Stump cancer | definition of stump cancer by Medical dictionary
carcinoma of the stomach developing after gastroenterostomy or gastric resection for benign disease.
stump can·cer (stŭmp kan'sĕr)
Carcinoma of the stomach developing after gastroenterostomy or gastric resection for benign disease.
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sup] The selected criteria were the patients harboring advanced gastric adenocarcinoma without distant metastases, and excluded criteria were patients with infiltration of adjacent structures (T4b), distant metastases, and gastric stump cancer
On the other hand, Billroth II and isolated jejunum interposition reconstruction methods are welcomed in the cases occur anastomotic tension while these procedures bring many post-operative complications such as bile reflux, anastomotic ulcer, gastric stump cancer
and so on .
Studies show 80% incidence of gastric stump cancer
in patients with Billroth 2 gastrectomy.