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Chronic hypertrophic pyloric gastropathy as a cause of pyloric obstruction in the dog.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3972673     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Six small-breed, middle-age dogs with a history of chronic intermittent vomiting had benign pyloric lesions causing gastric outlet obstruction. Marked similarities were found in clinical signs, pathologic changes, and treatment results. The condition was classified as a syndrome and was named chronic hypertrophic pyloric gastropathy. The appearance of the obstructive lesions at surgery were various forms of mucosal hypertrophy. Microscopically, the syndrome was characterized by mucosal foveolar and glandular hyperplasia, cystic glandular dilatation, superficial mucosal ulcerations, and various cellular infiltrates. The affected dogs were successfully treated by surgical correction of the gastric outlet obstruction.
M C Walter; M H Goldschmidt; E A Stone; J F Dougherty; D T Matthiesen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association     Volume:  186     ISSN:  0003-1488     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Am. Vet. Med. Assoc.     Publication Date:  1985 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1985-04-02     Completed Date:  1985-04-02     Revised Date:  2003-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7503067     Medline TA:  J Am Vet Med Assoc     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  157-61     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Chronic Disease
Dog Diseases / etiology*,  pathology,  surgery
Gastrectomy / veterinary
Hypertrophy / veterinary
Pyloric Stenosis / etiology,  pathology,  veterinary*
Pylorus / pathology*
Stomach Diseases / veterinary*
Syndrome / veterinary

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