• Medicine
  • Published in Hepato-gastroenterology 2007

Gastric outlet obstruction.

  title={Gastric outlet obstruction.},
  author={AbdulRahman Alsheikh Mohammed and Ali Benmousa and Ibtisam Almeghaiseeb and M Alkarawi},
  volume={54 80},
BACKGROUND/AIMS To study causes of gastric outlet obstruction (GOO) in Saudi patients in a tertiary hospital. During one year (between March 2005 and April 2006), twelve patients were referred to the gastroenterology department as possible GOO. METHODOLOGY All patients had gastroscopy, barium meal and CT scan of abdomen. All patients presented with history of repeated vomiting usually after food. Two of these patients were known to have chronic duodenal ulceration. Gastroscopy in all patients… CONTINUE READING