gastric fundus

gastric fundus

that part of the stomach to the left and above the level of the entrance of the esophagus.
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Workup included a computed tomography (CT) exam of the abdomen and pelvis without intravenous contrast, which revealed erosion of the mesh through the gastric fundus (Figure 1).
Approximately seven to nine suture anchors are placed in the gastric fundus to decrease fundus volume and limit its accommodation in response to a meal, whereas an additional three to four suture anchors are placed in the distal body of the stomach near the proximal antral inlet to induce antral dysmotility and prolong satiety.
A 3-cm mass containing cystic areas behind the gastric fundus was revealed on abdominal computed tomography.
Primary gastric fundus tuberculosis in immunocompetent patient: A case report and literature review.
Wnt/[beta]-catenin promotes gastric fundus specification in mice and humans," Nature, 2017; DOI: 10.
A 63-year-old woman known for metastatic breast cancer treated with chemotherapy had, during follow-up, a contrast-enhanced CT of the abdomen and pelvis (Somatom 16, Siemens AG, Germany) showed a 21 mm enhancing, partially calcified parietal lesion of the gastric fundus (Figure 1).
A gastrofibroscopy test revealed a well-circumscribed elevated lesion located in the gastric fundus.
Gastric bypass and sleeve surgery circumvents the part of the stomach called the gastric fundus, which produces ghrelin.
Longitudinal smooth muscle strips, 2 cm in length and 2-3 mm in width, were prepared from the gastric fundus.
At endoscopic removal, two were found to be in the lower oesophagus and adherent to five in the gastric fundus.