Pyloroplasty, Heineke-Mikulicz

  • Jameson L. Chassin


This operation is generally performed for the surgical treatment of duodenal ulcer in the poor-risk patient, especially one undergoing emergency surgery for massive hemorrhage (see Chap. 18) .


Duodenal Ulcer Suture Line Gastric Motility Pyloric Sphincter Truncal Vagotomy 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. Green R, Spencer A, Kennedy T. Closure of gastrojejunostomy for the relief of post-vagotomy symptoms. Br J Surg 1978;65:161–163.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Martin CJ, Kennedy T. Reconstruction of the pylorus. World J Surg 1982;6:221–225.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jameson L. Chassin
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Clinical SurgeryNew York University School of MedicineNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryNew York Hospital Medical Center of QueensFlushingUSA

Personalised recommendations