duodenectomy


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duodenectomy

 [doo″o-dĕ-nek´tah-me]
excision of the duodenum, total or partial.

du·o·de·nec·to·my

(dū'ō-dĕ-nek'tō-mē),
Excision of the duodenum.
[duodenum + G. ektomē, excision]

duodenectomy

/du·o·de·nec·to·my/ (doo″o-dĕ-nek´tah-me) excision of the duodenum, total or partial.

duodenectomy

(do͞o′ō-də-nĕk′tə-mē, do͞o-ŏd′n-ĕk′-)
n.
Surgical excision of all or part of the duodenum.

duodenectomy

[do̅o̅′ədēnek′təmē]
Etymology: L, duodeni, 12 fingers, Gk, ektomē, excision
the total or partial excision of the duodenum.

du·o·de·nec·to·my

(dū'ō-dĕ-nek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of the duodenum.
[duodenum + G. ektomē, excision]

duodenectomy

excision of the duodenum, total or partial.
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Pancreas sparing duodenectomy decreases operative time, avoids resection of distal bile duct and pancreas, and circumvents the subsequent need for biliary-enteric and pancreatic-anastomoses, and thus decreases the morbidity significantly (9).
Pancreas-sparing duodenectomy was successfully performed and an R0 resection was confirmed by pathology.
Pancreas-sparing duodenectomy in duodenal pathology: indications and results.