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Postgastrectomy bezoars.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1200018     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Sixteen cases of postgastrectomy bezoars were diagnosed and treated in the period of five years. Various mechanisms of their information, symptomatology and therapy are discussed. We believe postgastrectomy bezoars are relatively frequent but often missed entities. Considering the relative frequency of this entity and ease of therapy, this condition should not be missed if one is aware of its existence.
Authors:
H Amjad; G K Kumar; R McCaughey
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The American journal of gastroenterology     Volume:  64     ISSN:  0002-9270     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Gastroenterol.     Publication Date:  1975 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1976-02-09     Completed Date:  1976-02-09     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0421030     Medline TA:  Am J Gastroenterol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  327-31     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Bezoars / etiology*,  surgery,  therapy
Female
Gastric Lavage
Gastrostomy
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Peptide Hydrolases / therapeutic use
Postgastrectomy Syndromes* / surgery,  therapy
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
EC 3.4.-/Peptide Hydrolases

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