Symptom evaluation of long-term postoperative outcomes after pylorus-preserving gastrectomy for early gastric cancer

@article{Nunobe2007SymptomEO,
  title={Symptom evaluation of long-term postoperative outcomes after pylorus-preserving gastrectomy for early gastric cancer},
  author={Souya Nunobe and Mitsuru Sasako and Makoto Saka and Takeo Fukagawa and Hitosho Katai and Takeshi Sano},
  journal={Gastric Cancer},
  year={2007},
  volume={10},
  pages={167-172}
}
Since the early 1990s, pylorus-preserving gastrectomy (PPG) has been used in the treatment of patients with early gastric cancer in order to reduce postprandial symptoms. To date, there have been few reports of long-term symptom evaluation following this procedure. The aim of this study was to evaluate long-term postoperative outcomes after PPG. Three hundred and ninety-seven patients with early gastric cancer were enrolled in this study: 194 patients who underwent PPG and 203 who underwent… CONTINUE READING

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