end-to-end anastomosis


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anastomosis

 [ah-nas″to-mo´sis] (pl. anastomo´ses) (Gr.)
1. communication between two tubular organs.
2. surgical, traumatic, or pathologic formation of a connection between two normally distinct structures. adj., adj anastomot´ic.
arteriovenous anastomosis
anastomosis between an artery and a vein.
Simple arteriovenous anastomosis. From Dorland's, 2000.
crucial anastomosis an arterial anastomosis in the upper part of the thigh, formed by the anastomotic branch of the sciatic artery, the internal circumflex artery, and the first perforating and transverse portions of the external circumflex artery.
end-to-end anastomosis
1. an anastomosis connecting the end of an artery and that of some other vessel, either directly or with a synthetic graft.
2. anastomosis of two sections of colon, such as with partial colectomy or when an ileostomy is closed.
end-to-side anastomosis an anastomosis connecting the end of one vessel with the side of a larger one.
heterocladic anastomosis one between branches of different arteries.
ileorectal anastomosis surgical anastomosis of the ileum and rectum after total colectomy, as is sometimes performed in the treatment of ulcerative colitis.
intestinal anastomosis establishment of a communication between two formerly distant portions of the intestine.

end-to-end a·nas·to·mo·sis

anastomosis performed after cutting each structure to be joined in a plane perpendicular to the ultimate flow through the structures.

end-to-end anastomosis

end-to-end an·as·to·mo·sis

(end end ă-nas'tŏ-mō'sis)
Anastomosis performed after cutting each structure to be joined in a plane perpendicular to the ultimate flow through the structures.
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Weber et al reported a prospective study on 136 nerve repairs in the hand, divided into 2 groups: group 1 consisted of standard repair with either end-to-end anastomosis or nerve graft, and group 2 consisted of nerve repair using a polyglycolic acid conduit (28).
The other 45 patients underwent excision of the stricture and end-to-end anastomosis.
The success rate of stricture excision and end-to-end anastomosis of the urethra is 86.
5 cm, to be a safe defect length that can be treated by end-to-end anastomosis (12) being tension-free to achieve 100% success rate.
Question 5: Is perineal end-to-end anastomosis suitable for the children with high riding prostate?
Both LRT and LNRT procedures often involve an end-to-side anastomosis of the donor renal artery to the recipient external iliac artery or an end-to-end anastomosis of the donor renal artery to the recipient internal iliac artery.
End-to-end anastomosis is performed between the proximal end of he recurrent laryngeal nerve and the distal end of the an.
We sewed the anvil of an end-to-end anastomosis stapler in place, replaced the colon into the abdomen, and closed the incision.
End-to-end anastomosis is performed between the proximal end of the recurrent laryngeal nerve and the distal end of the ansa hypoglossi on the paralyzed side.
Overall, performing urethroplasty either by end-to-end anastomosis or by graft or flap placement has a success rate of 85% to 95%,[sup.
B: Urethral end-to-end anastomosis performed by tension-free interrupted sutures.

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