Flashcards in Surgical Tut - Gastric Cancer Deck (20):
what happens with gastric dumping?
hypoglycaemic because of insulin burst
hypovolaemia because of
types of gastric cancers
adenocarcinoma (rolled lesion) (H.pylori)
-intestinal subtype linitus plastica (E-cadherin-genetics)
lap band is?
donut that goes around the 4cm below gastroduodenal junction and you can cause a stricture to feel fuller sooner.
put a bougie down the stomach, staple of the greater curvature and removal
2 types of esophageal cancer?
risk factors for SCC?
where does SCC happen?
upper third of esophagus
Rx for SCC esophagus?
adenocarcinoma esophagus risk factors? where?
lower third esophagus
motility disorder, sphincter doesn't relax
how to treat achalasia
bolox, Ca2+ blockers
gastrointestinal stromal tumours
where are GISTs?
GISTs respond to?
GIST is what issue?
tyrosine kinase receptor, constituant activation
GIST treated with?
GIST spread to? where not spread to?
not lymph nodes
GIST is bad where in GIT?