Table of ContentsDefinition / general
Cite this page: Gulwani H. Vascular diseases - general. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/smallbowelvasculardiseases.html. Accessed May 23rd, 2019.
Definition / general
- May mimic Crohn's disease due to mucosal ulceration or gangrene, submucosal edema, perforation and stenosis
- Usually due to atherosclerosis (Radiol Clin North Am 2008;46:877)
- Also adhesions, fungal infection, periarteritis nodosa, radiation therapy, rheumatoid arthritis, thromboangiitis obliterans