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Disease or Condition
Gastointestinal / Gastroparesis
Gastric electrical stimulation: a new treatment for gastroparesis (Gastointestinal / Gastroparesis)
Enterra therapy or gastric electrical stimulation (GES) is FDA approved for use in patients with chronic nausea and vomiting due to gastroparesis or delayed emptying of the stomach that has not responded to other treatment.
Documented gastroparesis based on nuclear medicine emptying study or SmartPill emptying study in diabetic and idiopathic gastroparesis.
Refractory or intolerance to prokinetic or antiemetic therapy.