Pylorus

Known as: Pars pylorica gastricae, STOMACH, PYLORUS, Pylore 
The region of the STOMACH at the junction with the DUODENUM. It is marked by the thickening of circular muscle layers forming the pyloric sphincter… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND It is not known whether pylorus-preserving duodenopancreatectomy is as effective as the classical Whipple procedure in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE A prospective randomized multicenter study was performed to assess whether the results of pylorus-preserving… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Cornelia de Lange syndrome (CdLS; OMIM 122470) is a dominantly inherited multisystem developmental disorder characterized by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Pancreaticoduodenectomy, with either gastrectomy (Whipple procedure) or pylorus-preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND & AIMS Although epidemiological studies have indicated that Helicobacter pylori infection plays a crucial role in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND It has been suggested that pylorus-preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy (PPPD) is associated with a high incidence of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
GLIAL-CELL-LINE-DERIVED neurotrophic factor (GDNF)1 is a potent survival factor for dopaminergic neurons and motor neurons in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
A case of chronic pancreatitis localized in the head of the pancreas with pancreas divisum was treated by laparoscopic pylorus… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
This study compares postoperative gastric emptying after pancreaticoduodenectomy with antrectomy (Whipple operation) or with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Further clinical observation and laboratory evaluation will be necessary before we can recommend this modification of the usual… (More)
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