70. Eckhauser A, Torquati A, Youssef Y, Kaiser J, Richards W. Internal hernia: postoperative complication of roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery. Am Surg. 2006;72:581-4; discussion 584-5 pubmed
    ..The type of internal hernia (jejunojejunostomy, transverse mesocolon, roux limb mesentery [Peterson's hernia]), length of time from presentation to operative intervention, and ..
  71. Puri V, Bertellotti R, Garg N, Fitzgibbons R. Intramesosigmoid hernia: a rare type of congenital internal hernia. Hernia. 2007;11:463-5 pubmed
    ..Laparoscopy or hand-assisted laparoscopy can be useful tools for locating the region of pathology and enable minimally invasive surgical treatment. ..
  72. Ashizawa T, Hama K, Tanaka H, Ando M. Intramesocolic diverticular perforation of the sigmoid colon diagnosed by detecting air collection in anterior pararenal space on computed tomography: report of a case. Acta Med Okayama. 2007;61:299-303 pubmed
    ..If a sigmoid perforation occurs between the leaves of the mesocolon, air extends into the root of the sigmoid mesocolon and within the anterior pararenal space.
  73. Bertelsen C, Bols B, Ingeholm P, Jansen J, Neuenschwander A, Vilandt J. Can the quality of colonic surgery be improved by standardization of surgical technique with complete mesocolic excision?. Colorectal Dis. 2011;13:1123-9 pubmed publisher
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    ..of the small bowel into the Landzert fossa, an unusual congenital peritoneal defect behind the descending mesocolon that results from failure of part of the descending mesocolon to fuse with the posterior parietal peritoneum (..
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    ..Use of four CT signs should give radiologists a high degree of accuracy and confidence in recognizing internal hernia in patients who have undergone gastric bypass surgery. ..
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    The anatomy of the mesocolon can be seen on multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) scans, and its most important anatomic landmarks are the mesocolic vessels...
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    To investigate the clinical significance of resection of the pancreatic capsule and anterior layer of transverse mesocolon in radical gastrectomy.
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    ..We aimed to further investigate the importance of CME and CVL surgery for colonic cancer by comparison with a series of standard specimens...