Afferent Loop Syndrome

Known as: Loop Syndromes, Afferent, GASTROJEJUNAL LOOP OBSTRUCTION SYNDROME, Loop Syndrome, Afferent 
A complication of gastrojejunostomy (BILLROTH II PROCEDURE), a reconstructive GASTROENTEROSTOMY. It is caused by acute (complete) or chronic… (More)

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1954-2017
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2008
2008
In April 2006, a 70-year-old man who had undergone a subtotal gastrectomy with Billroth II reconstruction for a benign peptic… (More)
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2003
2003
Following gastrectomy, stasis in the afferent jejunal loop accompanied by an overgrowth of bacteria leads to a number of clinical… (More)
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2002
2002
The purpose of this study was to investigate the clinical effectiveness of percutaneous tube enterostomy in afferent loop… (More)
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2000
2000
We present a rare late-onset (after 24 years) complication of gastric surgery with a combination of afferent loop syndrome… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Postgastrectomy syndromes include reflux gastritis and oesophagitis, dumping syndrome, intractable diarrhoea and… (More)
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1997
1997
We illustrate a rare late onset (10 yr) complication of gastric surgery with a combination of afferent loop syndrome and a large… (More)
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1991
1991
We studied the sonographic findings in seven patients in whom afferent loop obstruction was first detected by sonography. All… (More)
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1984
1984
A study of 118 patients, operated on with Billroth II gastrectomy for peptic disease and affected by postgastrectomy syndromes… (More)
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1980
1980
A case of afferent loop syndrome demonstrated by computed tomography (CT) is described. To our knowledge, no CT findings of this… (More)
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1976
1976
The afferent loop syndromes result from obstruction to the afferent jejunal loop. Acute ALS results from complete obstruction… (More)
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