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Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis Summary

Description: Narrowing of the pyloric canal due to HYPERTROPHY of the surrounding circular muscle. It is usually seen in infants or young children.

Also Known As: Pyloric Stenosis, Hypertrophic; Stenosis, Hypertrophic Pyloric

Networked: 213 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 28 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Atropine (Hyoscyamine) : 1 outcome 1 study in 15 results : FDA 46 Generic
  2. Opioid Analgesics (Opioids) : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  3. Gastrins : 5 studies in 13 results : IBA
  4. Barium : 3 studies in 9 results : IBA
  5. Macrolides : 2 studies in 6 results : IBA
  6. Pentagastrin (Peptavlon) : 2 studies in 4 results : FDA 1
  7. Nitric Oxide Synthase Type I (Neuronal Nitric Oxide Synthase) : 1 study in 7 results : IBA
  8. Nitric Oxide Synthase (NO Synthase) : 1 study in 6 results : IBA
  9. Electrolytes : 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  10. tebufenozide (Mimic) : 1 study in 5 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis

  1. Hypertrophy
  2. Vomiting
  3. Pain (Aches)
  4. Intestinal Obstruction (Obstruction, Intestinal)
  5. Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
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Key Therapies for Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis

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  1. Fluid Therapy (Oral Rehydration Therapy) : 1 outcome in 2 results
  2. Analgesia : 1 outcome in 1 result
  3. Gastrostomy : 1 study in 3 results
  4. Antibiotic Prophylaxis : 1 study in 1 result
  5. Esophagectomy : 1 study in 1 result
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