Alkaline gastritis following antrectomy—An elusive syndrome

  title={Alkaline gastritis following antrectomy—An elusive syndrome},
  author={Frank P. Brooks},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
Patients with symptoms of epigastric pain, bilious vomiting, and endoscopic evidence of erosive gastritis after antrectomy or partial gastric resection are considered as candidates for the syndrome of alkaline gastritis. When marginal or anastomatic ulcer, gastric stasis, and the afferent loop syndrome have been excluded by endoscopy, scintigraphy, and… CONTINUE READING