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pan·cre·a·tec·to·my

 (păng′krē-ə-tĕk′tə-mē, păn′-)
n. pl. pan·cre·a·tec·to·mies
Surgical removal of all or part of the pancreas.

pancreatectomy

(ˌpænkrɪəˈtɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -tomies
(Surgery) the surgical removal of the pancreas or part of the pancreas

pancreatectomy

Surgery to remove the pancreas gland.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pancreatectomy - surgical removal of part or all of the pancreas
ablation, cutting out, extirpation, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
Translations

pan·cre·a·tec·to·my

, pancreectomy
n. pancreatectomía, excisión parcial o total del páncreas.

pancreatectomy

n (pl -mies) pancrea-tectomía
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'I am also pleased to report that during the second quarter the United States Food & Drug Administration granted us Orphan Drug designation for our Autologous Insulin Producing ('AIP') cells as a cell replacement therapy for the treatment of diabetes resulting from total pancreatectomy. We have finalized agreements with leading medical centers in the U.S., Europe and Israel to collect liver tissue from patients to be used for a planned study.
Pancreatic intraductal tubulopapillary neoplasm with associated invasive cancer successfully treated by total pancreatectomy: a case report.
He recommended that the only way Fern could rid herself of the never-ending pain was to have a total pancreatectomy with an islet autotransplantation.
Made from a patient's own pancreatic islets, Kyslecel islet cell therapy is used for TP-IAT (total pancreatectomy with islet autotransplant) to treat chronic or recurrent acute pancreatitis.
It is intended to preserve insulin secretory capacity in chronic or acute recurrent pancreatitis patients after total pancreatectomy. It is a minimally-manipulated autologous cell-based product, regulated by the FDA solely under section 361 of the PHS Act and 21 CFR Part 1271.
Pancreatectomy is the surgical removal of all or part of the pancreas, which includes pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD), distal pancreatectomy, segmental pancreatectomy, and total pancreatectomy. These procedures are used in the management of several diseases involving the pancreas, ampulla, extrahepatic bile duct, and duodenum.
Peri-operative mortality and long-term survival after total pancreatectomy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma: a population-based perspective.
Beger procedure, pancreaticoduodenectomy, pylorus-preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy, and total pancreatectomy were the surgical resection procedures that were performed.
Between June 2017 and January 2018, a total of eleven consecutive patients underwent pancreatic resections with venous reconstruction by the falciform ligament for extended pancreatic tumor disease at our institution; among them five patients underwent pylorus-preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy (PPPD), two patients received a pylorus preservation total pancreatectomy, two patients received a distal pancreatectomy with splenectomy, and two patients required an Appleby procedure in order to achieve radical tumor removal.
Fujii et al., "Gastric venous congestion and bleeding in association with total pancreatectomy," Journal of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Sciences, vol.
Herein, we report a 72-year-old woman with abdominal pain for about 1 year who underwent total pancreatectomy, and the postoperative pathological examinations revealed UPS.

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