panniculus

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pan·nic·u·lus

n. panículo, capa de tejido adiposo;
___ adiposus___ adiposo;
___ carnosus___ carnoso.
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The system enables clinicians to manage incisions up to 90cm in length with an adjustable dressing, and allows a to apply Prevena Therapy following a number of procedures including laparotomy, panniculectomy, spinal fusion, revision hip, and knee arthroplasty and lower extremity trauma fracture.
Acelity said that the system enables clinicians to manage incisions up to 90 cm in length with an adjustable dressing, and allows a surgeon to apply Prevena Therapy following a number of procedures including laparotomy, panniculectomy, spinal fusion, revision hip and knee arthroplasty and lower extremity trauma fracture.
We report a case in which panniculectomy was performed in conjunction with radical cystectomy and discuss how removal of the pannus mitigates the impact of obesity on patients undergoing radical cystectomy with urinary diversion.
The patient was taken to the operating room for partial scrotectomy, partial panniculectomy, bilateral fasciocutaneous advancement flaps for scrotal reconstruction, and an advancement flap for penile reconstruction.
WASHINGTON -- Modified panniculectomy at the time of cesarean section may be a useful adjunct for decreasing postoperative morbidity in morbidly obese patients, based on results of a small case series.
multocida was cultured from a wound abscess that developed in a 48-year-old obese woman 6 weeks after hysterectomy and panniculectomy for endometrial cancer (20); her cat had licked the wound.
9 % with RF 77% 38% Patient Tobacco Wound Size Surgery cm 1 Yes 15x17x5 Debx3, hemivulvectomy 2 No 3cm I&D 3 No 21x6x5 Deb 4 Yes No Record I&D, Debx3, Panniculectomy 5 No 14.
Some medical insurance companies cover the panniculectomy portion of the abdominal contour, including anesthesia, but other procedures generally are not covered.
A panniculectomy has been performed simultaneously with the bariatric surgery; however, these patients experienced more complications than those who had a panniculectomy after their bariatric surgery (Acarturk et al.
The requisite procedure is called a panniculectomy or, more colloquially, a "tummy tuck.