Abrahamsson, Hasse
June 2007
Gut;Jun2007, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p877
Academic Journal
The article discusses basic information on gastroparesis, and describes treatment options for the disease. Chronic gastroparesis is a motility dysfunction often associated with severe symptoms, like nausea and vomiting. It is defined as delayed gastric emptying in the absence of an obstruction to outflow from the stomach. The principles of management include dietary measures, drug therapy, gastric electrical stimulation and gastrectomy.


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