gastric pacing


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gastric pacing

surgical implantation of pacing wires attached to stomach, an emerging therapy for gastroparesis.

gastric pacing

Artificial stimulation of gastrointestinal contractions with an implanted pulse generator. It is used to treat gastric motility disorders and morbid obesity.
Synonym: gastric electrical pacing
See also: pacing
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