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gastric outlet obstruction [1 record]

Record 1 2013-07-18


Subject field(s)
  • The Stomach

Gastric outlet obstruction (often abbreviated as GOO) is a medical condition where there is an obstruction at the level of the pylorus, which is the outlet of the stomach.


  • Estomac

Sténose pyloro-duodénale. Elle complique principalement les ulcères duodénaux et pyloriques (90 % des cas). [...] La sténose entraîne une gêne des passages des aliments (d'où les vomissements).


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