RUDOLF SCHINDLER, M.D.; ROBERT I. BAXMEIER, M.D.
This study represents 317 gastroscopic observations on 91 patients, each of whom presented a definite, benign gastric ulcer. Many of these patients were examined repeatedly, as many as 27 gastroscopies being done on one case. No case of ulcer in the postoperative stomach has been included, since we did not wish to analyze mucosal changes, which might be influenced by the trauma incidental to surgery.
We used the Wolf-Schindler flexible gastroscope, in most cases the model with a 50° angle of vision, which provides greater magnification than the 85° instrument and facilitates the observation of very slight changes in the
SCHINDLER R, BAXMEIER RI. MUCOSAL CHANGES ACCOMPANYING GASTRIC ULCER: A GASTROSCOPIC STUDY1. Ann Intern Med. 1939;13:693–699. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-13-4-693
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1939;13(4):693-699.
Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Peptic Disease, Peptic Ulcer.
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