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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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Need for prosthetic reinforcement of weakened abdominal wall tissue was recognized by Billroth, who mused " If only the proper material could be created to artificially produce tissue of density and toughness of fascia and tendon, the secret of the radical cure for hernia could be discovered'.
Summary: New Delhi [India], May 30 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear a plea against the Madras High Court order to demolish the top five floors of an eight-storey block of Billroth Hospitals as they had been constructed in violation of the approved building plan.
His pioneering work along with the work of Billroth ultimately led to the standardization of the surgical technique which is still being practiced with few modifications2.
Primary Gastrointestinal Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (PGI-NHL) was first described by Billroth in 1871 [1].
Gastoroenterostoma after Billroth anterectomy as a premalignant condition.
Billroth II, anastomosis en Y de Roux, Bypass yeyunoileal, anastomosis enteroenterica), radiacion, enfermedad de Crohn entre otras, proporcionan un ambiente ideal para colonizacion y sobrecrecimiento bacteriano (4).
It is a generally accepted notion that afferent loop obstruction (ALO) is a short-term, infrequently occurring mechanical complication after Billroth II gastrojejunostomy and Roux-en-Y reconstruction.
This may be secondary to a small papilla, a large sphincterotomy or a deviated cut, presence of juxtapapillary diverticula, and less commonly in patients with a Billroth II subtotal gastrectomy.[3]
In their study, simple closure with an omental patch at a rate of 94.3%, truncal vagotomy and drainage with a rate of 3.2% and Billroth II partial gastrectomy with a rate of 2.2% were performed.
Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) is a malignant salivary gland tumor that was first described by Billroth in 1859 and gave the term cylindroma attributing to its cribriform appearance formed by the tumor cells with cylindrical pseudolumina or pseudospaces.
Safe temperature range for intraoperative and early postoperative continuous hyperthermic intraperitoneal perfusion in a swine model of experimental distal gastrectomy with Billroth II reconstruction.
However, this procedure can be aggravating and become impossible due to adhesion formation.6 It also has a failure rate of 25%.2 Gastrojejunostomy, another procedure commonly employed provides adequate gastric decompression but can lead to incomplete release of duodenal obstruction leading to blind loop syndrome, gastric bile reflux and ulceration.6 Subtotal gastrectomy and Billroth II gastrojejunostomy, and repositioning of duodenum anteriorly are some of the otherless commonly used options when going for a surgical intervention.5 The aforementioned interventions proved successful in a study of seven patients by M.