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Gastric Pacemaker

Gastric Pacemaker

USC Surgery / Treatments / Gastric Pacemaker

This is a surgically implanted device that delivers mild electric stimulation to the stomach to improve contractions. It is usually offered to patients who have gastroparesis, a condition that inhibits the stomach from digesting food well and passing it into the lower intestines.

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Keck Medicine of USC
Keck Medicine of USC
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