mesenteric

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mesenteric

[¦mez·ən¦ter·ik]
(anatomy)
Of or pertaining to the mesentery.
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Immediate complications following blunt injury abdomen are many and include solid organ injury, biliary leaks, hollow viscus perforation, peritonitis, mesenteric tear and infection.
Mesenteric tears from shearing forces can be large enough, allowing for loops of bowel to become trapped and incarcerated.