gastric outlet obstruction

Summary

Summary: The hindering of output from the STOMACH into the SMALL INTESTINE. This obstruction may be of mechanical or functional origin such as EDEMA from PEPTIC ULCER; NEOPLASMS; FOREIGN BODIES; or AGING.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Self-expanding metal stents for gastroduodenal malignancies: systematic review of their clinical effectiveness
    A Dormann
    Dept of Medicine, Minden Hospital, Minden, Germany
    Endoscopy 36:543-50. 2004
  2. pmc Treatment of malignant gastric outlet obstruction with endoscopically placed self-expandable metal stents
    Jill K J Gaidos
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 15:4365-71. 2009
  3. ncbi Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the stomach in an adult woman: a rare intermittent cause of gastric outlet obstruction
    Fatih Albayrak
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey
    Tumori 96:492-5. 2010
  4. 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
  5. ncbi Metallic stents for gastric outlet obstruction: reintervention rate is lower with uncovered versus covered stents, despite similar outcomes
    Iruru Maetani
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Toho University Ohashi Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 69:806-12. 2009
  6. ncbi Clinical outcomes of self-expandable metal stent and prognostic factors for stent patency in gastric outlet obstruction caused by gastric cancer
    Yu Kyung Cho
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, The Catholic University, Seoul, Korea
    Dig Dis Sci 55:668-74. 2010
  7. ncbi Prevention of covered enteral stent migration in patients with malignant gastric outlet obstruction: a pilot study of anchoring with endoscopic clips
    Il Du Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical Research Institute, Pusan National University School of Medicine and Medical Research Institute, Yangsan, South Korea
    Scand J Gastroenterol 45:100-5. 2010
  8. pmc Self-expandable metallic stents for palliation of patients with malignant gastric outlet obstruction caused by stomach cancer
    Tae Oh Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Pusan National University College of Medicine, 1 10 Ami dong, Soe gu, Busan 602 739, Korea
    World J Gastroenterol 13:916-20. 2007
  9. ncbi Palliation of patients with malignant gastroduodenal obstruction with self-expanding metallic stents: the treatment of choice?
    Andrew P Holt
    Liver Transplant and Hepato biliary Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Gastrointest Endosc 60:1010-7. 2004
  10. ncbi Metallic stent placement in the palliative treatment of malignant gastroduodenal obstructions: prospective evaluation of results and factors influencing outcome in 213 patients
    Jin Hyoung Kim
    Departments of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Gastrointest Endosc 66:256-64. 2007

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  1. ncbi Self-expanding metal stents for gastroduodenal malignancies: systematic review of their clinical effectiveness
    A Dormann
    Dept of Medicine, Minden Hospital, Minden, Germany
    Endoscopy 36:543-50. 2004
    The current standard approach to the management of malignant gastric outlet obstruction mainly involves bypass surgery, which is associated with significant rates of mortality and morbidity...
  2. pmc Treatment of malignant gastric outlet obstruction with endoscopically placed self-expandable metal stents
    Jill K J Gaidos
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 15:4365-71. 2009
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  3. ncbi Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the stomach in an adult woman: a rare intermittent cause of gastric outlet obstruction
    Fatih Albayrak
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey
    Tumori 96:492-5. 2010
    ..Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor is a neoplasm of intermediate biological potential that frequently recurs and rarely metastasizes...
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi Metallic stents for gastric outlet obstruction: reintervention rate is lower with uncovered versus covered stents, despite similar outcomes
    Iruru Maetani
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Toho University Ohashi Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 69:806-12. 2009
    Self-expandable metallic stents (SEMSs) are widely used for palliation of malignant gastric outlet obstruction (GOO). A common complication of their use, however, is stent obstruction caused by tumor ingrowth or hyperplasia...
  6. ncbi Clinical outcomes of self-expandable metal stent and prognostic factors for stent patency in gastric outlet obstruction caused by gastric cancer
    Yu Kyung Cho
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, The Catholic University, Seoul, Korea
    Dig Dis Sci 55:668-74. 2010
    The aim of this study was to assess clinical outcomes of endoscopic stenting for a gastric outlet obstruction caused by gastric cancer and the prognostic factors for stent patency by reviewing medical records...
  7. ncbi Prevention of covered enteral stent migration in patients with malignant gastric outlet obstruction: a pilot study of anchoring with endoscopic clips
    Il Du Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical Research Institute, Pusan National University School of Medicine and Medical Research Institute, Yangsan, South Korea
    Scand J Gastroenterol 45:100-5. 2010
    ..Placement of a self-expandable metal stent is a palliative treatment of choice for patients with malignant gastric outlet obstruction (GOO)...
  8. pmc Self-expandable metallic stents for palliation of patients with malignant gastric outlet obstruction caused by stomach cancer
    Tae Oh Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Pusan National University College of Medicine, 1 10 Ami dong, Soe gu, Busan 602 739, Korea
    World J Gastroenterol 13:916-20. 2007
    ..To ascertain clinical outcome and complications of self-expandable metal stents for endoscopic palliation of patients with malignant obstruction of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract...
  9. ncbi Palliation of patients with malignant gastroduodenal obstruction with self-expanding metallic stents: the treatment of choice?
    Andrew P Holt
    Liver Transplant and Hepato biliary Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Gastrointest Endosc 60:1010-7. 2004
    ..Endoscopic palliation with self-expanding metallic stents has emerged as a safe and an effective alternative to surgery, but experience with the technique remains limited...
  10. ncbi Metallic stent placement in the palliative treatment of malignant gastroduodenal obstructions: prospective evaluation of results and factors influencing outcome in 213 patients
    Jin Hyoung Kim
    Departments of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Gastrointest Endosc 66:256-64. 2007
    ..Metallic stents are a therapeutic option for patients with malignant GI obstruction...
  11. ncbi Efficacy and safety of the new WallFlex enteral stent in palliative treatment of malignant gastric outlet obstruction (DUOFLEX study): a prospective multicenter study
    Jeanin E van Hooft
    Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Gastrointest Endosc 69:1059-66. 2009
    b>Gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) is most commonly a complication of advanced distal gastric, periampullary, or duodenal malignancy. Palliation of obstruction is the primary aim of treatment in most of these patients...
  12. ncbi Gastric outlet obstruction secondary to a large trichobezoar
    Aaron R Jensen
    Department of Surgery, Temple University Children s Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1364-5. 2005
  13. ncbi Surgical treatment of complicated duodenal ulcers: controlled trials
    B Millat
    , Rue Bertrand Sans, 34295 Montpellier, France
    World J Surg 24:299-306. 2000
    ..to determine if definitive surgery is still relevant for complicated DU (bleeding, perforation, gastric outlet obstruction). Two studies have compared early to late surgery in terms of bleeding...
  14. ncbi Gastric outlet obstruction secondary to pancreatic cancer: surgical vs endoscopic palliation
    Y T Wong
    Department of General Surgery, Lahey Clinic, 41 Mall Road, Burlington, MA 01805, USA
    Surg Endosc 16:310-2. 2002
    b>Gastric outlet obstruction in patients with pancreatic cancer has a grim prognosis. Open surgical bypass is associated with high morbidity, whereas endoscopic duodenal stenting appears to provide better palliation.
  15. ncbi Malignant gastric outlet obstruction: bridging another divide
    David A Tendler
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:4-6. 2002
  16. ncbi Gastric outlet obstruction in Ogbomoso, Nigeria
    D A OlaOlorun
    Baptist Medical Center, Ogbomoso, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 20:234-7. 2001
    Forty-three patients were operated upon for gastric outlet obstruction over an eight year period. Six (14%) of these patients bad malignant gastric outlet obstruction...
  17. ncbi The use of enteral stents in colonic and gastric outlet obstruction
    C A Ely
    Department of Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, 8402 Harcourt Road, Street 815, Indianapolis, IN 46214, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:89-94. 2003
    ..Enteral stenting is emerging as a viable treatment option for malignant obstructions of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. We describe our experience and review the literature on techniques and complications...
  18. ncbi What is the ideal stent as initial intervention for malignant gastric outlet obstruction?
    Chan Ik Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, Guro Teun Teun Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Dig Liver Dis 45:33-7. 2013
    Self-expandable metal stents are effective palliation for malignant gastric outlet obstruction. The aims of study were to evaluate efficacy and safety of double-layered Comvi, uncovered and covered stent to find out protocols which ..
  19. ncbi Retained surgical sponge presenting as a gastric outlet obstruction and duodeno-ileo-colic fistula: report of a case
    Srinivas Rao Manikyam
    Department of Surgery, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Surg Today 32:426-8. 2002
    An unusual case of a retained surgical sponge migrating to the duodenum causing gastric outlet obstruction and duodeno-ileo-colic fistula is reported.
  20. ncbi A rare variant of gallstone ileus: Bouveret's syndrome
    Alessandro Fancellu
    Department of Surgery, Institute of Clinica Chirurgica, University of Sassari, Vle San Pietro 43, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:753-5. 2010
    Bouveret's syndrome (gastric outlet obstruction due to impaction of a stone) is a rare variant of gallstone ileus...
  21. ncbi Unusual presentation of Bouveret's syndrome
    Charalambos P Charalambous
    Department of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Hope Hospital Salford, Manchester, UK
    J Gastroenterol 37:476-8. 2002
    ..We report what we believe to be the first case of a gallstone causing gastric outlet obstruction while eroding into the duodenum, yet once in the duodenum, passing into the small bowel, causing ileal ..
  22. ncbi Ectopic pancreas with gastric outlet obstruction: report of two cases and literature review
    Yung Cheng Huang
    First Department of General Surgery, Chung Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Chang Gung Med J 25:485-90. 2002
    ..We report 2 cases of ectopic pancreas with gastric outlet obstruction. The first case was a 41-year-old man who suffered from epigastric fullness and dyspepsia for 3 years...
  23. ncbi Gallstone ileus presenting as gastric outlet obstruction (Bouveret's syndrome): a case report
    A Sakarya
    Celel Bayar University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery, Manisa, Turkey
    Acta Chir Belg 106:438-40. 2006
    ..It most frequently occurs in the terminal ileum. Gastric outlet obstruction syndrome due to the impaction of a gallstone in the duodenum passing through a cholecystoduodenal ..
  24. ncbi Enteral feeding patients with gastric outlet obstruction
    Stephen O'Keefe
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 27:76-81. 2012
    ..In conclusion, NGJ feeding provides a relatively safe conservative management for critically ill patients with upper gastrointestinal obstructions, reducing the need for surgery and parenteral feeding...
  25. pmc Unresectable gastric cancer with gastric outlet obstruction and distant metastasis responding to intraperitoneal and folfox chemotherapy after palliative laparoscopic gastrojejunostomy: report of a case
    Joong Min Park
    Department of Surgery, Chung Ang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    World J Surg Oncol 8:109. 2010
    b>Gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) caused by unresectable gastric cancer is a challenging aspect of patient care...
  26. ncbi Benign gastric outlet obstruction--spectrum and management
    S Appasani
    Department of Gastroenterology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Trop Gastroenterol 32:259-66. 2011
    ..extrinsic obstruction of the pyloric channel or duodenum either by benign or malignant diseases leads to gastric outlet obstruction. With improvement in science and technology, the spectrum of gastric outlet obstruction has changed from ..
  27. ncbi Gastric outlet obstruction in an infant: lactobezoar
    Robert J Graham
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesia, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 25:98-9. 2007
  28. ncbi Malignancy is the most common cause of gastric outlet obstruction even in a developing country
    S P Misra
    Dept of Gastroenterology, M L N Medical College, Allahabad, India
    Endoscopy 30:484-6. 1998
    It has recently been reported that in developed countries gastric outlet obstruction now predicts gastric malignancy. The aim of this study was to find out if this is the case in a developing country like India.
  29. 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.
  30. ncbi Enhanced gastric ghrelin production and secretion in rats with gastric outlet obstruction
    Eisuke Iwasaki
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 57:858-64. 2012
    ..and expression of neuromuscular markers in a newly established surgically manipulated rat model of gastric outlet obstruction (GOO), akin to the pyloric stricture associated with duodenal ulcer, advanced gastric cancer, and other ..
  31. pmc Gastric outlet obstruction due to adenocarcinoma in a patient with Ataxia-Telangiectasia syndrome: a case report and review of the literature
    Iyore A Otabor
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Nationwide Children s Hospital and the Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 7:29. 2009
    ..Clinical and radiographic evaluation for malignancy in ataxia-telangiectasia patients is usually atypical, leading to delays in diagnosis...
  32. ncbi Endoscopic stenting versus operative gastrojejunostomy for malignant gastric outlet obstruction
    Manju D Chandrasegaram
    Department of Surgery, Upper Gastro Intestinal Surgical Unit, Nepean Hospital, Level 5, South Block, P O Box 63, Penrith, NSW, 2751, Australia
    Surg Endosc 26:323-9. 2012
    Malignant gastric outlet obstruction represents a terminal stage in pancreatic cancer. Between 5% and 25% of patients with pancreatic cancer ultimately experience malignant gastric outlet obstruction...
  33. ncbi Endoscopic balloon dilatation without fluoroscopy for treating gastric outlet obstruction because of benign etiologies
    Surinder Singh Rana
    Department of Gastroenterology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh, 160012, India
    Surg Endosc 25:1579-84. 2011
    Benign gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) causes considerable morbidity and conventional treatment has been surgery...
  34. ncbi Gastric outlet obstruction by Brunner's gland hyperplasia in an 8-year-old child
    Ikbel El Faleh
    Department of Gastroenterology and Clinical Nutrition, University Hospital Lausanne, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Pediatr Surg 44:E21-4. 2009
    ..We report the third and youngest case of gastric outlet obstruction because of Brunner's gland hyperplasia focusing on histopathologic condition and treatment based on a ..
  35. ncbi The outcome of laparoscopic gastrojejunostomy in malignant gastric outlet obstruction
    Simon M Denley
    University Department of Surgery, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Alexandra Parade, Glasgow, G31 2ER, UK
    Int J Gastrointest Cancer 35:165-9. 2005
    The development of gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) in patients with advanced pancreatic cancer is regarded by some as a terminal event...
  36. ncbi Gastric outlet obstruction after long-term prostaglandin administration mimicking hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
    M Lacher
    Kinderchirurgische Klinik im Dr von Haunerschen Kinderspital, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 17:362-4. 2007
    ..Little is known about the complex effects on the gastrointestinal tract. We report on an infant with gastric outlet obstruction after long-term prostaglandin administration...
  37. ncbi Palliative treatment of malignant obstruction of gastric outlet using an endoscopically placed enteral Wallstent
    J Espinel
    Gastroenterology Unit, Hospital de Leon, Altos de Naya s/n, Leon, Spain
    Dig Dis Sci 46:2322-4. 2001
    Surgical gastrojejunostomy is the standard treatment for malignant gastric outlet obstruction, although it is associated with significant morbidity and mortality...
  38. ncbi Gastric outlet obstruction as a complication of argon plasma coagulation for watermelon stomach
    Farees T Farooq
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5066, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 65:1090-2. 2007
  39. pmc Gastric outlet obstruction caused by heterotopic pancreas: A case report and a quick review
    Li Xin Jiang
    Department of Abdominal Surgery, The Affiliated Yantai Yuhuangding Hospital of Qingdao University Medical College, Yantai 264000, Shandong Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 14:6757-9. 2008
    ..The patient remains healthy and symptom-free in the follow-up of 6 mo. This is a report of a case of gastric outlet obstruction resulting from pancreatic heterotopia in the gastric antrum in an adult woman.
  40. ncbi Helicobacter pylori-induced lymphonodular hyperplasia: a new cause of gastric outlet obstruction
    S P Misra
    Department of Gastroenterology, MLN Medical College, Allahabad, India
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 13:1191-4. 1998
    A 30-year-old female was seen with symptoms and radiological evidence of gastric outlet obstruction. Endoscopic examination revealed findings suggestive of gastric outlet obstruction with nodularity of the antral mucosa leading to ..
  41. ncbi Review article: Helicobacter pylori infection and gastric outlet obstruction - prevalence of the infection and role of antimicrobial treatment
    J P Gisbert
    Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital of La Princesa, Madrid, Spain
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 16:1203-8. 2002
    The prevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection in peptic ulcer disease complicated by gastric outlet obstruction seems to be, overall, lower than that reported in non-complicated ulcer disease, with a mean value of 69%. However, H...
  42. ncbi Palliative antecolic isoperistaltic gastrojejunostomy: a randomized controlled trial comparing open and laparoscopic approaches
    G Navarra
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Messina, G Martino University Hospital, V Cons Valeria, 98100 Messina, Italy
    Surg Endosc 20:1831-4. 2006
    b>Gastric outlet obstruction is a common, often preterminal, event for patients with inoperable neoplasms of the distal stomach, duodenum, and biliopancreatic area. It can be surgically managed by open or laparoscopic gastrojejunostomy...
  43. ncbi [Gastric outlet obstruction in chronic granulomatous disease]
    M Born
    Radiologische Universitätsklinik Bonn
    Z Gastroenterol 40:511-6. 2002
    ..of chronic granulomatous disease, which led by an inflammatory thickening of the gastric wall to a gastric outlet obstruction. Treatment with prednisone and gamma interferon normalised the thickness of the gastric wall and gastric ..
  44. ncbi Large pedinculated antral hyperplastic gastric polyp traversed the bulbus causing outlet obstruction and iron deficiency anemia: endoscopic removal
    Murat Alper
    Department of Pathology, University of Abant Izzet Baysal, Duzce Medical Faculty, Turkey
    World J Gastroenterol 9:633-4. 2003
    ..We present here a large (3 cm) hyperplastic gastric polyp prolapsed into duodenum and caused outlet obstruction and iron deficiency anemia in 60 years old male patient. Endoscopic removal was performed successfully...
  45. ncbi Laparoscopic gastric bypass for gastric outlet obstruction is associated with smoother, faster recovery and shorter hospital stay compared with open surgery
    Mohammed Al-Rashedy
    Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9WL, UK
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 12:474-8. 2005
    Laparoscopic gastric bypass for relief of gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) is feasible and safe. However, comparative data to confirm the benefits of the laparoscopic approach remain scarce.
  46. ncbi Endoscopic balloon dilation for benign gastric outlet obstruction with or without Helicobacter pylori infection
    Yuk Hoi Lam
    Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, 30 32 Ngan Shing Street, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    Gastrointest Endosc 60:229-33. 2004
    Endoscopic balloon dilation has been used to treat patients with gastric outlet obstruction caused by peptic stricture...
  47. ncbi Characterization of Bouveret's syndrome: a comprehensive review of 128 cases
    Mitchell S Cappell
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:2139-46. 2006
    ....
  48. ncbi Simultaneous gastric and small intestinal trichobezoars--a hairy problem
    Kevin Hoover
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1495-7. 2006
    ..This case emphasizes the role of radiographic imaging in the diagnosis of trichobezoars and the importance of a complete clinical evaluation of the small bowel at the time of removal of an obstructing gastric bezoar...
  49. ncbi Bouveret syndrome
    G Brooks Brennan
    Department of Radiology, University of New Mexico, 2211 Lomas Blvd, Albuquerque, NM 87106, USA
    Radiographics 24:1171-5. 2004
  50. ncbi Self-expanding metallic stents for gastric outlet obstruction resulting from stomach cancer: a preliminary study with a newly designed double-layered pyloric stent
    Sun Mi Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Pusan National University College of Medicine, Busan, Korea
    Gastrointest Endosc 66:1206-10. 2007
    Although endoscopic stent placement is now generally accepted as a palliative treatment for gastric outlet obstruction resulting from gastric cancer, it carries potential limitations such as tumor ingrowth or migration.
  51. ncbi Successful treatment of gallstone ileus (Bouveret's syndrome) by using extracorporal shock wave lithotripsy and argon plasma coagulation
    Christian Gemmel
    Department of Gastroenterology, Klinikum Ludwigshafen, Academic Hospital of the University of Mainz, Ludwigshafen, Germany
    Gastrointest Endosc 65:173-5. 2007
  52. ncbi Gastric outlet obstruction caused by heterotopic pancreas
    O T Ormarsson
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, St Olav s University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 13:410-3. 2003
    ..It is unclear why the lesion changed so markedly in appearance in just a few weeks. HP is a rare cause of gastric outlet obstruction in children.
  53. ncbi More than meets the eye: subtle but important CT findings in Bouveret's syndrome
    Susan Gan
    Department of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Heartlands Education Center, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:182-5. 2008
    Gallstones are a rare cause of duodenal or gastric outlet obstruction and therefore are not commonly suspected. Rigler's radiographic triad of pneumobilia, bowel obstruction, and an ectopic gallstone is seen in few of these patients...
  54. ncbi Gastric outlet obstruction in children: an overview with report of Jodhpur disease and Sharma's classification
    Kamlesh Kumar Sharma
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Pediatric Medicine and Anaesthesia, Regional Institute of Maternal and Child Health, Umaid Hospital, Dr SN Medical College, Jodhpur, Rajasthan 342003, India
    J Pediatr Surg 43:1891-7. 2008
    b>Gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) is overwhelmingly described as infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis that overshadows other causes; thereby, there is a need to develop an elaborate and comprehensive classification...
  55. ncbi Gastrojejunostomy versus stent placement in patients with malignant gastric outlet obstruction: a comparison in 95 patients
    S M Jeurnink
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Surg Oncol 96:389-96. 2007
    ..GJJ) and duodenal stent placement are the most commonly used palliative treatment modalities for gastric outlet obstruction (GOO). In this retrospective study, we compared GJJ and stent placement with regard to medical effects.
  56. pmc Treatment of malignant gastric outlet obstruction with stents: an evaluation of the reported variables for clinical outcome
    Lene Larssen
    Department of Gastroenterology, Oslo University Hospital, Ullevaal, Department of Gastroenterology, Kirkeveien 166, N 0407 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Gastroenterol 9:45. 2009
    Malignant gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) is commonly seen in patients with advanced gastric-, pancreatic-, duodenal, hepatobiliary or metastatic malignancies...
  57. ncbi Surgical gastrojejunostomy or endoscopic stent placement for the palliation of malignant gastric outlet obstruction (SUSTENT study): a multicenter randomized trial
    Suzanne M Jeurnink
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Gastrointest Endosc 71:490-9. 2010
    Both gastrojejunostomy (GJJ) and stent placement are commonly used palliative treatments of obstructive symptoms caused by malignant gastric outlet obstruction (GOO).
  58. ncbi Successful treatment of duodenal bulb obstruction caused by a gallstone (Bouveret's syndrome) after endoscopic mechanical lithotripsy
    P Katsinelos
    Department of Endoscopy and Motility Unit, Central Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Surg Endosc 16:1363. 2002
    ..The stone was crushed successfully by endoscopic mechanical lithotripsy. The patient was referred for surgery, and was discharged after a successful and uneventful cholecystectomy...
  59. ncbi Use of stents in the palliative treatment of malignant gastric outlet and duodenal obstruction
    R I Aviv
    Department of Radiology, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
    Clin Radiol 57:587-92. 2002
    To evaluate the efficacy of stenting in the palliation of malignant duodenal and gastric outlet obstruction.
  60. ncbi Endoscopic palliation of malignant gastric outlet obstruction using self-expanding metal stents: experience in 36 patients
    Douglas G Adler
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:72-8. 2002
    Malignant gastric outlet obstruction is seen in the setting of a variety of cancers, most commonly pancreatic. Self-expanding metal stents can be used to palliate these patients and restore the ability to eat.
  61. ncbi Laparoscopic gastrojejunostomy in patients with obstruction of the gastric outlet secondary to advanced malignancies
    Eduardo A Guzman
    City of Hope National Medical Center, Department of General Oncologic Surgery, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Am Surg 75:129-32. 2009
    Surgical palliation is an important therapeutic goal in patients with gastric outlet obstruction from cancer. The use of laparoscopic approaches for this condition has not been well studied...
  62. ncbi Laparoscopic treatment of a gastric outlet obstruction caused by a gallstone (Bouveret's syndrome)
    P Malvaux
    Department of Surgery, Clinique Notre Dame, avenue Delmee, 9, B 7500 Tournai, Belgium
    Surg Endosc 16:1108-9. 2002
    ..In this way, laparoscopically assisted intraluminal gastric surgery with transpyloric extraction of the stone can be a safe and interesting approach for this type of pathology...
  63. ncbi A prospective observational study examining quality of life in patients with malignant gastric outlet obstruction
    Carl Schmidt
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Surg 198:92-9. 2009
    b>Gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) often complicates advanced malignancy. Palliative options include surgical bypass, endoscopic stent, percutaneous gastrostomy (PEG), or percutaneous jejunostomy (PEJ).
  64. ncbi Helicobacter pylori-related gastric outlet obstruction: is there a role for medical treatment?
    A M Choudhary
    Section of Gastroenterology, Bridgeport Hospital Yale University School of Medicine, Connecticut 06610, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 32:272-3. 2001
    ..Bleeding, perforation, and gastric outlet obstruction represent the most serious, potentially life-threatening complications of ulcer disease...
  65. ncbi Gastric outlet obstruction due to giant hyperplastic gastric polyps
    Huan Wu Chen
    Department of Medical Imaging, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 104:852-5. 2005
    ..A 73-year-old man presented with a 6 cm pedunculated hyperplastic polyp that had led to progressive gastric outlet obstruction. It had a distinctive appearance on double-contrast barium studies, appearing as a conglomerate mass ..
  66. ncbi First data on the palliative treatment of patients with malignant gastric outlet obstruction using the WallFlex enteral stent: a retrospective multicenter study
    J van Hooft
    Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Endoscopy 39:434-9. 2007
    b>Gastric outlet obstruction can occur as a late complication of a variety of cancers. Palliation of the obstructive symptoms is the primary aim of treatment in these patients...
  67. ncbi Laparoscopic gastrojejunostomy for gastric outlet obstruction in pancreatic cancer
    Kevork K Kazanjian
    Section of Gastrointestinal Surgery, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am Surg 70:910-3. 2004
    Up to 20 per cent of patients with pancreatic cancer develop gastric outlet obstruction. Traditionally, these patients have been managed with an open gastrojejunostomy. Laparoscopic gastrojejunostomy may now be a preferable approach...
  68. ncbi A systematic review of methods to palliate malignant gastric outlet obstruction
    Jasen Ly
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Surg Endosc 24:290-7. 2010
    The traditional approach to palliating patients with malignant gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) has been open gastrojejunostomy (OGJ)...
  69. ncbi Endoscopic excision of a prolapsing malignant polyp which caused intermittent gastric outlet obstruction
    Hugh J Freeman
    Department of Medicine Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1W5 Canada
    World J Gastroenterol 11:5245-7. 2005
    ..showed a large polyp on a stalk, protruding through the pylorus into the duodenum causing intermittent gastric outlet obstruction. While prolapsing gastric antral polyps are usually benign and hyperplastic, inflammatory or ..
  70. ncbi Incarcerated intrathoracic stomach with antral ischemia resulting in gastric outlet obstruction: a case report
    B Salameh
    Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    Dis Esophagus 21:189-91. 2008
    ..He underwent a series of endoscopies with balloon dilation with full resolution of symptoms and is doing well at 1-year follow-up. Gastric volvulus with ischemia resulting in a stricture has not been previously reported...
  71. ncbi Endoscopic therapy of benign pyloric stenosis and gastric outlet obstruction
    Tony E Yusuf
    GI Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Opin Gastroenterol 22:570-3. 2006
    ..To examine the short and long-term success rates of balloon dilation of pyloric stenosis...
  72. pmc Antral hyperplastic polyp causing intermittent gastric outlet obstruction: case report
    Rasim Gencosmanoglu
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Marmara University Institute of Gastroenterology, Istanbul, Turkey
    BMC Gastroenterol 3:16. 2003
    Hyperplastic polyps are the most common polypoid lesions of the stomach. Rarely, they cause gastric outlet obstruction by prolapsing through the pyloric channel, when they arise in the prepyloric antrum.
  73. ncbi Gastric outlet obstruction in pediatric patients
    Ju Bei Yen
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 5 West, Chia Pu Road, Putz City, Chiayi, Taiwan 613, ROC
    Chang Gung Med J 29:401-5. 2006
    This study reports the etiologies, management and outcome of children with gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) in a children's hospital.
  74. ncbi Safety and efficacy of a new non-foreshortening nitinol stent in malignant gastric outlet obstruction (DUONITI study): a prospective, multicenter study
    J E van Hooft
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Endoscopy 43:671-5. 2011
    b>Gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) is a late complication of advanced gastric, periampullary, and duodenal malignancies. Palliation of obstruction is the primary aim of treatment in these patients...
  75. pmc Steroid responsive eosinophilic gastric outlet obstruction in a child
    Richard Kellermayer
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2399, USA
    World J Gastroenterol 14:2270-1. 2008
    b>Gastric outlet obstruction is a rare complication of eosinophilic gastroenteritis, most commonly treated surgically. We report a case of eosinophilic gastric outlet obstruction in a child that responded to conservative medical management...
  76. ncbi A rare cause of gastric outlet obstruction in the newborn: Pyloric ectopic pancreas
    Coskun Ozcan
    Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Izmir, Turkey
    J Pediatr Surg 37:119-20. 2002
    ..Rarely is the entity symptomatic, and it should be kept in mind in differential diagnosis of nonbilious vomiting, especially in neonates. The ectopic pancreas should be removed because of the late complications when found incidentally...
  77. ncbi Palliative stenting for late malignant gastric outlet obstruction
    James M Kiely
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226 3596, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:107-13. 2007
    Malignant gastric outlet obstruction (MGO) is a late complication of pancreatobiliary and gastric cancers...
  78. ncbi Gastric outlet obstruction following surgery for morbid obesity: efficacy of fluoroscopically guided balloon dilation
    Peter L Vance
    Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Lee St, HSC 800170, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Radiology 222:70-2. 2002
    To evaluate the efficacy of fluoroscopically guided balloon dilation (FGBD) in patients with symptoms of gastric outlet obstruction following surgery for morbid obesity.
  79. ncbi Rare causes of gastric outlet obstruction in children
    Jiexiong Feng
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430030, China
    Pediatr Surg Int 21:635-40. 2005
    b>Gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) presenting beyond the newborn period is a relatively rare condition, when infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (IHPS) is excluded...
  80. ncbi Self-expandable metal stent placement for the palliation of malignant gastroduodenal obstruction: experience in a large, single, UK centre
    A S Lowe
    Department of Clinical Radiology, Bradford Royal Infirmary, Bradford, UK
    Clin Radiol 62:738-44. 2007
    ..To assess the technical success rate, and evaluate the clinical outcome, length of hospital stay, and cost of palliative gastro-duodenal stenting in a single-centre...
  81. ncbi Self-expandable metal stents for malignant gastric outlet obstruction: a modified technique
    R P Venu
    Section of Digestive and Liver Diseases, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612 7323, USA
    Endoscopy 30:553-8. 1998
    Endoscopic palliative treatment may be effective in the management of malignant gastric outlet obstruction. However, experience in this area is limited, and the techniques vary widely...
  82. pmc Stent versus gastrojejunostomy for the palliation of gastric outlet obstruction: a systematic review
    Suzanne M Jeurnink
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Gastroenterol 7:18. 2007
    Gastrojejunostomy (GJJ) is the most commonly used palliative treatment modality for malignant gastric outlet obstruction. Recently, stent placement has been introduced as an alternative treatment...
  83. ncbi Self-expandable metallic stent placement for palliation in gastric outlet obstructions caused by gastric cancer: a comparison with surgical gastrojejunostomy
    Iruru Maetani
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Toho University Ohashi Medical Center, 2 17 6 Ohashi, Meguro ku, Tokyo, 153 8515, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 40:932-7. 2005
    In patients with gastric outlet obstruction (GOO), palliative enteral stenting is a less invasive procedure compared with gastroenterostomy. Most diseases analyzed in previous studies of such stenting were pancreaticobiliary malignancies.
  84. ncbi Gastric antral vascular ectasia--an unusual cause of gastric outlet obstruction: report of a case
    Massimiliano Tuveri
    Dipartimento di Chirurgia Generale e Vascolare, Clinica Sant Elena, Quartu Sant Elena, Cagliari, Italy
    Surg Today 37:503-5. 2007
    ..The pathogenesis of this syndrome remains unclear. Surgery in cases of gastric outlet obstruction is the only reliable method to cure the patient...
  85. ncbi Endoscopic stenting for malignant gastric outlet obstruction
    Marek Stawowy
    Department of Surgical Gastroenterology L, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:5-9. 2007
    ..The obstruction was localized in the stomach (n=5), gastrojejunostomy (n=3), or the duodenum (n=16). Self-expanding metal stents were delivered endoscopically under fluoroscopic control...
  86. ncbi Self-expanding coil stent with a long delivery system for palliation of unresectable malignant gastric outlet obstruction: a prospective study
    J H Kim
    Dept of Gastroenterology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Suwon, South Korea
    Endoscopy 33:838-42. 2001
    ..intubation of a self-expanding metal stent is usually difficult in patients with unresectable malignant gastric outlet obstruction, because the delivery systems currently available are not long enough and cannot easily pass the ..
  87. ncbi Gastric and duodenal stents: follow-up and complications
    I T Pinto Pabón
    Vascular and Interventional Radiology Department, Hospital Universitario de Getafe, Ctra de Toledo km 12, 500, E 28905 Getafe, Madrid, Spain
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 24:147-53. 2001
    ..To assess the efficacy of self-expanding metallic stents in treating inoperable gastric and duodenal stenoses during follow-up and to evaluate the complications encountered...
  88. ncbi Pediatric gastric outlet obstruction following corrosive ingestion
    B H Ozokutan
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Gaziantep University Medical Faculty, 27310, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Pediatr Surg Int 26:615-8. 2010
    ..Gastric injury after corrosive ingestion is relatively uncommon as compared with esophageal injury. Gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) is a significant complication of corrosive ingestion.
  89. ncbi Malignant gastrointestinal obstruction: endoscopic stenting versus surgical palliation
    J Espinel
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital de Leon, 24071, Leon, Spain
    Surg Endosc 20:1083-7. 2006
    ..Treatment has consisted of gastrojejunostomy. However, the endoscopic placement of metallic stents has provided positive results. This study aimed to compare the efficiency of both therapeutic options...
  90. ncbi Corrosive injury-induced gastric outlet obstruction: a changing spectrum of agents and treatment
    G Tekant
    Istanbul University, , Department of Paediatric Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Pediatr Surg 36:1004-7. 2001
    ..the authors' hospital because of corrosive substance ingestion, and among them 6 patients were seen with gastric outlet obstruction. Two of them had ingested acid substances, and the other 4 had ingested alkali corrosives...
  91. ncbi Endoscopic stent insertion for the palliation of malignant gastric outlet obstruction
    H A Kazi
    Department of Surgery, Southport and Ormskirk Hospitals, Southport, UK
    Dig Surg 23:28-31. 2006
    Controversy exists as to whether endoscopic or minimally invasive/open bypass is superior in cases of malignant gastric outlet obstruction.
  92. ncbi Gastrointestinal neurofibromatosis: an unusual cause of gastric outlet obstruction
    Jennifer R Bakker
    Department of Surgery, Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19146, USA
    Am Surg 71:100-5. 2005
    ..We report the first case of gastric outlet obstruction with perforation caused by neurofibroma in a patient with NF-1...
  93. ncbi Gastric outlet obstruction caused by benign anastomotic stricture: treatment by fluoroscopically guided balloon dilation
    Jin Hyoung Kim
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:699-704. 2005
    To evaluate the clinical efficacy and safety of fluoroscopically guided balloon dilation of gastric outlet obstruction caused by benign anastomotic stricture.
  94. ncbi Clinical significance of gastric outlet obstruction on the oncologic and surgical outcomes of radical surgery for carcinoma of the distal stomach
    Seong Heum Park
    Department of Surgery, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul 136 701, Korea
    J Surg Oncol 100:215-21. 2009
    To determine the significance of gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) on the outcomes of radical surgery for distal gastric cancer.
  95. ncbi Metallic stent placement in the palliative treatment of malignant gastric outlet obstructions: primary gastric carcinoma versus pancreatic carcinoma
    Jin Hyoung Kim
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1, Poongnap 2dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:241-7. 2009
    The objective of our study was to compare the clinical effectiveness of metallic stent placement for relief of gastric outlet obstruction caused by gastric carcinoma and pancreatic carcinoma.
  96. ncbi Fluoroscopically guided placement of a covered self-expandable metallic stent for malignant antroduodenal obstructions: preliminary results in 18 patients
    Jun Yong Jeong
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, Korea
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:847-52. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the technical feasibility and the clinical effectiveness of fluoroscopically guided placement of covered self-expandable metallic stents in the treatment of malignant antroduodenal obstructions...
  97. ncbi Technical modifications and strategies for stenting gastric outlet strictures using esophageal endoprostheses
    I Maetani
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Toho University Obashi Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Endoscopy 34:402-6. 2002
    ..In Japan, this procedure is particularly complicated by a lack of enteral stents. We report some technical stratagems for stent placement for gastric outlet strictures...
  98. ncbi Successful treatment with a combination of endoscopic injection and irrigation with coca cola for gastric bezoar-induced gastric outlet obstruction
    Chen Sheng Lin
    Department of Internal Medicine, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Chin Med Assoc 71:49-52. 2008
    We report a case of gastric bezoar-induced gastric outlet obstruction that was successfully treated with a combination of endoscopic injection and irrigation with Coca Cola...
  99. ncbi Through-the-scope stent for malignant gastric outlet obstruction
    D W H Lee
    Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 9:48-50. 2003
    This report is of the technique and results for through-the-scope stent in palliating malignant gastric outlet obstruction for 17 patients. All procedures were done using conscious sedation and fluoroscopy...
  100. ncbi Endoscopic balloon dilatation of benign gastric outlet obstruction
    Rakesh Kochhar
    Clinical Section, Department of Gastroenterology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:418-22. 2004
    Endoscopic balloon dilatation (EBD) has been used for the treatment of gastric outlet obstruction (GOO). There are several reports on the utility and success of this non-surgical treatment option in peptic GOO, with variable results...
  101. ncbi Gastric emptying in patients with palliative stenting for malignant gastric outlet obstruction
    Iruru Maetani
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Toho University Ohashi Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 55:298-302. 2008
    Palliative stenting for gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) offers a more rapid resumption of oral intake than surgical gastrojejunostomy. Clinically, delayed gastric emptying is observed less frequently in patients with enteral stenting...

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  1. Randomized Trial of Rosiglitazone for Ulcerative Colitis
    James Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If our hypothesis is correct, this study will serve to establish that ligands for PPARg possess biological activity necessary to modulate the inflammatory response in the intact human colon. ..
  2. Association of PPAR gamma ligands & colonic neoplasia
    James Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Our results will allow us to translate the existing in vitro and in vivo observations to the intact human colon and could lead to further chemoprevention strategies. ..
  3. SUBCORTICAL MODULATION OF THE DORSAL VAGAL COMPLEX
    Xueguo Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  4. HYPERPOLARIZED HELIUM-3 MRI OF THE LUNG IN ASTHMATICS
    Eduard de Lange; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results of the studies proposed in this research will serve as a foundation for developing future clinical and basic research applications. ..
  5. Increasing Screening Colonoscopy Among Minority Women
    Moshe Shike; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Demonstration of the feasibility of this model can form the basis for a nationwide project using mammography centers to enhance CRCS. ..