mesopexy

mesopexy

 [mez´o-pek″se]
repair of the mesentery; mesenteriopexy.

mes·en·ter·i·o·pex·y

(mes'en-ter'ē-ō-pek'sē),
Fixation or attachment of a torn or incised mesentery.
Synonym(s): mesopexy
[mesentery + G. pēxis, fixation]

mes·en·ter·i·o·pex·y

(mes'ĕn-ter'ē-ō-pek'sē)
Fixation or attachment of a torn or incised mesentery.
Synonym(s): mesopexy.
[mesentery + G. pēxis, fixation]

mesopexy

repair of the mesentery; mesenteriopexy.
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If the bowels are viable, resection with primary anastomosis is also used in selected patients, while detorsion alone, or with some recurrence preventing procedures such as mesopexy or mesoplasty, may be applied.
Nondefinitive surgical procedures, including sigmoid detorsion or sigmoid mesopexy, were applied in 5 elderly patients with a viable bowel (15.
1-6,8,9,11-13,16 Moreover, in nongangrenous ISK cases, despite high sigmoid volvulus recurrence, careful untying of the knot may be used as the sole surgical procedure in stable patients, or a volvuluspreventing procedure such as sigmoid mesopexy, sigmoid mesoplasty or sigmoid resection with primary anastomosis may be added.