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Pyloric stenosis

Pyloric stenosis: Introduction

Pyloric stenosis: Narrowed opening between stomach and intestines. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Pyloric stenosis is available below.

Symptoms of Pyloric stenosis

Treatments for Pyloric stenosis

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Pyloric stenosis?

Pyloric stenosis: Related Patient Stories

Types of Pyloric stenosis

  • Congenital pyloric stenosis - in newborns; mostly in baby boys
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Causes of Pyloric stenosis

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Disease Topics Related To Pyloric stenosis

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Pyloric stenosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Pyloric stenosis

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only ...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease,...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better...read more »

Pyloric stenosis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Pyloric stenosis

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Pyloric stenosis: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Pyloric stenosis

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Pyloric stenosis: Animations

Prognosis for Pyloric stenosis

Prognosis for Pyloric stenosis: Good for infants following surgery; for adults depends on underlying cause.

Research about Pyloric stenosis

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Clinical Trials for Pyloric stenosis

The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Pyloric stenosis include:

Pyloric stenosis: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Pyloric stenosis:

Narrowing of the pyloric sphincter that blocks the passage of food from the stomach into the duodenum - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

 

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