pylorospasm


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pylorospasm

 [pi-lor´o-spazm]
spasm of the pylorus or of the pyloric portion of the stomach.

py·lo·ro·spasm

(pī-lō'rō-spazm),
Spasmodic contraction of the pylorus.

pylorospasm

[pīlôr′əspaz′əm]
Etymology: Gk, pyle, ouros + spasmos
a spasm of the pyloric sphincter of the stomach, as occurs in pyloric stenosis.

pylorospasm

(1) Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis, see there.
(2) Irritable bowel syndrome.

pylorospasm

2. Irritable bowel syndrome.

py·lo·ro·spasm

(pī-lōr'ŏ-spazm)
Spasmodic contraction of the pylorus.

pylorospasm

Spasm of the PYLORUS.

pylorospasm

spasm of the pylorus or of the pyloric portion of the stomach.
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Sonographically, pylorospasm may resemble PS in that there is some pyloric muscle wall thickening and/or slight elongation of the pyloric channel, but the thickness usually does not exceed 3 mm, and the length of the pylorus usually does not exceed 1.
Hyoscyamine Sulfate is indicated for therapy in the treatment of various lower intestinal disorders such as peptic ulcer, irritable bowel syndrome, diverticulitis, spastic colitis, spastic bladder, cystitis, pylorospasm and associated abdominal cramps.
21,22) In advanced diabetic gastropathy, pylorospasm and antral hypomotility have been seen.