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Synonyms for afferent

transmitting impulses from sense organs to nerve centers


Synonyms for afferent

a nerve that passes impulses from receptors toward or to the central nervous system

of nerves and nerve impulses

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Sacco, "Enterolith causing acute afferent loop syndrome after Billroth II gastrectomy: a case report," Il Giornale Di Chirurgia, vol.
Choi et al., "Endoscopic removal of an enterolith causing afferent loop syndrome using electrohydraulic lithotripsy," Digestive endoscopy, vol.
The afferent loop syndrome is due to chronic partial obstruction causing distension of the proximal duodenum and jejunum, with discomfort and nausea.
On the basis of the computed tomography (CT) images that show a proximally obstructed loop, which has communication with the extrahepatic bile ducts and no passage problem with respect to the contrast agent from the stomach to the rectum, the clinical conditions, and patient history, we suspected afferent loop syndrome (ALS).
Roncoroni, "Enterolith ileus complicating afferent loop syndrome simulating acute pancreatitis," International Surgery, vol.