Gastric Stimulation For Gastroparesis

Nicholas Mata, Rose Mueller, Chong Kim

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Gastroparesis is a syndrome defined by specific symptomology, such as nausea, vomiting, and early satiety, combined with delayed gastric emptying without gastric ulceration or mechanical outlet obstruction. Various treatments, from medication to behavioral treatments, exist. For patients with refractory symptoms, gastric stimulation may be an option. This chapter describes the clinical presentation, anatomy, diagnosis, indication, evidence, procedure technique, and complications of gastric stimulation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPeripheral Nerve Stimulation
Subtitle of host publicationA Comprehensive Guide
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)9780323830072
ISBN (Print)9780323830089
StatePublished - Jan 1 2022
Externally publishedYes

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  • gastric stimulation
  • gastroparesis
  • neuromodulation
  • peripheral nerve stimulation


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