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
References in periodicals archive ?
Nasr et al., "Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy for mildly obese patients (body mass index 30<35 of kg/[m.sup.2]): operative outcome and short-term results," Journal of Obesity, vol.
Sleeve gastrectomy (SG) has received increasing attention because of the relatively low rate of complications and the degrees of weight loss and glucose reduction, which are similar to those associated with the common Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) [4-6].
In this study, we presented a case of AFPGC in which the patient has remained alive for 30 months without recurrence after receiving distal gastrectomy with D2+ a dissection, hepatic arterial infusion (HAI), and systemic chemotherapy with paclitaxel/ramucirumab (PTX/RAM).
A 67-year-old female underwent bilateral truncal vagotomy, cholecystectomy, Billroth-2 gastrectomy, and Roux-en-Y procedure for pyloric stenosis twenty years ago due to early dumping syndrome and sliding-type hiatal hernia.
Of the 252 patients included, 194 underwent roux-en-y gastric bypass (RYGB) and 58 underwent sleeve gastrectomy.
Distal subtotal gastrectomy, D2 lymph node dissection, and Roux-en-Y gastrojejunostomy were performed.
Background: In recent years, laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) has become more acceptable for obese patients.
THURSDAY, July 25, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with end-stage kidney disease (ESKD), there has been an increase in bariatric surgery, with proportional use of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy increasing, according to a study published online July 25 in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.
Proper nutritional support should be planned preoperatively, and the biochemical work-up including vitamin levels should be checked in patients undergoing gastrectomy. Correction of anemia and monitoring and supplementing vitamin B12 are crucial steps.
Securing a safe and sound esophagojejunal anastomosis (EJA) after total gastrectomy is one of the most important problems of gastric surgeons.