"Gastric Dilatation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Abnormal distention of the STOMACH due to accumulation of gastric contents that may reach 10 to 15 liters. Gastric dilatation may be the result of GASTRIC OUTLET OBSTRUCTION; ILEUS; GASTROPARESIS; or denervation.
- Gastric Dilatation
- Dilatation, Gastric
- Stomach Dilatation
- Dilatation, Stomach
- Stomach Dilation
- Dilation, Stomach
- Gastric Dilation
- Dilation, Gastric
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Gastric Dilatation" by people in Profiles.
Ooi G, Burton P, Laurie C, Hebbard G, O'Brien PE, Brown WA. Nonsurgical management of luminal dilatation after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding. Obes Surg. 2014 Apr; 24(4):617-24.
Brown WA, Burton PR, Anderson M, Korin A, Dixon JB, Hebbard G, O'Brien PE. Symmetrical pouch dilatation after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: incidence and management. Obes Surg. 2008 Sep; 18(9):1104-8.
Castell DO, Jacoby WJ. Gastrectasia of unknown etiology. A case report. Am J Gastroenterol. 1967 Oct; 48(4):343-8.