gastroenterostomy

Summary

Summary: A variety of surgical reconstructive procedures devised to restore gastrointestinal continuity, The two major classes of reconstruction are the Billroth I (gastroduodenostomy) and Billroth II (gastrojejunostomy) procedures.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Determinants of surgical morbidity in gastric cancer treatment
    Roberto Persiani
    Department of Surgery, 1st General Surgery Unit, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Am Coll Surg 207:13-9. 2008
  2. ncbi Prospective randomized trial of laparoscopic gastrojejunostomy versus duodenal stenting for malignant gastric outflow obstruction
    S Mehta
    Department of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Colney Lane, Norwich, England, United Kingdom
    Surg Endosc 20:239-42. 2006
  3. ncbi Totally laparoscopic radical BII gastrectomy for the treatment of gastric cancer: a comparison with open surgery
    Wei Jei Lee
    Department of Surgery, Min Sheng General Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, ROC
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:369-74. 2008
  4. ncbi Transgastric endoscopic gastroenterostomy using a partially covered occluder: a canine feasibility study
    H Luo
    Department of Gastroenterology, Xijing Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi an, China
    Endoscopy 44:493-8. 2012
  5. ncbi Latest results (12-21 years) of a prospective randomized study comparing Billroth II and Roux-en-Y anastomosis after a partial gastrectomy plus vagotomy in patients with duodenal ulcers
    Atilla Csendes
    Departments of Surgery, University of Chile, Santiago
    Ann Surg 249:189-94. 2009
  6. ncbi Reconstructive procedure after distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer that best prevents duodenogastroesophageal reflux
    Kenichiro Fukuhara
    Second Department of Surgery, Osaka City University Medical School, 1 4 3 Asahimachi Abeno ku, Osaka 545 8586, Japan
    World J Surg 26:1452-7. 2002
  7. ncbi Endoscopic stenting versus surgical gastroenterostomy for palliation of malignant gastroduodenal obstruction: a meta-analysis
    Shunsuke Hosono
    Department of Surgery, Osaka City Sumiyoshi Hospital, 1 2 16 Higashi Kagaya, Osaka 559 0012, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 42:283-90. 2007
  8. ncbi Palliative management of malignant antro-pyloric strictures. Gastroenterostomy vs. endoscopic stenting. A randomized prospective trial
    Enrico Fiori
    Department of Surgery Pietro Valdoni, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
    Anticancer Res 24:269-71. 2004
  9. ncbi CT diagnosis of afferent loop syndrome
    G Gayer
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Clin Radiol 57:835-9. 2002
  10. ncbi Billroth 1 versus Roux-en-Y reconstructions: a quality-of-life survey at 5 years
    Souya Nunobe
    Department of Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 12:433-9. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Stringent response and bmp expression in B. burgdorferi
    Felipe Cabello; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Regulated expression of B. burgdorferi virulence genes
    FELIPE CARDENAS CABELLO; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications221 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Determinants of surgical morbidity in gastric cancer treatment
    Roberto Persiani
    Department of Surgery, 1st General Surgery Unit, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Am Coll Surg 207:13-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to identify treatment-related factors that can predict morbidity and mortality in patients undergoing operations for gastric cancer...
  2. ncbi Prospective randomized trial of laparoscopic gastrojejunostomy versus duodenal stenting for malignant gastric outflow obstruction
    S Mehta
    Department of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Colney Lane, Norwich, England, United Kingdom
    Surg Endosc 20:239-42. 2006
    ..We prospectively compared laparoscopic gastrojejunostomy with duodenal stenting as a means of palliating malignant gastric outflow obstruction...
  3. ncbi Totally laparoscopic radical BII gastrectomy for the treatment of gastric cancer: a comparison with open surgery
    Wei Jei Lee
    Department of Surgery, Min Sheng General Hospital, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, ROC
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:369-74. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to determine whether this procedure is superior to conventional open technique...
  4. ncbi Transgastric endoscopic gastroenterostomy using a partially covered occluder: a canine feasibility study
    H Luo
    Department of Gastroenterology, Xijing Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi an, China
    Endoscopy 44:493-8. 2012
    The use of natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) for gastroenterostomy has been previously reported, but it remains technically challenging and additional assistance is often needed...
  5. ncbi Latest results (12-21 years) of a prospective randomized study comparing Billroth II and Roux-en-Y anastomosis after a partial gastrectomy plus vagotomy in patients with duodenal ulcers
    Atilla Csendes
    Departments of Surgery, University of Chile, Santiago
    Ann Surg 249:189-94. 2009
    ..After a partial resection of the stomach, the continuity of the gastrointestinal tract can be restored either by a Billroth II gastrojejunal anastomosis or a Roux-en-Y gastrojejunostomy. Each procedure has its advantages and disadvantages...
  6. ncbi Reconstructive procedure after distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer that best prevents duodenogastroesophageal reflux
    Kenichiro Fukuhara
    Second Department of Surgery, Osaka City University Medical School, 1 4 3 Asahimachi Abeno ku, Osaka 545 8586, Japan
    World J Surg 26:1452-7. 2002
    ..Roux-Y reconstruction is superior to either Billroth I or II reconstruction for preventing bile reflux into the gastric remnant and esophagus after distal gastrectomy...
  7. ncbi Endoscopic stenting versus surgical gastroenterostomy for palliation of malignant gastroduodenal obstruction: a meta-analysis
    Shunsuke Hosono
    Department of Surgery, Osaka City Sumiyoshi Hospital, 1 2 16 Higashi Kagaya, Osaka 559 0012, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 42:283-90. 2007
    We attempted to elucidate the current status of endoscopic self-expanding metal stents for palliation of malignant gastroduodenal obstruction in comparison with surgical gastroenterostomy.
  8. ncbi Palliative management of malignant antro-pyloric strictures. Gastroenterostomy vs. endoscopic stenting. A randomized prospective trial
    Enrico Fiori
    Department of Surgery Pietro Valdoni, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
    Anticancer Res 24:269-71. 2004
    b>Gastroenterostomy was the palliative treatment of choice in patients with malignant unresectable gastric outlet obstruction...
  9. ncbi CT diagnosis of afferent loop syndrome
    G Gayer
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Clin Radiol 57:835-9. 2002
    ..To report the computed tomography (CT) features of afferent loop syndrome which is often clinically unsuspected...
  10. ncbi Billroth 1 versus Roux-en-Y reconstructions: a quality-of-life survey at 5 years
    Souya Nunobe
    Department of Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 12:433-9. 2007
    ..There is a lack of comparative studies of the two methods focusing on long-term outcome. This study evaluated patient outcome, in terms of adverse gastrointestinal complaints and quality of life, at 5 years following surgery...
  11. ncbi Postoperative complications and functional results after subtotal gastrectomy with Billroth II reconstruction for primary gastric cancer
    Corrado Pedrazzani
    Department of Human Pathology and Oncology, Unit of Surgical Oncology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 52:1757-63. 2007
    ..The incidence of late complications was low and the majority of patients recovered from them within one year after surgery, although the occurrence of postprandial abdominal fullness was not completely irrelevant...
  12. ncbi Systematic review and meta-analysis of prophylactic gastroenterostomy for unresectable advanced pancreatic cancer
    N Huser
    Department of Surgery, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Br J Surg 96:711-9. 2009
    The value of prophylactic gastroenterostomy (usually combined with a biliary bypass) in patients with unresectable cancer of the pancreatic head is controversial.
  13. ncbi Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in patients with Billroth II gastroenterostomy
    Bahattin Cicek
    Department of Gastroenterology, Turkiye Yuksek Ihtisas Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:1210-3. 2007
    Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is more complicated in patients with Billroth II gastroenterostomy (B II GE) especially in those associated with Braun anastomosis (BA)...
  14. ncbi The advantages and disadvantages of a Roux-en-Y reconstruction after a distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer
    Yoshiyuki Hoya
    Department of Surgery, Daisan Hospital, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Komae, Tokyo, Japan
    Surg Today 39:647-51. 2009
    ..Roux-en-Y reconstruction or Billroth I operation can only be selected after considering their respective advantages and disadvantages...
  15. ncbi Fluoroscopic-guided covered metallic stent placement for gastric outlet obstruction and post-operative gastroenterostomy anastomotic stricture
    J M Lee
    Department of Radiology, Chonbuk National University Hospital, Chonbuk, Korea
    Clin Radiol 56:560-7. 2001
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and safety of fluoroscopic-guided covered metallic stent placements in providing palliative care for patients with inoperable malignant gastric outlet obstruction...
  16. ncbi [Therapeutic strategy in carcinoma of the exocrine pancreas]
    A Puliga
    Reparto di Chirurgia Generale Ospedale SS Trinità, AUSL 8, Cagliari
    Tumori 89:84-5. 2003
    ..4), 10.3% in BB(+)-GEA, 27% in GEA, 5.7% in LE. Actual survival rate was at 3 and 5 years after resection 9.7% and 4.8% respectively with median 18 months; mean survival was after by-pass 11 months (min 3, max 38) with median 9 months...
  17. ncbi Results after endoscopic treatment of postoperative upper gastrointestinal fistulas and leaks using combined Vicryl plug and fibrin glue
    S Truong
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    Surg Endosc 18:1105-8. 2004
    ..Depending on the clinical presentation, the treatment options include surgery, conservative treatment with or without external drainage or endoscopic treatment...
  18. ncbi Laparoscopic palliative gastrojejunostomy for advanced recurrent gastric cancer after Billroth I resection
    Andrea Cogliandolo
    Divisione di Chirurgia Generale V, Universita degli Studi di Messina, Messina, Italy
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 14:43-6. 2004
    ..Operative results were good, vomiting was relieved, and the patient was able to cope with his disease until death eventually occurred after 6 months...
  19. ncbi How I do it: D2 gastrectomy
    P McCulloch
    University of Liverpool, Academic Unit of Surgery, Clinical Sciences Centre, University Hospital Aintree, Longmoor Lane, Liverpool, L9 7AL, UK
    Eur J Surg Oncol 28:738-43. 2002
  20. ncbi Intussusception after gastric surgery
    K H Kim
    Dept of Internal Medicine, Kangdong Sacred Heart Hospital, Hallym University Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea
    Endoscopy 37:1237-43. 2005
    ..It may develop in clinical situations following gastroenterostomy, Billroth II gastric surgery with or without Braun anastomosis, or Roux-en-Y gastrojejunostomy...
  21. ncbi Concomitant laparoscopic gastric and biliary bypass and bilateral thoracoscopic splanchnotomy: the full package of minimally invasive palliation for pancreatic cancer
    A S M Ali
    Department of Surgery, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, UK
    Surg Endosc 17:2028-31. 2003
    ..These complications may be palliated effectively using minimally invasive techniques. Their combined application in a single setting is presented and discussed in this article...
  22. ncbi [Clinico-morphological assessment of early and late results of laser therapy of the anastomosis area after radical surgeries for stomach cancer]
    B N Zyrianov
    Cancer Research Center, 634001, Tomsk
    Arkh Patol 65:17-21. 2003
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  23. ncbi Pylorus-preserving pancreatoduodenectomy with Billroth I type reconstruction: a viable option for pancreatic head resection
    Rohit Makhija
    Department of Surgery, Derriford Hospital, Level 7, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 9:614-9. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the efficacy of pylorus-preserving pancreatoduodenectomy (PPPD) versus standard pancreatoduodenectomy (PD)...
  24. ncbi Techniques and complications of laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) for gastric cancer
    M C Kim
    Department of Surgery, Dong A University College of Medicine, 3 1 Dongdaeshin dong, Seo Gu, Busan 602 715, South Korea
    Eur J Surg Oncol 33:700-5. 2007
    ..The aims of this study were to investigate intraoperative and postoperative complications in laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) with more than D1+beta lymphadenectomy for gastric cancer...
  25. ncbi Does eradication of Helicobacter pylori reduce the risk of carcinogenesis in the residual stomach after gastrectomy for early gastric cancer? Comparison of mucosal lesions in the residual stomach before and after Helicobacter pylori eradication
    K Hamaguchi
    Department of Surgery, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Daini Hospital, 2 1 10 Nishiogu, Arakawa ku, 116 8567 Tokyo, Japan
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 389:83-91. 2004
    ..Recently, Helicobacter pylori has been highlighted as an agent that induces such mucosal alterations. In the present study, we evaluated whether eradication of H. pylori reduced the risk of carcinogenesis...
  26. ncbi Mechanical-stapled versus hand-sutured anastomoses in billroth-I reconstruction with distal gastrectomy
    Tsunehiro Takahashi
    Department of Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, 160 8582, Japan
    Surg Today 37:122-6. 2007
    ..Thus, we performed a retrospective study to compare the clinical outcome of MSA and conventional hand-sutured anastomosis (HA)...
  27. ncbi [Assessment of effectiveness of gastroduodenal anastomosis in the surgery of gastric cancer]
    T Sh Morgoshiia
    Vestn Khir Im I I Grek 165:27-30. 2006
    ..1% and 24.7% respectively. Original methods of operations were developed and introduced into practice for the improvement of immediate and long-term functional results of the surgery on the stomach...
  28. ncbi Gastrojejunostomy for gastric outlet obstruction in patients with gastric carcinoma
    D A Stupart
    Department of Surgery, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town
    S Afr J Surg 44:52-4. 2006
    ..To investigate the utility of gastrojejunostomy for the palliation of gastric outlet obstruction in irresectable or incurable gastric carcinoma...
  29. ncbi Afferent loop obstruction with pancreatitis after distal partial gastrectomy with B-II reconstruction added Braun anastomosis for cancer of the stomach
    Koji Nakao
    Second Department of Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 50:893-6. 2003
    ..Her clinical course subsequently improved and she was discharged on the 104th postoperative day. This paper describes the details of this unusual condition, and we discuss a review of the literature...
  30. ncbi [Gastric necrosis from acute dilatation without underlying psychiatric disorder]
    M A Gomez
    Département de Radiologie Adultes Hôpital Trousseau, CHU de Tours, 37044 Tours Cedex
    J Radiol 85:643-5. 2004
    ..The detection of these imaging signs in an appropriate clinical setting, even without underlying psychiatric context, is important to avoid any delay in diagnosis and reduce mortality...
  31. ncbi Reconstructive procedure after distal gastrectomy to prevent remnant gastritis
    H Osugi
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:1215-8. 2004
    ..This study sought to determine which reconstructive procedure is least likely to cause remnant gastritis and to determine the correlation between duodenogastric reflux and remnant gastritis...
  32. ncbi Endoscopic papillary balloon dilation in the management of common bile duct stones in patients with Roux-En-Y reconstruction
    M Inomata
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine, 19 1 Uchimaru, Morioka, Iwate 020 8505, Japan
    Endoscopy 36:669. 2004
  33. ncbi Palliative stenting of recurrent malignancy at gastrojejunostomy anastomotic sites
    A O'Connor
    Gastrointestinal Unit, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, University College, Dublin, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 173:219-20. 2004
    ..Not uncommonly outlet obstruction can recur due to tumour involvement of the gastroenterostomy site. A further surgical procedure may not be feasible in these circumstances...
  34. ncbi Extended indications of laparoscopic procedures to advanced gastric cancer
    G C Huscher
    Surg Endosc 19:737; author reply 738. 2005
  35. ncbi Percutaneous transhepatic insertion of metal stents with a double-pigtail catheter in afferent loop obstruction following distal gastrectomy
    Hiroshi Yoshida
    First Department of Surgery, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:680-2. 2005
    ..A double-pigtail catheter was inserted into the metal stents to prevent migration. Good stent placement was confirmed and the drainage catheter was removed...
  36. ncbi [Pancreatic fistula after pancreaticoduodenectomy: risk factors and treatment]
    M Abete
    Struttura Complessa di Chirurgia Generale, Dipartimento Chirurgico di Imperia, ASL 1 Imperiese, Imperia, Italy
    Minerva Chir 60:99-110. 2005
    ..The aim of the study is to analyze the main etiopatogenetic factors and the treatment of this complication in the literature and, retrospectively, in own experience...
  37. ncbi Double cancer of the stomach and oesophagus with situs ambiguus with polysplenia: the importance of preoperative evaluation
    S S Park
    Department of Surgery, Korea University College of Medicine, 80 Guro dong, Guro Gu, Seoul 152 703, Korea
    Dig Liver Dis 37:799-802. 2005
    ..This is the first case presentation of a double carcinoma occurring in a patient with situs ambiguus with polysplenia. The literature is reviewed and the importance of preoperative evaluation is discussed...
  38. ncbi [Palliative treatment of malignant obstruction of distal part of the ventricle or duodenum: large incision, small incision or no incision at all?]
    Peter Vilmann
    Ugeskr Laeger 167:3665. 2005
  39. ncbi Oral trypsin inhibitor can improve reflux esophagitis after distal gastrectomy concomitant with decreased trypsin activity
    Koji Kono
    First Department of Surgery, University of Yamanashi, 1110 Tamaho, Yamanashi 409 3898, Japan
    Am J Surg 190:412-7. 2005
    ..We investigated the clinical usefulness and antitrypsin activity after treatment with a trypsin inhibitor, camostat mesilate, against the reflux esophagitis after distal gastrectomy reconstructed with Billroth-I anastomosis...
  40. ncbi Surgical treatment for upper or middle esophageal carcinoma occurring after gastrectomy: a study of 52 cases
    B C Cheng
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
    Dis Esophagus 18:239-45. 2005
    ..The 1-, 3- and 5-year survival rate of cases with resection of the esophageal lesions and reconstruction of the esophagus was 84.6%, 57.7% and 26.7% respectively...
  41. ncbi Experience with the circular stapler for the gastrojejunostomy in laparoscopic gastric bypass (350 cases)
    Juan Antonio Luján
    Departamento de Cirugía General Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Obes Surg 15:1096-102. 2005
    ..The gastrojejunostomy performed during Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) operations has technical variability with different outcomes and complication-rates immediate postoperatively and at long-term follow-up...
  42. ncbi A simple technique for circular-stapled Billroth I reconstruction in laparoscopic gastrectomy
    T Omori
    Department of Surgery E1, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 2 Yamadaoka, 565 0871, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Surg Endosc 19:734-6. 2005
    ..The circular-stapled gastroduodenostomy then is completed in a standard fashion. The authors have used this technique for three patients, and their early outcomes are promising...
  43. ncbi Endoscopic evaluation of the gastrojejunostomy in laparoscopic gastric bypass. A series of 340 patients without postoperative leak
    N Sekhar
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical School, D 5219 MCN, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Surg Endosc 20:199-201. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the efficacy of intraoperative endoscopy in preventing postoperative anastomotic leakage...
  44. ncbi [Comparative assessment of surgical interventions for cancer of the distal part of the stomach]
    T Sh Morgoshiia
    Vestn Khir Im I I Grek 165:20-2. 2006
    ..It was found that after the Billroth-I resection the frequency of disease of the operated stomach was less, the other indices such as postoperative lethality rate, complications, survival up to 10 years, had no substantial difference...
  45. ncbi Long-term quality of life after laparoscopically assisted distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer
    Naoki Ikenaga
    Department of Surgery, Kitakyushu Municipal Medical Center, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 16:119-23. 2006
    ..To investigate whether laparoscopically assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) contributes to long-term quality of life as compared to open gastrectomy in patients with early-stage gastric cancer...
  46. ncbi Postoperative evaluation of the jejunal pouch reconstruction following proximal and distal gastrectomy for cancer
    Eiji Nomura
    Department of General and Gastroenterological Surgery, Osaka Medical College, Takatsuki, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:1561-6. 2004
    ....
  47. ncbi Novel operative technique for vagal nerve- and pyloric sphincter-preserving distal gastrectomy reconstructed by interposition of a 5 cm jejunal J pouch with a 3 cm jejunal conduit for early gastric cancer and postoperative quality of life 5 years after op
    Ryouichi Tomita
    Department of Surgery, Nippon Dental University School of Dentistry at Tokyo and Nippon Dental University Hospital, 2 3 16 Fujimi, Chiyoda ku, 102 8158, Tokyo, Japan
    World J Surg 28:766-74. 2004
    ..The results suggest that the proposed technique is a function-preserving gastric operation appropriate for preventing postgastrectomy disorder...
  48. ncbi Acute intussusception 15 years postgastrectomy
    Hsiu Chen Shih
    Am J Emerg Med 22:425-6. 2004
  49. ncbi [The surgical treatment of gastric carcinoma. Evolution in surgical technique and staging in a series of 194 patients]
    R Tersigni
    Struttura Complessa di Chirurgia Generale 1 Flajani, Azienda Ospedaliera, San Camillo Forlanini, Rome
    Minerva Chir 59:479-87. 2004
    ..The aim of this paper is to describe the personal experience during the last 2 decades and analyze the results of the surgical approach which has changed over the time...
  50. ncbi The value of reoperative procedures after unusual reconstructions in the gastrointestinal tract associated with substantial morbidity
    Hueseyin Bektas
    Klinik für Viszeral und Transplantationschirurgie, Medizinische Hochschule, Hannover, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 10:111-22. 2006
    ..Compliance with well-established standard reconstructive procedures is of elementary importance in the gastrointestinal tract. Operative correction of uncommon reconstructions associated with morbidity is usually indicated...
  51. ncbi Morphologic analysis of gastroesophageal reflux diseases in patients after distal gastrectomy
    Tsunehiro Takahashi
    Department of Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, 160 8582 Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    World J Surg 29:50-7. 2005
    ..In contrast, the R-Y operation was shown to preserve the cardia and the position of the remnant stomach better. As a result, R-Y might help prevent not only duodenogastric reflux but also gastroesophageal reflux...
  52. ncbi A modified stapling technique for performing Billroth I anastomosis after distal gastrectomy
    Kunio Takeuchi
    Department of Surgery, Tone Chuo Hospital, 1855 1 Higashiharashin machi, Numata City, Gunma 378 0053, Japan
    World J Surg 29:113-5. 2005
    ..5%) of 18 cases. There have been no other postoperative complications related to the anastomosis. We believe that our technique is superior in simplicity and security to the conventional techniques...
  53. ncbi Postoperative ghrelin levels and delayed recovery from body weight loss after distal or total gastrectomy
    Ko Takachi
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases, Osaka, Japan
    J Surg Res 130:1-7. 2006
    ..Body weight loss is a common but one of the most serious sequelae after gastrectomy. Ghrelin, a novel gastric hormone that up-regulates body weight through appetite control and metabolic reaction, seems to be affected by gastric surgery...
  54. ncbi Clinical outcome of pylorus-preserving gastrectomy in gastric cancer in comparison with conventional distal gastrectomy with Billroth I anastomosis
    Do Joong Park
    Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    World J Surg 32:1029-36. 2008
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the postoperative functional characteristics of PPG versus conventional distal gastrectomy with Billroth I anastomosis (BI)...
  55. ncbi Modified Billroth I after distal gastrectomy for prevention of remnant gastritis? The feasibility report (Billroth I evolved in year 120)
    Yoshiyuki Hoya
    Surgery 142:427-8. 2007
  56. ncbi Intracorporeal Billroth 1 reconstruction by triangulating stapling technique after laparoscopic distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer
    Shinya Tanimura
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Osaka City General Hospital, Miyakojima ku, Osaka, Japan
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:54-8. 2008
    ..Intracorporeal Billroth 1 reconstruction by TST is a safe procedure that provides a good visual field regardless of the patient's figure and a feasible technique for reconstruction after laparoscopic distal gastrectomies...
  57. ncbi [Reconstruction after distal gastrectomy]
    Hitoshi Katai
    Gastric Surgery Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Nihon Geka Gakkai Zasshi 109:264-8. 2008
    ..The Roux-en-Y procedure is thus one of the best options after distal gastrectomy. Selection of the reconstruction procedure should be based on clinical evidence...
  58. doi ERCP via mature feeding jejunostomy tube tract in a patient with Roux-en-Y anatomy (with video)
    Todd H Baron
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 68:189-91. 2008
  59. ncbi Laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy with intracorporeal Billroth I stapled anastomosis using a hand access device for patients with gastric cancer
    Y T Joo
    Department of Surgery, Postgraduate School of Medicine, Gyeongsang National University, Gyeongsang National University Hospital, 90 Chilam dong, Jinju, Gyeongsangnam do, South Korea
    Surg Endosc 21:859-62. 2007
    ..As laparoscopy-assisted distal gastrectomy (LADG) gains increasing popularity, various techniques of laparoscopic gastroduodenal anastomosis are being introduced...
  60. ncbi Microbiological evaluation after gastrectomy and reconstruction for gastric cancer
    Yoshihisa Sekita
    Department of Surgery, Graduate School of Health Science, Tokyo Medical and Dental University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Int Surg 92:355-60. 2007
    ..Some patients after jejunal pouch reconstruction worried about their halitosis. Therefore, elimination of anaerobes may relieve it and improve postoperative quality of life...
  61. ncbi Laparoscopic gatrojejunostomy for palliation of gastric outlet obstruction in unresectable gastric cancer
    Y B Choi
    Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine and Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Poongnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Surg Endosc 16:1620-6. 2002
    ..g., unresectable cancer). The recent trend toward minimally invasive procedures has led us to apply laparoscopic bypass surgery for gastric obstruction caused by unresectable advanced gastric cancer...
  62. ncbi [Centralization on fewer surgeons--an example from gastric surgery]
    Signe Bruun Munksgaard
    Gentofte Hospital, Kirurgisk gastroenterologisk afdeling, Hellerup
    Ugeskr Laeger 169:2009-12. 2007
    ..The background for this study was to investigate whether it would be beneficial to centralize gastric surgery, not only in fewer departments but also in fewer hands in the department...
  63. ncbi [Bladder metastasis of a stomach carcinoma. Presentation of a case]
    A Blanco Diez
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital Juan Canalejo, La Coruna
    Actas Urol Esp 26:436-9. 2002
    ..U.R.), and its evolution. We make a brief revision of the bladder metastatic pathology...
  64. ncbi High prevalence of Epstein-Barr virus in gastric remnant carcinoma after Billroth-II reconstruction
    J Nishikawa
    Microbiology and Tumorbiology Center, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 37:825-9. 2002
    ..Details of the background remnant stomach of EBV-positive lesions, however, have not been well clarified...
  65. ncbi Post-prandial portal hemodynamics after upper gastrointestinal tract abscission
    Shigeki Kanamura
    Department of Surgery II, Yamaguchi University School of Medicine, 1 1 1 Minamikogushi, Ube, Yamaguchi 7558505, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 54:445-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to analyze the changes in post-prandial portal hemodynamics after upper gastrointestinal tract abscission, using pulsed Doppler ultrasonography...
  66. ncbi Laparoscopic devine exclusion gastroenterostomy for the palliation of unresectable and obstructing gastric carcinoma
    Basil J Ammori
    Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, United Kingdom
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 12:353-5. 2002
    The Devine exclusion gastroenterostomy is an effective procedure for the relief of gastric outlet obstruction in patients with unresectable carcinoma of the gastric antrum...
  67. ncbi The role of acid and alkaline reflux in laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma
    J Galli
    Institute of Otolaryngology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Laryngoscope 112:1861-5. 2002
    ..In last years, great interest has been focused on gastroesophageal reflux as independent carcinogenic factor and co-carcinogen in association with smoking and alcohol assumption...
  68. ncbi Duodenogastric reflux quantification in peptic ulcer surgery: comparison between different surgical techniques
    P Parrilla
    Department of General Surgery, Virgen de la Arrixaca, University Hospital, University of Murcia, El Palmar, Spain
    Surgery 113:43-7. 1993
    ..We quantified duodenogastric reflux with 6-hour continuous intravenous infusion of technetium 99m-labeled hepatoiminodiacetic acid (99mTc-HIDA) and subsequent quantification in gastric juice...
  69. ncbi Gastro-duodenal peptic ulcer perforation
    J C B Dakubo
    University of Ghana, Medical School, P O Box 4236, Accra, Ghana
    East Afr Med J 86:100-9. 2009
    ..To determine the epidemiology of, and define the morbidity and mortality factors following emergency surgery for patients with perforated peptic ulcer disease in Accra, Ghana...
  70. ncbi Chromoendoscopic evaluation of gastric mucosa after partial gastrectomy by use of modified endoscopic Congo red test
    Ervin Toth
    Endoscopy Unit, Department of Medicine and Surgery, University Hospitals of Malmö and Lund, Lund University, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    World J Surg 27:719-24. 2003
    ..Furthermore, MCRT was superior to routine gastroscopy in diagnosing CAFG in the gastric stump. Outcome studies should define the clinical benefit of MCRT in the management of patients with resected stomach...
  71. ncbi The CLO test is unreliable in diagnosing H. pylori infection in post-surgical stomach; is there any role of H. pylori in peptic ulcer recurrence?
    A Archimandritis
    Department of Pathophysiology, University of Athens Medical School, Laiko General Hospital, Greece
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 12:93-6. 2000
    ..To evaluate the validity of the CLO test in detecting Helicobacter pylori in patients with gastric operation and to investigate the relationship of H. pylori with peptic ulcer recurrence in these patients...
  72. ncbi Gallbladder emptying after antiulcer gastric surgery
    G Pechlivanides
    2nd Surgical Department, Athens Naval and Veterans Hospital, Greece
    Am J Surg 168:335-9. 1994
    ..Truncal vagotomy seems to disrupt vagally mediated preduodenal mechanism, resulting in delayed onset and reduced rate, whereas duodenal exclusion by gastrojejunostomy results in severely decreased rate of gallbladder emptying...
  73. ncbi The deconjugation ability of bacteria isolated from the jejunal fluids in the blind loop syndrome with high 14CO2 excretion--using the breath analysis technique and thin-layer chromatography
    K Shindo
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Yokohama City University School of Medicine, Japan
    Life Sci 45:2275-83. 1989
    ..However, there has been no report on the deconjugation ability of bile acids of bacteria isolated from the jejunal fluids in the efferent loop of patients with Billroth II who had positive breath tests.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 400 WORDS)..
  74. ncbi Neuroendocrine tumours of the duodenum. Clinical aspects, pathomorphology and therapy
    Helmut Witzigmann
    Department of Abdominal, Transplantation and Vascular Surgery, University of Leipzig, Liebigstrasse 20a, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 386:525-33. 2002
    ..There are few studies concerning the biological characteristics and adequate therapy of these tumours...
  75. ncbi Therapeutic endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography using an anterior oblique-viewing endoscope for bile duct stones in patients with prior Billroth II gastrectomy
    Kazunari Nakahara
    Department of Gastroenterology, Sendai City Medical Center, 5 22 1 Tsurugaya, Miyagino ku, Sendai, Miyagi, 983 0824, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 44:212-7. 2009
    ..We retrospectively evaluated the usefulness and safety of therapeutic ERCP using an anterior oblique-viewing endoscope for bile duct stones in patients with prior Billroth II gastrectomy...
  76. pmc Bile reflux index after therapeutic biliary procedures
    Sedef Kuran
    Gastroenterology Department, Turkiye Yuksek Ihtisas Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    BMC Gastroenterol 8:4. 2008
    ..Patients are potential "bile refluxers". The aim of this study was to assess how these procedures affect the histology-based bile reflux index (BRI), which can be used to reflect duodenogastric reflux (DGR)...
  77. ncbi [Dementia caused by bacterial overgrowth in a patient with Billroth II gastrectomy]
    J C Subtil
    Servicio de Digestivo, Clinica Universitaria de Navarra, Pamplona
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 88:431-3. 1996
    ..We consider this case to be interesting because it shows the existence of curable dementias and the usefulness of taking into account bacterial overgrowth, usually underestimated, as an entity that can produce a variety of disorders...
  78. ncbi The influence of reconstruction methods on food retention phenomenon in the remnant stomach after a subtotal gastrectomy
    Hyung Joong Jung
    Center for Gastric Cancer, National Cancer Center, Ilsandong gu, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, South Korea
    J Surg Oncol 98:11-4. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether reconstruction methods after the distal subtotal gastrectomy influenced the degree of food residue and bile reflux...
  79. ncbi Master of surgery in Archiv für Klinische Chirurgie
    H G Beger
    Universitätsklinik Ulm, Steinhovelstrasse 9, Ulm, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 395:17-21. 2010
    ..Surgeons from Germany contributed strongly to the upturn of operative treatment in the second half of the nineteenth century...
  80. pmc Minimal access surgery--the renaissance of gastric surgery?
    R McCloy
    University Department of Surgery, Manchester Royal Infirmary, United Kingdom
    Yale J Biol Med 67:159-66. 1994
    ..Criteria for patient selection need to be defined and substantiated by audit of outcome...
  81. ncbi Simultaneous dynamic study of gastric emptying and changes of serum levels of gut hormones in patients after peptic ulcer surgery
    Vladimir B Obradovic
    Institute for Nuclear Medicine, Clinical Centre of Serbia, Beograd, Serbia and Montenegro
    Nucl Med Rev Cent East Eur 9:51-5. 2006
    ..The aim was to examine the influence of different modalities of peptic ulcer surgery on the gastric emptying (GE) pattern and related serum level changes of selected gut hormones...
  82. ncbi Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography and needle-knife sphincterotomy in patients with Billroth II gastrectomy: a comparative study of the forward-viewing endoscope and the side-viewing duodenoscope
    M H Kim
    Dept of Internal Medicine, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Endoscopy 29:82-5. 1997
    ....
  83. ncbi Chronic antral ulcer associated with gastroduodenal lymphocytic phlebitis
    Susan C Abraham
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:1659-63. 2004
    ..We hypothesize that there may be more cases of upper gastrointestinal ELP than are diagnosed as such, in part because the diagnosis can be made only on surgical resections specimens...
  84. ncbi In situ vs ex situ pancreatic duct stents of duct-to-mucosa pancreaticojejunostomy after pancreaticoduodenectomy with billroth I-type reconstruction
    Susumu Ohwada
    Second Department of Surgery, Gunma University Faculty of Medicine, 3 39 15 Showa Machi, Maebashi, Japan
    Arch Surg 137:1289-93. 2002
    ..Pancreatic fistula is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality after pancreaticoduodenectomy, and an external stent of pancreaticojejunostomy has been recommended to prevent pancreatic fistula...
  85. ncbi Bile reflux as possible risk factor in laryngopharyngeal inflammatory and neoplastic lesions
    J Galli
    Institute of Otorhinolaryngology, Sacro Cuore Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 23:377-82. 2003
    ....
  86. ncbi [Relation of Helicobacter pylori and the stomach operated on for peptic ulcer]
    H Hurtado Andrade
    , ISSSTE
    Rev Gastroenterol Mex 63:187-97. 1998
    ..to operations that cause biliary reflux (gastrectomy Billroth I, gastrectomy Billroth II, pyloroplasty or gastroenterostomy)...
  87. ncbi Trypsin activity and bile acid concentrations in the esophagus after distal gastrectomy
    Koji Kono
    First Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Yamanashi, 1110 Tamaho, Yamanashi, 409 3898, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 51:1159-64. 2006
    ....
  88. ncbi The effect of vagotomy and antrectomy on serum pepsinogens I and II
    A Peetsalu
    Second Dept of General Surgery, Tartu State University, Estonia
    Scand J Gastroenterol 25:455-61. 1990
    ..In GU patients the decrease in mean S-PG I value after the Billroth I operation was smaller than in DU patients after vagotomy.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  89. pmc Intussusception in adults: clinical characteristics, diagnosis and operative strategies
    Savas Yakan
    Department of Surgery, Izmir Education and Research Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    World J Gastroenterol 15:1985-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate 20 adults with intussusception and to clarify the cause, clinical features, diagnosis, and management of this uncommon entity...
  90. ncbi Three cases of synchronous laparoscopic resection for gastric and colonic cancer
    Masahiro Nishikawa
    Department of Surgery, Asakayama Hospital, Osaka, Japan
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 20:e218-25. 2010
    ..Double cancer patients with gastric and colonic carcinomas were thought to be very suitable for laparoscopic surgery because by avoiding a total median skin incision, there is less wound pain and quicker postoperation recovery...
  91. ncbi Jejunal interposition to prevent postgastrectomy syndromes
    Y Morii
    Surgery Division, Arita Gastrointestinal Hospital, Oita, Japan
    Br J Surg 87:1576-9. 2000
    ..To prevent such syndromes, since January 1994 jejunal interposition has been used following distal gastrectomy. The aim of this study was to evaluate the benefit of this procedure...
  92. ncbi Rectus abdominis muscle flap for high-output duodenal fistula: novel technique
    Jagdish Chander
    Department of Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, House No 12, Type V Quarters, 110 002 New Delhi, India
    World J Surg 28:179-82. 2004
    ..The leak was completely sealed in all patients. One patient died of septicemia. We recommend this technique for the management of postsurgical external duodenal fistula as an alternative to other surgical techniques...
  93. pmc The clinical presentations of ectopic biliary drainage into duodenal bulbus and stomach with a thorough review of the current literature
    Ulku Saritas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University School of Medicine, Isparta, 32040 Turkey
    BMC Gastroenterol 10:2. 2010
    ..Ectopic biliary drainage is a rare congenital anomaly on which we have scarce data in the current literature...
  94. ncbi The use of synthetic vascular prosthesis in the surgical treatment of secondary aorto-duodenal fistulas
    Artur Pupka
    Department of Vascular, General and Transplantological Surgery, Wrocław University of Medicine
    Polim Med 34:3-12. 2004
    ..To close the intestinal fistula the duodenectomy with gastroenterostomy was performed or the duodenum was sutured and protected with the use of pedicled omentum...
  95. ncbi N-nitroso compounds and Helicobacter pylori in the gastric remnant
    S Guadagni
    Department of Surgery, University of L'Aquila, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 85:108-12. 1999
    ..pylori infection. CONCLUSIONS: All these data suggest that high levels of NOC in gastric juice and H. pylori infection could be cofactors in gastric stump carcinogenesis...
  96. ncbi Radical surgery does not recover immunodeficiency associated with gastric cancer
    F Romano
    Dept of Surgery Chirurgia I, II University of Milan, Bicocca, Italy
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 22:179-83. 2003
    ..Further studies on a larger number of cases may confirm the prognostic value of lymphocyte count in early gastric cancer stages, and to verify whether early and late postoperative immunodeficiency may be prevented by IL-2 administration...
  97. ncbi Prospective randomized trial comparing Billroth I and Roux-en-Y procedures after distal gastrectomy for gastric carcinoma
    Makoto Ishikawa
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bankyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    World J Surg 29:1415-20; discussion 1421. 2005
    ..Because RY reconstruction induces the frequent complication of Roux-en-Y stasis, causing longer postoperative hospital stay, this method has limited advantages over B-I anastomosis after distal gastrectomy...
  98. ncbi [Dilatation of the papilla of Vater in the treatment of choledocholithiasis in selected patients]
    J Espinel
    Seccion de Aparato Digestivo, Hospital de Leon, Leon, Espana
    Gastroenterol Hepatol 27:6-10. 2004
    ..To prospectively analyze the results obtained with papillary balloon dilatation (PBD) in the treatment of common bile duct stones in patients at risk of complications if endoscopic sphincterotomy (ES) were performed...
  99. ncbi The peculiar processing of glucagon and glucagon-related peptides in patients after pancreatectomy
    Katsuhisa Tanjoh
    Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Nihon University School of Medicine, 30 1 Ohyaguchi kamimachi, Itabashi ku, Tokyo, 173 0032, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:825-32. 2002
    ..In this study, we investigated the kinetics of glucagon and glucagon-related peptides and discuss the glucagon processes in the pancreas and intestine in pancreatectomy patients...
  100. ncbi [Experimental study on carcinogenesis in the vagotomized stomach]
    K Yamafuji
    Department of Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Nippon Geka Gakkai Zasshi 92:652-63. 1991
    ....
  101. ncbi [Pancytopenia, arthralgia and myeloneuropathy due to copper deficiency]
    Rupert Bartner
    Medizinische Klinik, Evangelisches Krankenhaus Oldenburg, Oldenburg
    Med Klin (Munich) 100:497-501. 2005
    ..Copper deficiency leads to hematologic disorders like pancytopenia. In addition, myeloneuropathy was described in a few cases reports...

Research Grants2

  1. Stringent response and bmp expression in B. burgdorferi
    Felipe Cabello; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..burgdorferi from a descriptive paradigm to a paradigm framed by mechanistic and causal interpretations. ..
  2. Regulated expression of B. burgdorferi virulence genes
    FELIPE CARDENAS CABELLO; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..burgdorferi. These tools will be used to identify genes that are potentially responsible for this organism's virulence and which could be targets for new vaccines and antibiotics against Lyme disease. ..