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In medicine what is a vagotomy?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Surgery for ulcers.

In the past, surgery to transect the nerve responsible for stomach digestive juice secretion was used as a method to manage peptic ulcer disease.
More effecive and safe medications have since rendered this approach obsolete.

In brief: Surgery for ulcers.

In the past, surgery to transect the nerve responsible for stomach digestive juice secretion was used as a method to manage peptic ulcer disease.
More effecive and safe medications have since rendered this approach obsolete.
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