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Pyloric stenosis

MedGen UID:
18780
Concept ID:
C0034194
Finding; Pathologic Function
Synonym: Pyloric stenosis (disease)
SNOMED CT: PS - Pyloric stenosis (367403001); Pyloric stenosis (367403001)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0001561

Definition

Narrowing of the pyloric lumen caused either by hypertrophy of the surrounding muscles or tissue scarring due to a chronic peptic ulcer. [from NCI]

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Professional guidelines

PubMed

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Eur J Pediatr Surg 2018 Oct;28(5):393-399. Epub 2017 Jul 12 doi: 10.1055/s-0037-1604116. PMID: 28701002
Jobson M, Hall NJ
Semin Pediatr Surg 2016 Aug;25(4):219-24. Epub 2016 May 10 doi: 10.1053/j.sempedsurg.2016.05.004. PMID: 27521712

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Nonnemacher C, Glenn J, Moore H
Am Surg 2023 Sep;89(9):3893-3895. Epub 2023 May 8 doi: 10.1177/00031348231174008. PMID: 37157788
Obaid YY, Toubasi AA, Albustanji FH, Al-Qawasmeh AR
J Pediatr Surg 2023 Mar;58(3):458-466. Epub 2022 Aug 24 doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2022.08.016. PMID: 36137827
Galea R, Said E
Neonatal Netw 2018 Jul;37(4):197-204. Epub 2018 Jul 1 doi: 10.1891/0730-0832.37.4.197. PMID: 30567916
Hendricks CM, Edgerton CA, Lesher AP
Am Surg 2018 Sep 1;84(9):e354-e356. PMID: 30269705
Al-Ansari A, Altokhais TI
Pediatr Int 2016 Jul;58(7):619-21. Epub 2016 Jul 7 doi: 10.1111/ped.12958. PMID: 27389044

Diagnosis

Rich BS, Dolgin SE
Pediatr Rev 2021 Oct;42(10):539-545. doi: 10.1542/pir.2020-003277. PMID: 34599053
Galea R, Said E
Neonatal Netw 2018 Jul;37(4):197-204. Epub 2018 Jul 1 doi: 10.1891/0730-0832.37.4.197. PMID: 30567916
Jobson M, Hall NJ
Semin Pediatr Surg 2016 Aug;25(4):219-24. Epub 2016 May 10 doi: 10.1053/j.sempedsurg.2016.05.004. PMID: 27521712
St Peter SD, Snyder CL
Semin Pediatr Surg 2016 Aug;25(4):197. Epub 2016 May 24 doi: 10.1053/j.sempedsurg.2016.05.008. PMID: 27521707
Bissonnette B, Sullivan PJ
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Therapy

Obaid YY, Toubasi AA, Albustanji FH, Al-Qawasmeh AR
J Pediatr Surg 2023 Mar;58(3):458-466. Epub 2022 Aug 24 doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2022.08.016. PMID: 36137827
Zaghal A, El-Majzoub N, Jaafar R, Aoun B, Jradi N
Pediatr Ann 2021 Mar;50(3):e136-e141. Epub 2021 Mar 1 doi: 10.3928/19382359-20210215-01. PMID: 34038653
Lauriti G, Cascini V, Chiesa PL, Pierro A, Zani A
Eur J Pediatr Surg 2018 Oct;28(5):393-399. Epub 2017 Jul 12 doi: 10.1055/s-0037-1604116. PMID: 28701002
Jobson M, Hall NJ
Semin Pediatr Surg 2016 Aug;25(4):219-24. Epub 2016 May 10 doi: 10.1053/j.sempedsurg.2016.05.004. PMID: 27521712
Prisant LM, Spaulding VC
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 2006 Apr;8(4):296-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1524-6175.2006.05179.x. PMID: 16596036Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Mazurak M, Patkowski D
J Pediatr Surg 2021 Oct;56(10):1904-1907. Epub 2021 May 26 doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2021.05.009. PMID: 34172284
van den Bunder FAIM, van Wijk L, van Woensel JBM, Stevens MF, van Heurn LWE, Derikx JPM
Paediatr Anaesth 2020 Jul;30(7):749-758. Epub 2020 Jun 18 doi: 10.1111/pan.13879. PMID: 32298502Free PMC Article
Hendricks CM, Edgerton CA, Lesher AP
Am Surg 2018 Sep 1;84(9):e354-e356. PMID: 30269705
Al-Ansari A, Altokhais TI
Pediatr Int 2016 Jul;58(7):619-21. Epub 2016 Jul 7 doi: 10.1111/ped.12958. PMID: 27389044
Dinkevich E, Ozuah PO
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Clinical prediction guides

Kinoshita M, Stempel KS, Borges do Nascimento IJ, Bruschettini M
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2023 Mar 3;3(3):CD014876. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD014876.pub2. PMID: 36870076Free PMC Article
Takayama H, Toyonaga T, Yoshizaki T, Abe H, Nakai T, Ueda C, Urakami S, Kaku H, Shimamoto Y, Matsumoto K, Tsuda K, Sakaguchi H, Matsuoka K, Baba S, Takihara H, Ikezawa N, Tanaka S, Takao M, Takao T, Morita Y, Kodama Y
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Downey EC Jr
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Recent systematic reviews

Wu P, Chu L, Yang Y, Yu Z, Tian Y
Int J Colorectal Dis 2023 May 8;38(1):118. doi: 10.1007/s00384-023-04402-z. PMID: 37154949
Obaid YY, Toubasi AA, Albustanji FH, Al-Qawasmeh AR
J Pediatr Surg 2023 Mar;58(3):458-466. Epub 2022 Aug 24 doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2022.08.016. PMID: 36137827
Lunger F, Staerkle RF, Muff JL, Fink L, Holland-Cunz SG, Vuille-Dit-Bille RN
J Surg Res 2022 Jun;274:1-8. Epub 2022 Feb 2 doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2021.12.042. PMID: 35104694
van den Bunder FAIM, van Wijk L, van Woensel JBM, Stevens MF, van Heurn LWE, Derikx JPM
Paediatr Anaesth 2020 Jul;30(7):749-758. Epub 2020 Jun 18 doi: 10.1111/pan.13879. PMID: 32298502Free PMC Article
Lauriti G, Cascini V, Chiesa PL, Pierro A, Zani A
Eur J Pediatr Surg 2018 Oct;28(5):393-399. Epub 2017 Jul 12 doi: 10.1055/s-0037-1604116. PMID: 28701002

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