Color Doppler determination of gastric content in a patient with gastric carcinoma accompanied by pyloric stenosis

Abstract

Gastric carcinoma arising from the pylorus frequently causes stenotic change, resulting in stagnation of a large quantity of gastric content. From a diagnostic point of view, the gastric content obscures the posterior gastric wall, complicating the diagnosis of pyloric stenosis. We describe a case of gastric carcinoma with pyloric stenosis in which color… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10396-006-0130-y

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