sigmoidectomy


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sigmoidectomy

(ˌsɪɡmɔɪdˈɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) surgical removal of the sigmoid colon
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Noun1.sigmoidectomy - surgical removal of part or all of the sigmoid colon (usually to remove a malignant tumor)
ablation, cutting out, extirpation, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
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Epidural analgesia diminished pain but did not otherwise improve enhanced recovery after laparoscopic sigmoidectomy: a prospective randomized study.
Kawachi, "Sigmoid colon endometriosis treated with laparoscopy-assisted sigmoidectomy: significance of preoperative diagnosis," World Journal of Gastroenterology, vol.
A 54-year-old Caucasian male with past medical history positive only for diverticulitis with a resultant sigmoidectomy presented to a pain management specialist with progressively worsening bilateral low back, buttock, and radicular leg pain, weakness, and numbness for five weeks after falling from an 8 ft.
Mogensen, "Hospital stay of 2 days after open sigmoidectomy with a multimodal rehabilitation programme," British Journal of Surgery, vol.
According to their results, bowel motions were reestablished within 48 h in 94% of patients after open sigmoidectomy (21), and in 70%-95% after colonic resections (20).
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The patient was then referred to a surgeon for laparoscopic radical sigmoidectomy, and the biopsy showed adenocarcinoma of the sigmoid colon (cT3N0M0).
In late July 2016, diagnostic laparoscopy was performed (detecting a right lower quadrant peritoneal nodule), followed by laparotomy, small bowel resection, resection of right upper quadrant lesion, sigmoidectomy, and resection of right lower quadrant peritoneal nodule (Figure 3).
Bendahan et al., "Laparoscopic surgery in situs inversus: a literature review and a report of laparoscopic sigmoidectomy for diverticulitis in situs inversus," Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery, vol.