TITLE

Safety and long-term durability of completion gastrectomy in 81 patients with postsurgical

AUTHOR(S)
Eckhauser, Frederic E.; Conrad, Mark; Knol, James A.; Mulholland, Michael W.; Colletti, Lisa M.
PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Aug1998, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p711
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the results of a study on the safety and durability of completion gastrectomy in patients with postsurgical gastroparesis syndrome (PGS). Characteristics of PGS; Patients' failure to respond to prokinetic agents; Lack of deaths or complications related to anastomosis; Reduction in gastrointestinal and systemic symptoms.
ACCESSION #
923659

 

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