Tan Q.-H.,The 174th Hospital of the Chinese PLA |
Dai Y.-C.,The 174th Hospital of the Chinese PLA
World Chinese Journal of Digestology | Year: 2014
Pyloric stenosis is a common type of upper gastrointestinal obstruction, which is a result of progression of many diseases. This paper will review the common causes of pyloric stenosis and its non-surgical treatments, mainly endoscopic treatment, in recent years. With the development of endoscopic technology, endoscopic treatment will gradually replace surgical treatment for treatment of pyloric obstruction. © 2014 Baishideng Publishing Group Inc. All rights reserved.