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Vagotomy pp 118-121 | Cite as

Stress Ulcer and Unilateral Truncal Vagotomy

  • Kikuo Mohri

Abstract

In recent clinical and experimental studies, vagotomy has given favorable results for peptic ulcers by reducing acid production through elimination of vagal stimuli [1]. Experimental gastric ulceration and bleeding caused by immobilization stress or a stereotactic hypothalamic lesion, however, can be prevented by vagotomy or sympathectomy [2].

Keywords

Gastric Ulcer Gastric Wall Vagal Stimulation Stress Ulcer Truncal Vagotomy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kikuo Mohri
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryKansai Medical SchoolOsakaJapan
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryKyoto University, Medical SchoolKyotoJapan

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