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an ulcer of the jejunum, after gastroenterostomy.
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marginal ulcerA term of art for ulcers that develop at the margins of a gastrojejunostomy, primarily on the jejunal side. Most marginal ulcers respond to medical therapy, but complicated or complex lesions require further intervention.
• Omental (Graham) patch repair;
• Revision of gastrojejunostomy;
• Irrigation and drainage;
• Any prior procedure with truncal vagotomy;
• Oesophagojejunostomy; and
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a·nas·to·mot·ic ulcer(ă-nas'tŏ-mot'ik ŭl'sĕr)
An ulcer of the jejunum, after gastroenterostomy.
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