pylorospasm


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pylorospasm

 [pi-lor´o-spazm]
spasm of the pylorus or of the pyloric portion of the stomach.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

py·lo·ro·spasm

(pī-lō'rō-spazm),
Spasmodic contraction of the pylorus.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

pylorospasm

(1) Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis, see there.
(2) Irritable bowel syndrome.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

pylorospasm

2. Irritable bowel syndrome.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

py·lo·ro·spasm

(pī-lōr'ŏ-spazm)
Spasmodic contraction of the pylorus.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

pylorospasm

Spasm of the PYLORUS.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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Building on the concept of relieving pylorospasm, endoscopic pyloromyotomy (G-POEM) evolved and is becoming a potential viable alternative for the treatment of gastroparesis.
A contrast upper GI and small bowel follow-through study at 3 weeks of age showed delayed gastric emptying and pylorospasm. The baby did not thrive despite feeding with high calorie formula/breast milk.
The finding of pylorospasm in our case was new and supports previous reports of fore gut dysmotility in NS.
Ultrasonography of pylorospasm: Findings may simulate hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.
As with ultrasound imaging, pylorospasm can be a pitfall; findings must remain constant to diagnose HPS.
The value of the double-track sign as a differentiating factor between pylorospasm and hypertrophic pyloric stenosis in infants.