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Research & Reviews  29 results

Gastric glomus tumor: a case report and review of the literature.
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Tsagkataki ES, Flamourakis ME et. al.

Aug 17th, 2021 - Gastric glomus tumor is a rare mesenchymal neoplasm. There are only a few cases of the tumor showing malignancy, and there are no specific guidelines for the management of this entity. We present the case of a 53-year-old Caucasian male who was ho...

Evaluating the Evolving Morbidity of Omentoplasty for Perforated Peptic Ulcer Disease.
The American Surgeon; Swann N, LeTendre N et. al.

Dec 8th, 2020 - Mortality for perforated peptic ulcer (PPU) surgery ranges from 2-22% with morbidity ranging from 15-45%. Traditionally, these had been repaired with vagotomy and antrectomy or pyloroplasty with smaller perforations repaired with an omentoplasty. ...

Comparison of Weight Loss in Sleeve Gastrectomy Patients With and Without Antrectomy: a...
Obesity Surgery; Omarov T, Samadov E et. al.

Nov 11th, 2019 - Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) restricts gastric volume to achieve weight loss. We aimed to compare the efficacy of LSG with and without antrectomy for achieving weight loss. The prospective randomized study comprised 127 obese patients tha...

Slow-wave coupling across a gastroduodenal anastomosis as a mechanism for postsurgical ...
American Journal of Physiology. Gastrointestinal and Live... Wang TH, Angeli TR et. al.

Jun 7th, 2019 - Postsurgical gastric dysfunction is common, but the mechanisms are varied and poorly understood. The pylorus normally acts as an electrical barrier isolating gastric and intestinal slow waves. In this report, we present an aberrant electrical cond...

Gastric polyps
Varocha Mahachai

INTRODUCTION — Gastric polyps are usually found incidentally on upper gastrointestinal endoscopy performed for an unrelated indication and only in rare cases do they cause symptoms. Nevertheless, the diagnosis and appropriate management of gastric...

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News  2 results

Looking Back on 40 Years of Medicine: Reflections of a Retired Endocrinologist

Dec 18th, 2018 - Most things have a beginning, a middle, and an end. In the clinic, every visit starts with a chief complaint, then has a set of assessments in the middle and a decision about what to do for each problem at its conclusion. Similarly, the physician'...

Metformin: New Perspectives

Apr 4th, 2016 - We've Come So Far, and Yet... Diabetes was transformed from a malignant disease to a chronic disorder just over 90 years ago when insulin became available. Antrectomy with vagotomy for ulcer—which I scrubbed in on as a surgical rotation student—ha...

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