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Is there a cure for pyloric stenosis?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Pyloric stenosis is usually cured with a laparoscopic procedure to cut and spread apart the muscle tissue of the pylorus. Your child will usually be sent home within two days and may begin eating small meals quickly. Pyloric stenosis usually does not return or lead to any further intestinal problems if the muscles are cut properly.

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