Gastric Stump

"Gastric Stump" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
MeSH information
That portion of the stomach remaining after gastric surgery, usually gastrectomy or gastroenterostomy for cancer of the stomach or peptic ulcer. It is a common site of cancer referred to as stump cancer or carcinoma of the gastric stump.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Gastric Stump" by people in this website by year, and whether "Gastric Stump" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 164 publications over 23 distinct years, with a maximum of 24 publications in 2018
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