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Alfidi's syndrome

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Occlusion of the celiac axis resulting in hypertension. There is collateral flow from the superior mesentery artery and the right renal artery to the splanchnic bed.


  • R. J. Alfidi, et al:
    Renal-splanchnic steal. Report of a case.
    Cleveland Clinic Quarterly, Cleveland, Ohio, 1967, 34: 43-54.

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