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her·ni·ot·o·my

(her-nē-ot'ŏ-mē),
Surgical division of the constriction or strangulation of a hernia, often followed by herniorrhaphy.
[hernio- + G. tomē, a cutting]

herniotomy

/her·ni·ot·o·my/ (her″ne-ot´ah-me) a cutting operation for the repair of hernia.

herniotomy

(hûr′nē-ŏt′ə-mē)
n.
The surgical correction of a hernia by cutting through a band of tissue that constricts it.

herniotomy

[hur′nē·ot′əmē]
Etymology: L, hernia + Gk, temnein, to cut
a surgical procedure to reduce a hernia.

her·ni·ot·o·my

(hĕr-nē-ot'ŏ-mē)
Surgical division of the constriction or strangulation of a hernia, often followed by herniorrhaphy.
[hernio- + G. tomē, a cutting]
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2] Where both testes are found to lie in the scrotum, herniotomy is the only action required.
Efficacy of three doses of ketamine with bupivacaine for caudal analgesia in pediatric inguinal herniotomy.
Partial/subtotal excision and eversion of sac was done for bigger hydroceles, which accounts for 14% of the cases; excision of epididymal cyst and encysted hydrocele of the cord accounts for 19% of the cases; herniotomy was done in 12% of the cases; incision and drainage in 4% of the cases; evacuation of clot and eversion of sac in 2% of the cases.
In terms of operations performed in the series, uncomplicated hernia surgery (174) was the most common procedure and included herniotomy (9), herniorrhaphy (58), and hernioplasty (107).
A combination of Tramal with Bupivacine versus Bupivacaine alone in wound infiltration and ilioinguinal blocks in herniotomy.
5 ml/kg as single-shot caudal epidural for postoperative pain relief in children undergoing unilateral inguinal herniotomy.
Children aged 2-8 years of either sex belonging to ASA I physical status, undergoing elective lower abdominal or urologic surgeries like Herniotomy, Processus vaginalis sac ligation, Circumcision and Hypospadias were included in the study.
The Mean First Rescue analgesic time in our study is prolonged in both groups in children, who underwent circumcision than the children with herniotomy.
Surgery Anal Dilatation 1 Circumcision 7 Herniotomy 3 Cystoscopy 5 DJ Stent Removal 2 Collagen Graft Dressing 1 Suturing 1 Table 3: Haemodynamic Profile Period Mean PR/mins.
5) In neonates with underlying appendicitis, herniotomy and appendicectomy should be performed.
In addition, in herniotomy patients, mesh was also sent.