"Pyloric Stenosis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Narrowing of the pyloric canal with varied etiology. A common form is due to muscle hypertrophy (PYLORIC STENOSIS, HYPERTROPHIC) seen in infants.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Pyloric Stenosis" by people in Profiles.
Swanson EW, Swanson SJ, Swanson RS. Endoscopic pyloric balloon dilatation obviates the need for pyloroplasty at esophagectomy. Surg Endosc. 2012 Jul; 26(7):2023-8.
Schwartz D, Connelly NR, Manikantan P, Nichols JH. Hyperkalemia and pyloric stenosis. Anesth Analg. 2003 Aug; 97(2):355-357.
Spevak MR, Ahmadjian JM, Kleinman PK, Henriquez G, Hirsh MP, Cohen IT. Sonography of hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: frequency and cause of nonuniform echogenicity of the thickened pyloric muscle. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1992 Jan; 158(1):129-32.