"Gastric Dilatation" 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.
Abnormal distention of the STOMACH due to accumulation of gastric contents that may reach 10 to 15 liters. Gastric dilatation may be the result of GASTRIC OUTLET OBSTRUCTION; ILEUS; GASTROPARESIS; or denervation.
- Gastric Dilatation
- Dilatation, Gastric
- Stomach Dilatation
- Dilatation, Stomach
- Stomach Dilation
- Dilation, Stomach
- Gastric Dilation
- Dilation, Gastric
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