This report describes clinical and radiographic findings and removal of oesophageal foreign body by gastrotomy
in two dogs.
Endoloop application as an alternative method for gastrotomy
closure in experimental transgastric surgery.
11) On the other hand Bakaleinik has suggested that all sharp and pointed objects be removed by gastrotomy
rather than to attempt endoscopic means as in our case.
or enterotomy is necessary to remove larger ones, followed by exploratory enteroscopy for any that might remain behind.
was performed in dogs (23) using two methods: needle knife (4) and PEG (19).
Trichobezoars always require surgical removal through gastrotomy
as conservative measures are not of much use.
The stone was palpable and visible through the pylorus, and an anterior gastrotomy
was performed in the antrum.
However, the publication of McDowell's second report made even the unbelieving British repent and, in 1826, the same author wrote: 'A back settlement of America--Kentucky--has beaten the mother country, nay Europe itself, with all the boasted surgeons thereof, in the fearful operation of gastrotomy
with extraction of the diseased ovaria .
Gastric bezoars may be retrieved endoscopically or via gastrotomy
Placement of a percutaneous endoscopic gastrotomy
(PEG) was delayed because of time constraints in the OR.
The trichobezoar was removed en mass easily via a generous gastrotomy
, as it was occupying the entire stomach (Figs.
Because it was impossible to remove the foreign object by gastroscopy, a gastrotomy
was performed, followed by intravenous treatment with a chelating agent; the result of this treatment was a complete clinical recovery.