gastrectomy


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gas·trec·to·my

 (gă-strĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. gas·trec·to·mies
Surgical excision of part or all of the stomach.

gastrectomy

(ɡæsˈtrɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) surgical removal of all or part of the stomach

gas•trec•to•my

(gæˈstrɛk tə mi)

n., pl. -mies.
partial or total surgical removal of the stomach.
[1885–90]

gastrectomy

Surgery to remove the stomach, either part or whole.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gastrectomy - surgical removal of all or part of the stomach
surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, surgery, operation - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
Translations

gas·trec·to·my

n. gastrectomía, extirpación de una parte o de todo el estómago.

gastrectomy

n (pl -mies) gastrectomía; sleeve — gastrectomía en manga
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2] Surgical resection remains the preferred choice for treating gastric cancer; however, the rate of occurrence of complications after gastrectomy ranges from 9.
Muscat Private Hospital is aiming at pioneering the sleeve gastrectomy procedure by utilising latest technology and the expertise of Dr Fardoun.
Louis found that after undergoing sleeve gastrectomy, women could be legally intoxicated after drinking half the number of drinks than women who did not have this surgery.
Of the 252 patients included, 194 underwent roux-en-y gastric bypass (RYGB) and 58 underwent sleeve gastrectomy.
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Objective: The objective of this study was to evaluate patients who underwent laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy in terms of weight loss, metabolic parameters, and postoperative complications.
Objective: To find out effectiveness of revisional laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (RLSG) in the patients who had laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) and failed to reduce or regained the weight and effectiveness of sweet abstaining and exercise on postoperative weight loss.
Until recently gastric bands have been the most popular choice, but figures show that more people are trying alternative types of surgery such as sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass.
Following a stomach pull-through into the right thoracic cavity, a partial gastrectomy and end to side anastomosis is undertaken to maintain oesophago-gastric continuity.
The housewife from Amwaj Islands underwent a sleeve gastrectomy (the surgical weight-loss procedure in which the stomach is reduced to about 15 per cent of its original size) which helped her drop to 74kg.
Background: In recent years, laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) has become more acceptable for obese patients.
Objective: To evaluate respiratory function in the post-operative early period of patients undergoing bariatric surgery using the sleeve gastrectomy technique.