Anorexia Nervosa and Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome. Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Fox C, Watters A, Morton A, Mehler PS. Anorexia Nervosa and Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome. Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. 10: 1177-82, 2020.
Median arcuate ligament syndrome (MALS) is an often discounted and vexing condition that may go unnoticed in a population of patients with complex comorbid conditions or those with poor psychiatric health. We report a unique case of a patient with anorexia nervosa in whom the successful operation for MALS was briefly complicated by a postoperative conversion disorder.