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vesicostomy

 [ves″ĭ-kos´tah-me]
surgical creation of an opening into the bladder; called also cystostomy.
A continent vesicostomy. From Polaski and Tatro, 1996.
cutaneous vesicostomy surgical anastomosis of the bladder mucosa to an opening in the skin below the umbilicus, creating a stoma for bladder drainage.

cys·tos·to·my

(sis-tos'tō-mē),
Creation of an opening into the urinary bladder resulting in a stoma.
Synonym(s): vesicostomy
[cysto- + G. stoma, mouth]

cystostomy

/cys·tos·to·my/ (sis-tos´tah-me) surgical formation of an opening into the bladder.

cystostomy

(sĭ-stŏs′tə-mē)
n. pl. cystosto·mies
The surgical formation of an opening into the urinary bladder.

cystostomy

[sistos′təmē]
an opening made in the bladder for drainage, usually through a catheter inserted through the abdominal skin.

cys·tos·to·my

(sis-tos'tŏ-mē)
Creation of an opening into the urinary bladder.
Synonym(s): vesicostomy.

cystostomy

Cutting into a bladder.

cys·tos·to·my

(sis-tos'tŏ-mē)
Creation of an opening into the urinary bladder.
Synonym(s): vesicostomy.

cystostomy (sistos´təmē),

n creating a surgical opening into the urinary bladder or gallbladder.

cystostomy

surgical formation of an opening into the bladder.
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We aimed to assess the advantages of performing antegrade endoscopy through the suprapubic cystostomy tract during, perinea
Podesta and coworkers recommended a suprapubic cystostomy tube as initial management after a traumatic urethral disruption.
4,9) Surgical treatment options include dorsal slits, supra-pubic cystostomy, and urethral catheterization.
After the removal of the urethral catheter on the fourth post-operative day, the patient could not void adequately through his urethra, and we concluded that a cystostomy would be much more effective at preserving the patient's renal function.
Trans-appendicular continent cystostomy in the management of the neurogenic bladder.