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gastric

of, relating to, near, or involving the stomach
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A 79-year-old female presented with symptoms of gastric outlet obstruction and was diagnosed with Bouveret syndrome.
Bouveret syndrome, in contrast to gallstone ileus, is characterized by the cephalad or proximal migration of a gallstone into the duodenum resulting in a persistent gastric outlet obstruction as originally described by the French surgeon Leon Bouveret in 1896.
Upper GI endoscopy was done at 6 weeks to determine the condition of the ulcer site and whether gastric outlet obstruction was present.
Hence, the study group had a statistically significantly lower leakage rate and performed significantly better as far as gastric outlet obstruction was concerned, compared with the control group.
During follow-up, 12% of the CG patients revealed gastric outlet obstruction at 6 weeks on upper gastroesophageal endoscopy, while none of the SG patients had these complaints.
GAS5 PANCREATIC CARCINOMA VERSUS CHOLANGIOCARCINOMA AS GASTRIC OUTLET OBSTRUCTION.
At this point, surgical exploration was deemed necessary for further evaluation and to relieve the gastric outlet obstruction.
2) It occurs when a gallstone passes through a cholecystoduodenal fistula and lodges in the pylorus or proximal duodenum causing a gastric outlet obstruction.