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BACKGROUND: Mesenteric ischemia is often a manifestation of severe vascular disease involving the superior mesenteric artery (SMA). Endovascular revascularization is still challenging in a chronic total occlusion (CTO) of SMA.CASE PRESENTATION: An-73-year-old male was referred to our hospital because of a 2-year history of abdominal angina after each meal. Computed tomography (CT) images revealed a heavily calcified CTO in the ostium of SMA. Angiography did not show the collateral routedoi:10.21203/rs.3.rs-406665/v1 fatcat:2dnyd6sbijc2bglrgtc7ym7o2q