Roux-Y stasis syndrome after gastrectomy.


The aim of the present study was to determine which factors lead to upper gastrointestinal stasis after Roux-Y reconstruction. Among the 214 patients with Roux-Y reconstructions performed between 1961 and 1983, follow-up data were obtained for 187 (87 percent) after a mean of 6.2 years. Patients with vomiting of food but not bile, postprandial pain, and… (More)


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@article{Gustavsson1988RouxYSS, title={Roux-Y stasis syndrome after gastrectomy.}, author={Susanne Gustavsson and David M. Ilstrup and Pamela R. Morrison and K. A. Kelly}, journal={American journal of surgery}, year={1988}, volume={155 3}, pages={490-4} }