Mesenteric venous thrombosis

  • Blood clot in the major veins that drain blood from the intestines
  • Symptoms may include abdominal pain and tenderness
  • Caused as a result of many conditions such as hypertension, pregnancy, abdominal injury, infection or blood clotting disorders
  • Can occur at any age
  • Affects males and females
  • Emergent and life-threatening condition

Due to the nature of this disease, there are no home treatment options. Please contact your doctor

 

FOR PAIN

  • Apply hot or cold packs to the area
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Distraction
  • Over-the-counter medicine (refer to manufacturer’s recommendations for dosage):
    • Acetaminophen
    • Ibuprofen

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