gastrojejunal

gastrojejunal

adjective Referring to the stomach and jejunum.

gastrojejunal

pertaining to the stomach and jejunum.

gastrojejunal constipation
constipation occurring reflexly as a result of disease somewhere in the alimentary tract.
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37] A prospective multicenter trial showed that POSE was also effective in reducing a dilated gastrojejunal (GJ) anastomosis and shortening the gastric pouch in patients.
Endoscopic Treatment options in patients with gastrojejunal anastomosis stricture following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.
07 (7-87) Sex, M/F, n (%) 33/20 (62/38) Site of obstruction, n (%) Gastroduodenal 18 (34) Duodenal 27 (51) Gastrojejunal anastomosis 6 (11) Duodenojejunal 1 (2) Afferent loop 1 (2) Cause of obstruction, n (%) Gastric cancer 20 (38) Pancreatic cancer 19 (36) Cholangiocarcinoma 4 (7) Duodenal cancer 3 (6) Periampullary tumor 1 (2) Metastasis 5 (9) External compression (neuroblastoma) 1 (2) SD, standard deviation; F, female; M, male.
Finally, most of the omentum and distal stomach were resected extra-abdominally, and Billroth II gastrojejunal anastomosis and reconstruction were performed.
This is believed to be a result of gastrojejunal bypass, causing an increased and speedier release of incretins GIP and GLP-1 (Laferrere et al.
A gastroscopy did not show any ulcer or stenosis at the gastrojejunal anastomosis.
The most common complications of RYGB are wound infection (6% to 13% of cases) and gastrojejunal anastomotic stricture (3% to 8%).
Diagnosis codes from the International Classification of Diseases, 9th revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-9-CM), were used to define PUD in the following terms: peptic ulcer (533), gastric ulcer (531), gastrojejunal ulcer (534), and duodenal ulcer (532) (23).