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Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment

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Which of the following is another name for median arcuate ligament syndrome?

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1. When a person has median arcuate ligament syndrome, the median arcuate ligament compresses the _____.

2. Which of the following is NOT true regarding the treatment of median arcuate ligament syndrome?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

For this combination of a quiz and worksheet, you are asked about median arcuate ligament syndrome (MALS). Questions focus on another name for the diagnosis as well as the instrument used to diagnose an abdominal bruit.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You can find the following topics in the questions of the quiz:

  • Compression from MALS
  • Treating MALS
  • Common symptoms associated with MALS
  • An instrument used to diagnose an abdominal bruit

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can name the instrument used to diagnose an abdominal bruit
  • Knowledge application - use what you know to answer questions about symptoms of MALS
  • Information recall - remember what you have learned about treatment options for MALS

Additional Learning

To find out more about the condition, visit the lesson titled Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment, where you can view the following extra material:

  • The diaphragm
  • Additional symptoms
  • The diagnosis process
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