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Sclerosing mesenteritis

Other Names for this Disease
  • Idiopathic sclerosing mesenteritis
  • Liposclerotic mesenteritis
  • Mesenteric fibromatosis
  • Mesenteric lipodystrophy
  • Mesenteric lipogranuloma
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What are the signs and symptoms of sclerosing mesenteritis?

Common symptoms of sclerosing mesenteritis include abdominal pain or a palpable abdominal mass, weight loss, abdominal distention, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation, and fever of unknown cause.[1][2]
Last updated: 8/22/2011

  1. Townsend: Sabiston Textbook of Surgery, 17th ed.. Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier ; 2004;
  2. Sclerosing Mesenteritis. The Doctor's Doctor Web site. 2002; Accessed 7/11/2011.