Primary bile reflux gastritis: diagnosis and surgical treatment.

  title={Primary bile reflux gastritis: diagnosis and surgical treatment.},
  author={James A. Madura},
  journal={American journal of surgery},
  volume={186 3},
Bile reflux gastritis has been recognized since the first successful gastric operations and has persisted for more than a century. Diagnosis has been difficult and non-operative therapy largely ineffective. Early attempts at surgical correction resulted in stomal ulceration and it was not until the advent of flexible endoscopy and other techniques that diagnosis became more secure. Operative attempts at correction have included the Roux-en-Y procedure, the Braun enteroenterostomy, and Henley… CONTINUE READING