Billroth II anastomosis

Bill·roth II a·nas·to·mo·sis

reestablishment of intestinal continuity after a distal gastrectomy by a loop gastrojejunostomy.
See also: Billroth II operation.


Christian Albert Theodor, Austrian surgeon, 1829-1894.
Billroth I anastomosis - Synonym(s): Billroth operation I
Billroth II anastomosis - Synonym(s): Billroth operation II
Billroth cords - the tissue occurring between the venous sinuses in the spleen. Synonym(s): splenic cords
Billroth disease
Billroth forceps
Billroth gastrectomy - Synonym(s): Billroth operation I and II
Billroth gastroduodenoscopy
Billroth gastroenterostomy
Billroth gastrojejunostomy
Billroth hypertrophy
Billroth operation I - excision of the pylorus with end-to-end anastomosis of stomach and duodenum. Synonym(s): Billroth I anastomosis; Billroth gastrectomy
Billroth operation II - resection of the pylorus with the greater part of the lesser curvature of the stomach, closure of the cut ends of the duodenum and stomach, followed by a gastrojejunostomy. Synonym(s): Billroth II anastomosis; Billroth gastrectomy
Billroth ovarian retractor
Billroth venae cavernosae - small tributaries of the splenic vein in the pulp of the spleen. Synonym(s): venae cavernosae of spleen
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23] A Roux-en-Y anastomosis was performed in patients who received total gastrectomy, and a Billroth II anastomosis was performed in patients who received distal gastrectomy.
Billroth II anastomosis was performed for all patients who underwent distal gastrectomy, and Roux-en-Y anastomosis was performed for all patients who underwent total gastrectomy.
This technique has also been effectively used for Billroth II anastomosis.
Stapling technique for performing Billroth II anastomosis after distal gastrectomy.
In clinical practice, continuous jejunal interpositionon was observed fewer surgical complications and mortality compared with Billroth II anastomosis group and isolated jejunum interposition group.
25 Billroth II anastomosis -Anterior gastrojejunostomy 8 25 -Feeding Jejunostomy 6 18.
25%) had operable disease underwent Subtotal gastrectomy with Billroth II anastomosis and in 8 patients (25 %) growth was fixed and they underwent anterior gastrojejunostomy alone and 6 patients (18.