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Gastrectomy - series—Incision

Gastrectomy incision

Overview

An incision is made in the skin over the pyloric region of the stomach.

Review Date 10/16/2020

Updated by: Todd Gersten, MD, Hematology/Oncology, Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute, Wellington, FL. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team. Editorial update: 05/24/2021.

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