"Pylorus" 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.
The region of the STOMACH at the junction with the DUODENUM. It is marked by the thickening of circular muscle layers forming the pyloric sphincter to control the opening and closure of the lumen.
- Pyloric Sphincter
- Pyloric Sphincters
- Sphincter, Pyloric
- Sphincters, Pyloric
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Pylorus" by people in Profiles.
Techniques and devices for the endoscopic treatment of gastroparesis (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Sep; 92(3):483-491.
Double Pylorus: A Rare Complication of Peptic Ulcer Disease. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019 01; 17(1):e1.
Is Chemical Pyloroplasty Necessary for Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy? Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 May; 24(5):1414-1418.
Spontaneous transpyloric migration of a ballooned nasojejunal tube: a randomized controlled trial. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2000 Jul-Aug; 24(4):240-3.