Vagotomy, Truncal

Known as: Truncal Vagotomies, Truncal vagotomy, Vagotomies, Truncal 
Bilateral dissection of the abdominal branches of the vagus nerve. It is used frequently in the surgical management of duodenal and gastric ulcers… (More)

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1954-2017
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2015
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2015
OBJECTIVE Parkinson's disease (PD) may be caused by an enteric neurotropic pathogen entering the brain through the vagal nerve, a… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT Patients with gastric or esophageal surgery and transection of the vagus nerve may suffer from appetite and weight loss… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The vagus nerve forms a neuro-anatomical link between the gastrointestinal tract and the brain. A number of gastrointestinal… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Ghrelin is a newly discovered orexigenic peptide originating from the stomach. However, its action in regulating the fed and… (More)
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1995
1995
Postprandial bloating and fullness are commonly found both in dysmotility like functional dyspepsia, and after vagotomy but the… (More)
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1982
1982
The value of anterior lesser curve seromyotomy with posterior truncal vagotomy as a simple and safe method of denervating the… (More)
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1981
1981
Vagotomy has been shown to reduce body weight in several species of experimental animals. Due to the relative safety and… (More)
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1977
1977
Pancreatic and biliary secretion and gastric emptying rates of a liquid test meal (LTM) were determined in normal persons, in… (More)
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1976
1976
In 21 normal fasting subjects basal serum-pancreatic-polypeptide (H.P.P.), as measured by a specific radioimmunoassay, was 43… (More)
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1972
1972
Gastric emptying of isotopically labelled solid meals was studied in normal human subjects and in patients at different intervals… (More)
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