What does vagotomy, proximal gastric mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term vagotomy, proximal gastric:


U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Vagotomy, Proximal Gastric

    Vagal denervation of that part of the STOMACH lined with acid-secreting mucosa (GASTRIC MUCOSA) containing the GASTRIC PARIETAL CELLS. Since the procedure leaves the vagal branches to the antrum and PYLORUS intact, it circumvents gastric drainage required with truncal vagotomy techniques.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vagotomy, proximal gastric in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vagotomy, proximal gastric in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6



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