cystotomy


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cystotomy

(sɪˈstɒtəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
1. (Surgery) surgical incision into the gall bladder or urinary bladder
2. (Surgery) surgical incision into the capsule of the lens of the eye
Translations

cys·tot·o·my

n. cistotomía, incisión en la vejiga.
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for diagnostic purposes and some operative indications--most importantly for ruling out cystotomy and intravesical or intraurethral suture or mesh placement, and for verifying ureteral patency.
After the pre-determined time point, urodynamics were performed via cystotomy and the bladder filled with saline at 0.
Contract awarded for "set for percutaneous cystotomy including: no cystostomy catheter 10fr balloon trocar introducer fasteners metal skin a single sterile disposable packaging.
We ended up placing a permanent cystotomy tube because the owner could not decide whether to allow us to perform either a cystotomy or a perineal urethrostomy.
5) Often a simple technique consisting of passage of a coude catheter antegrade through a cystotomy, then tying it to another that can then be drawn back into the bladder is effective.
Four patients had complications from concomitant surgeries, including one vaginal cuff dehiscence, one postoperative bladder obstruction due to a blood clot from a suprapubic catheter, one cystotomy and repair with extensive adhesiolysis, and one vaginotomy and repair with extensive endometriosis excision and cul-de-sac obliteration.
Indirect urethral realignment is achieved via a cystotomy and any bladder lacerations are repaired.
The intravesical technique involves a cystotomy with an intravesical excision of the ureteric orifice and intravesical ureter.
Rarely, in the setting of chronic suprapubic catheterization, SCC may arise primarily from the suprapubic cystotomy tract.
The choice of suture for cystotomy is normally a rapidly dissolving suture; closure should be performed in two layers, and cystoscopy is important to be sure that the trigone is not involved and the ureters are not compromised.