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Volume 2014, Article ID 263431, 5 pages
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Case Report

Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome: An Infrequent Complication of Scoliosis Surgery

1General Surgery Department, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Capa, Millet Caddesi, 34093 Istanbul, Turkey
2Orthopedic Department, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Capa, Millet Caddesi, 34093 Istanbul, Turkey
3General Surgery Department, School of Medicine, Koç University, Rumelifeneri Yolu, Sarıyer, 34450 Istanbul, Turkey

Received 17 August 2014; Accepted 7 October 2014; Published 22 October 2014

Academic Editor: Neil D. Merrett

Copyright © 2014 Metin Keskin et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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