jejunogastric intussusception


jejunogastric intussusception
a complication sometimes seen after gastrojejunostomy, with the anastomosed jejunum prolapsing into the stomach.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Intussusception — Telescoping (prolapse) of a portion of the intestine within another immediately adjacent portion of intestine. This decreases the supply of blood to the affected part of the intestine, and frequently leads to intestinal obstruction. The pressure… …   Medical dictionary

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  • JGI — • jejunogastric intussusception; • juxtaglomerular granulation index …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations


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