Gastrectomy

What is Gastrectomy?

A gastrectomy is a partial or full surgical removal of the stomach.Gastrectomies are performed to treat cancer and perforations of the stomach wall.

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My Father has been diagnosed with CA stomach.He has undergone 4 cycles of chemotherapy and after CT scan it shows significant improvement.The...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Radiotherapy can be used

Detailed Answer:
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Since your father has cancer of stomach and after 4 cycles of chemotherapy the tumour...

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My name is XXXXXXX. I would to know Why after having gastric bypass some patients suffer from hypoglycemia? What is the relationship...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
This is reactive hypoglycemia

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Hello dear,welcome to HealthcareMagic forum.

Hypoglycemia following gastric bypass is...

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I have gastroparesis and have had 2 gastric stimulators/ pace makers that failed.so I had to go on a feeding tube. after I gained enough weigt the...

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Brief Answer:
No need of j-tube

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Dear madam i can understand your concern.
I am very sorry for your condition
j-tube is not the...

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