Table 2

Distribution of the calcification in the mesenteric arteries

Aortic stenosis
n=73
Control
n=111
P value
CT calcification score0.148
 028 (38.4)51 (45.9)0.194
 137 (50.7)54 (48.6)0.452
 25 (6.8)6 (5.4)0.458
 33 (4.1)00.061
SMA calcification score0.035
 021 (28.8)43 (38.7)0.165
 135 (47.9)56 (50.5)0.739
 29 (12.3)10 (9)0.469
 38 (11)2 (1.8)0.007
IMA calcification score0.020
 054 (74)97 (87.4)0.020
 114 (19.2)14 (12.6)0.225
 22 (2.7)00.080
 33 (4.1)00.031
  • CT, celiac trunk; IMA, inferior mesenteric artery; SMA, superior mesenteric artery.