Diagnosis and therapy of primary hypertrophic pyloric stenosis in adults: Case report and review of literature

@article{Hellan2007DiagnosisAT,
  title={Diagnosis and therapy of primary hypertrophic pyloric stenosis in adults: Case report and review of literature},
  author={M. Hellan and T. Lee and T. Lerner},
  journal={Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={10},
  pages={265-269}
}
  • M. Hellan, T. Lee, T. Lerner
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Adult idiopathic hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (AIHPS) is a misleading anatomic and radio-clinical entity of unknown etiology. Only about 200 cases have been reported in the literature. It is a benign disease resulting from hypertrophy of the circular fibers of the pyloric canal. Despite the recent progress in radiography and endoscopy, it is very hard to define hypertrophic stenosis in adults. Differentiation of primary from secondary pyloric stenosis is frequently a task of the pathologist… CONTINUE READING
    14 Citations
    Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis in an adolescent.
    • 12
    Late-onset hypertrophic pyloric stenosis with gastric outlet obstruction: case report and review of the literature
    • 4
    Torus Hyperplasia of the Pyloric Antrum
    • 5
    • PDF
    Congenital Anomalies of the Gastrointestinal Tract Diagnosed in Adulthood—Diagnosis and Management
    • 22

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 26 REFERENCES
    Primary hypertrophic pyloric stenosis in the adult
    • 8
    Adult hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: case report and review.
    • 9
    • PDF
    Adult hypertrophic pyloric stenosis managed by double pyloroplasty.
    • 5
    [Primary hypertrophic pyloric stenosis. A are form and stomach outlet stenosis in the adult].
    • 8
    • Highly Influential
    Radiological and pathological observations in a series of seventeen cases of hypertrophic pyloric stenosis of adults.
    • 12
    Adult hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
    • 16
    • Highly Influential
    Laparoscopic Pyloroplasty in Idiopathic Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis in an Adult
    • 18
    • Highly Influential
    Multinodular adult hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.
    • 5