gastric resection


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resection

 [re-sek´shun]
removal, as of an organ, by cutting; called also excision.
gastric resection gastrectomy.
root resection (root-end resection) apicoectomy.
transurethral resection of the prostate (transurethral prostatic resection) see transurethral resection of the prostate.
wedge resection removal of a triangular mass of tissue.

gastric resection

Etymology: Gk, gaster, stomach; L, re + secare, to cut
the surgical removal of part or all of the stomach, usually performed in the treatment of stomach cancer or intractable peptic ulcer. See also gastrectomy, gastroenterostomy.

gastric resection

Surgical resection of all or a part of the stomach.
See also: resection

resection

excision of a portion of an organ or other structure.

en bloc resection
radical resection or amputation.
gastric resection
partial gastrectomy.
lateral ear resection
a surgical procedure, usually performed in dogs with otitis externa, in which the lateral cartilaginous plate of the vertical portion of the external ear canal is removed, thereby exposing the horizontal canal for drainage and easier application of topical medications. See also formston-mccunn method, lacroix operation, zepp operation.
submucosal resection
a procedure in which the mucosa, e.g. of a prolapsed vagina, is stripped from a circumferential segment and the opposing edges sutured so as to take a tuck in the length of the wall of the viscus.
vertical ear canal resection
total removal of the vertical portion of the external ear canal. Performed in dogs with chronic otitis externa with severe hyperplasia of the meatal epithelium without involvement of the horizontal canal.
wedge resection
removal of a triangular mass of tissue.
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sup][13],[14] Recently, robotic surgery has been demonstrated to overcome the intrinsic limitations of a traditional laparoscopic approach where the anatomical and operative conditions are similar to those encountered during gastric resection.
The Italian Trials in Medical Oncology (ITMO) group study reported the 5-year results of an adjuvant randomised study comparing surgery alone with gastric resection plus the adjuvant EAP (etoposide, adriamycin, platinum) chemotherapy regimen followed by 5-FU and leucovorin (according to the Machover schedule) in 274 patients, the majority of whom (90%) were N+.
Meanwhile, in Vienna, at the great Surgical University Clinic, Professor Theodor Billroth was keeping his assistants hard at work in the laboratory studying different techniques of gastric resection in dogs.
In this report, we describe the metastasis of a gastric stromal tumor to an intramammary lymph node and synchronous small bowel metastasis four years after primary gastric resection.
Segmental small bowel or gastric resection isstandard treatment for perforated local GIST.
Laparoscopic versus open gastric resection for larger than 5 cm primary gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST): A size-matched comparison.
5,6) Previous gastric resection, gastrojejunostomy, pyloroplasty, ingestion of high-fiber foods, persimmon fruit ingestion, incomplete mastication habits, and autonomic neuropathies in patients with diabetes are predisposing factors for bezoar formation.
Nanji SA, Mock C; Gastric rupture resulting from blunt abdominal trauma and requiring gastric resection.
Jejunogastric Intususception through the enteroanastomosis after gastric resection.
Safety of gastric resections during cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal carcinomatosis.