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Enteroliths developed in a chronically obstructed afferent loop coexisting with gastric remnant carcinoma: Case report and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16638089     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A case of gastric remnant carcinoma coexisting with a chronic afferent loop syndrome harboring multiple enteroliths in a grossly dilated and elongated afferent loop is presented herein. The patient had undergone a Polya type antecolic Billroth II reconstruction for a stenosing duodenal ulcer 40 years previously. A concise review of the relevant literature is also presented.
Nihat Yavuz; Sabri Ergüney; Gunduz Ogüt; Olcay Alver
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology     Volume:  21     ISSN:  0815-9319     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Gastroenterol. Hepatol.     Publication Date:  2006 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-04-26     Completed Date:  2006-10-13     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8607909     Medline TA:  J Gastroenterol Hepatol     Country:  Australia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  495-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of General Surgery, Cerrahpasa Medical School, University of Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey.
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MeSH Terms
Afferent Loop Syndrome / complications*,  surgery
Anastomosis, Roux-en-Y
Calculi / etiology*,  surgery
Chronic Disease
Gastroenterostomy / adverse effects
Stomach Neoplasms / surgery

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