What is Partial gastrectomy?

Category: Surgeries


Partial gastrectomy is the surgical removal of part of the stomach. It is performed as a treatment for stomach cancer and may also be indicated for a bleeding gastric ulcer, and noncancerous growths.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Esophageal achalasia 1 0
Gastric schwannoma 1 0
Gastric ulcer 1 0
Gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumor 1 0
Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Partial gastrectomy

Side effect Patients
Dumping syndrome 1


Stopped having Partial gastrectomy

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 4
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Partial gastrectomy.