gastroenterostomy


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gastroenterostomy

(ˌɡæstrəʊˌɛntəˈrɒstəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) surgical formation of an artificial opening between the stomach and the small intestine
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Noun1.gastroenterostomy - surgical creation of an opening between the stomach wall and the small intestines; performed when the normal opening has been eliminated
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"
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John Finney, a surgeon at Johns Hopkins Hospital, is among the first to document the clinical context of CDI in a patient who had undergone a gastroenterostomy for an ulcerated pylorus in 1893.
% Hepatic metastasectomy (partial IV segmentectomy) 1 5.26 Subtotal hysterectomy with bilateral anexectomy 2 10.52 Unilateral anexectomy 1 5.26 Laparoscopic peritoneal biopsy 1 5.26 Terminal colostomy (for occlusive syndrome caused 1 5.26 by PC) von Hacker's gastroenterostomy (for upper 1 5.26 gastrointestinal obstruction syndrome caused by PC) and multiple peritoneal biopsies No surgery on metastases 11 57.89
She was diagnosed with perforation 12 hours after ERCP and underwent hepaticojejunostomy with gastroenterostomy. Detailed data for the patients treated with surgical approaches are shown in Table 3.
Okamura, "Elevated preoperative neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio as a predictor of survival after gastroenterostomy in patients with advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma," Annals of Surgical Oncology, vol.
Morgenstern, "Vagotomy, Gastroenterostomy and Experimental Gastric Cancer," JAMA Surgery, vol.
A 61-year-old male patient who had undergone distal gastrectomy and gastroenterostomy due to gastric ulcer 20 years ago presented with new onset fatigue, oral feeding problems, and anemia.
Patients who received the WCS were selected from January 1 to December 31, 2000, according to ICD-9-CM codes: including malabsorptive procedures (high gastric bypass: ICD-9-CM OP44.31, “laparoscopic gastroenterostomy:” ICD-9-CM OP44.38, and “other gastroenterostomy without gastrectomy:” ICD-9-CM OP44.39) and restrictive procedures (“laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy:” ICD-9-CM OP43.82, “open and other partial gastrectomy:” ICD-9-CM OP43.89, “laparoscopic gastroplasty:” ICD-9-CM OP44.68, “other repair of stomach:” ICD-9-CM OP44.69, “laparoscopic gastric restrictive procedure:” ICD-9-CM OP44.95, and “other operations on the stomach:” ICD-9-CM OP44.99).
Endoscopic stenting versus surgical gastroenterostomy for palliation of malignant gastroduodenal obstruction: a meta-analysis.

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