Mainz pouch

Mainz pouch

any of several continent urinary diversion surgeries using a section of the rectum and sigmoid colon to create a pouch for maintenance of continence.

ileocecal pouch

An ileocecal segment constructed as a continent urinary pouch, which is sewn to the anterior abdominal wall in patients undergoing a radical cystectomy for bladder cancer.

Mainz pouch

Urology An ileocecal segment constructed as a continent urinary pouch, sewn to the anterior abdominal wall in Pts undergoing a radical cystectomy for bladder cancer. See Bladder cancer, Ileostomy.