Stomach
Non-neoplastic anomalies
Acquired pyloric stenosis

Author: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D.(see Authors page)

Revised: 7 April 2016, last major update July 2012

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See also: Congenital pyloric stenosis
Cite this page: Acquired pyloric stenosis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stomachpyloricstenosis_acquired.html. Accessed December 15th, 2017.
Definition / general
  • 80% men, hypertrophy of pyloric circular muscle fibers that ends at duodenum
  • Associated with antral gastritis or pyloric ulcer
Differential diagnosis