Gastric emptying after resection of esophageal cancer.


Gastric emptying of isotope labelled solid meal was studied in 17 patients after resection of esophageal carcinoma and 7 normal subjects. The radioisotope method provides a quantitative and noninvasive technique for measuring gastric emptying. This study indicated that gastric emptying of patients who had tumor resected recently (with an average of 24 days… (More)


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@article{Wang1988GastricEA, title={Gastric emptying after resection of esophageal cancer.}, author={Q. Z. Wang and Q. M. Wang and W. H. Ma and G. L. Liu and Chunsheng Zhang and Youhe Gao and C Chen and J. S. Li}, journal={Zhonghua zhong liu za zhi [Chinese journal of oncology]}, year={1988}, volume={10 4}, pages={301-3} }