ileostomy


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il·e·os·to·my

 (ĭl′ē-ŏs′tə-mē)
n. pl. il·e·os·to·mies
1. Surgical construction of an artificial excretory opening through the abdominal wall into the ileum.
2. The opening created by such a surgical procedure.

ileostomy

(ˌɪlɪˈɒstəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) the surgical formation of a permanent opening through the abdominal wall into the ileum

Ileostomy

A method of creating an opening in the abdominal wall and attaching the ileum to this opening, through which intestine is emptied.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ileostomy - surgical procedure that creates an opening from the ileum through the abdominal wall to function as an anus; performed in cases of cancer of the colon or ulcerative colitis
ostomy - surgical procedure that creates an artificial opening for the elimination of bodily wastes
Translations
ileostomia

il·e·os·to·my

n. ileostomía, anastomosis del íleon y la pared abdominal anterior.

ileostomy

n (pl -mies) ileostomía
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Bag colostomy / ileostomy system of two parts: 1 protective plate paraa bag 57 mm, 1 transparent bag with ring 57 mm, drainable open with individual closing mechanism for adult, disposable
Her first surgery came at age 16 and then her second at age 24, a total colectomy with permanent end ileostomy.
She was also fitted with a temporary ileostomy bag and had a short course of chemotherapy at the University Hospital Crosshouse in Kilmarnock.
If a part of the small intestine, the ileum, is brought to the surface and connected to the opening, this procedure is known as an ileostomy.
Last summer, the 17-year-old was fitted with an ileostomy bag after being diagnosed with ulcerative colitis aged 10.
Study objectives were to assess the incidence of peristomal complications, evaluate peristomal skin condition and assess satisfaction levels with Moldable skin barriers in patients with a colostomy, ileostomy or urostomy.
Schiller, MD, FACS, one of the Pioneers of the Barnett Continent Intestinal Reservoir (BCIR) Surgery, is proud to announce his achieving 25 years of performing Continent ileostomy surgery with a flawless safety record without any patient mortalities and no malpractice lawsuits.
A limited right hemicolectomy was performed, and an ileostomy was made.
Splenic proctitis flexure on CT 2 Ischemic colitis, None Descending perforation colon 3 Ischemic colitis Biopsy Multiple perforations 4 Severe colitis Rectal Sigmoid biopsies 5 Ischemic colitis Biopsies Multiple sites 6 Sigmoid stricture Dilation, Sigmoid stent placed Patient Time to Treatment Outcome diagnosis 1 5 days No surgery Multiorgan failure and died 2 Immediate Colon Perforated duodenal resection ulcer, died 3 22 days Colectomy, Died ileostomy 4 Immediate Colectomy, Recovered ileostomy 5 1 day Colectomy, Recovered ileostomy 6 2 days Diverting Recovered colectomy Table 2.
In her spare time she campaigned hard for cancer charities and raised money for Ovarian Cancer and the Ileostomy Association.