cholecystectomy


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cho·le·cys·tec·to·my

 (kō′lĭ-sĭ-stĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. cho·le·cys·tec·to·mies
Surgical removal of the gallbladder.

cholecystectomy

(ˌkɒlɪsɪˈstɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) surgical removal of the gall bladder

cho•le•cys•tec•to•my

(ˌkoʊ lə sɪˈstɛk tə mi, ˌkɒl ə-)

n., pl. -mies.
surgical removal of the gallbladder.
[1880–85]

cholecystectomy

Surgery to remove the gallbladder.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cholecystectomy - surgical removal of the gall bladder (usually for relief of gallstone pain)
ablation, cutting out, extirpation, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
lap choly, laparoscopic cholecystectomy - removal of the gall bladder through small punctures in the abdomen to permit the insertion of a laparoscope and surgical instruments
Translations

cho·le·cys·tec·to·my

n. colecistectomía, extirpación de la vesícula biliar.

cholecystectomy

n (pl -mies) colecistectomía
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Conclusion: Intraperitoneal ropivacaine infiltration helped in reducing the post op pain significantly in open cholecystectomy.
3] In an inexperienced hand, chances of gallstones spillage increases during cholecystectomy in acute cholecystitis.
Comment on:Comparison of Intraabdominal and Trocar Site Local Anaesthetic Infiltration on Postoperative Analgesia After Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy.
Results: The rise in the levels of interleukin-1[beta], interleukin-10, and tumor necrosis factor-alpha was significantly more in the open cholecystectomy group at 4 hours (P<0.
6 Regarding surgical treatment, early laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the operation of choice for mild and moderate acute cholecystitis.
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is the procedure of choice for cholelithiasis as it has replaced open surgical procedures.
Key words: Cholecystectomy, laparoscopic; Bile duck--injury; Cholangiography; Jaundice; Case reports
Material and Methods: The data of 82 patients with polypoid lesions of the gallbladder who had cholecystectomy between 2000 and 2012 were analyzed retrospectively with preoperative ultrasound and histopathology results.
Laboratory request forms and histopathology reports of all those patients who underwent cholecystectomy (open or laparoscopic) were analyzed for clinical findings, histopathology results and demographic data like age, gender etc.
Encountering a "second cystic duct" during cholecystectomy which requires clipping cannot simply be dismissed or disregarded as an incidental anomaly.
Four (90%) of these hernias developed after laparoscopic cholecystectomy and one following laparoscopic appendicectomy.