gastric artery


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gastric artery

The left or the right gastric artery, , or a short gastric artery.
See also: artery
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People with a previous bypass or embolization are not eligible for gastric artery embolization, and patients with recurrent depression may not benefit from the approach.
Compared with those who had embolisation of a different artery, patients who had their left gastric artery blocked dropped from an average weight of 189.
Left gastric artery embolisation is considered a one-day procedure - a far simpler undertaking than most bariatric surgery.
Postembolization selective catheterization of the left gastric artery revealed no communication with the pseudoaneurysm (Figure 4).
Animal studies at Johns Hopkins University and Duke University, using the left gastric artery embolization technique, showed significant ghrelin suppression and weight loss.
The researchers found that patients who underwent left gastric artery embolization lost an average of 7.