hepatectomy


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hepatectomy

 [hep″ah-tek´to-me]
surgical excision of all (total hepatectomy) or part (partial or subtotal hepatectomy) of the liver.

hep·a·tec·to·my

(hep'ă-tek'tŏ-mē),
Removal of the liver, whole or in part.
[hepat- + G. ektomē, excision]

hepatectomy

(hĕp′ə-tĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. hepatecto·mies
Surgical removal of all or part of the liver.

hepatectomy

[hep′ətek′təmē]
Etymology: Gk, hēpar, liver, ektomē, excision
a surgical procedure performed to remove a portion of the liver.

hepatectomy

Surgery Segmental resection of the liver Indications Cancer, parasites, major trauma–eg, MVAs

hep·a·tec·to·my

(hep'ă-tek'tŏ-mē)
Removal of the liver, whole or in part.
[hepat- + G. ektomē, excision]

hepatectomy

Removal of part or the whole of the liver.

hepatectomy

surgical excision of liver tissue.
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The result showed that 17 kinds of miRNAs displayed significant changes (8 miRNAs were upregulated and 9 miRNAs were downregulated in partially hepatectomized rats [experimental group] compared with rats received sham surgery [sham group]) after 70% partial hepatectomy [Figure 1]c.
Only remnant liver volume % was determined as a risk factor for coagulopathy after donor hepatectomy on multiple logistic regression analysis.
A major hepatectomy was defined as resection of three or more Couinaud liver segments and an extended hepatectomy as resection of five or more Couinaud segments.
Pancreatectomy, colectomy, proctectomy, hepatectomy, and esophagectomy were associated with decreased daily rates of discharge from the initial hospitalization, while ventral herniorraphy and thyroidectomy were associated with increased daily rates of discharge home.
Vauthey, "Definition of readmission in 3,041 patients undergoing hepatectomy," Journal of the American College of Surgeons, vol.
Segmental nature of the porcine liver and potential as a model for experimental partial hepatectomy.
7) Nevertheless, a partial hepatectomy or segmentectomy has been performed in about 70% of the reported cases in the literature.
Donor hepatectomy was performed through a right subcostal incision with midline extension.
2011) found that clinoptilolite administration could decrease oxidant activity and increase antioxidant ability after partial hepatectomy.
The patient underwent a distal pancreatectomy and splenectomy followed by a right-sided hepatectomy 5 months post initial resection.
In a large study comprising 124 patients who were undergoing perioperative nutritional support after hepatectomy due to hepatocellular carcinoma, they were assessed for clinical outcome of BCAAs supplementation [19].