hemorrhoidectomy


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hem·or·rhoid·ec·to·my

 (hĕm′ə-roi-dĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. hem·or·rhoid·ec·to·mies
Surgical removal of hemorrhoids.
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hem•or•rhoid•ec•to•my

(ˌhɛm ə rɔɪˈdɛk tə mi)

n., pl. -mies.
the surgical removal of hemorrhoids.
[1915–20]
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hemorrhoidectomy

Surgery to remove hemorrhoids.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hemorrhoidectomy - surgical procedure for tying hemorrhoids and excising them
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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Translations

hem·or·rhoid·ec·to·my

n. hemorroidectomía, extirpación de hemorroides.
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hemorrhoidectomy

n (pl -mies) hemorroidectomía
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Patients in the aloe group did not differ greatly in VAS scores from the placebo group immediately after surgery, but noted significantly less pain at 12, 24 and 48 hours and 2 weeks post hemorrhoidectomy (p < 0.001).
A section on hemorrhoidectomy, anal fissure and fistula surgery, and the basics of thyroid and breast cancer surgery would complete my wish-list.
His report appeared on December 30, 1899, detailing a successful spinal anesthetic for a hemorrhoidectomy. The exact date of the procedure is uncertain, as one author assigns November 19, 1899, and another describes December 18, 1899, as the correct date.
2 December 2009 - US acute care specialty pharmaceutical company Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc said yesterday that its second Phase III study of EXPAREL (DepoBupivacaine) for prolonged post operative analgesia in patients undergoing hemorrhoidectomy met its primary endpoint.
For prolapsed internal hemorrhoids, the best definitive treatment is traditional hemorrhoidectomy (SOR: A, systematic reviews).
* No oral medication besides micronized diosmin has ever been shown to reduce the pain, tenesmus, pruritus, or reactionary bleeding that patients may experience after hemorrhoidectomy (surgical treatment of hemorrhoids).
Last month I had surgery, a hemorrhoidectomy, on the NHS.
Stapled hemorrhoidopexy compared with conventional hemorrhoidectomy: systemic review of randomized, controlled trials.
If none of these treatments works or the hemorrhoids are particularly large, a surgical procedure called a hemorrhoidectomy can remove the hemorrhoids.
The patient's medical history was significant for diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, hemorrhoidectomy, and a cutaneous melanoma excised from his back 8 years earlier.