omentectomy

omentectomy

 [o″men-tek´to-me]
excision of all or part of the omentum.

o·men·tec·to·my

(ō'men-tek'tŏ-mē),
Resection or excision of the omentum.
Synonym(s): omentumectomy
[omentum + G. ektomē, excision]

omentectomy

/omen·tec·to·my/ (o″men-tek´tah-me) excision of all or part of the omentum.

omentectomy

(ō′mĕn-tĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Resection or surgical excision of the omentum.

omentectomy

[ō′mentek′təmē]
the surgical excision of a portion of the omentum or the complete omentum.

omentectomy

Supracolic total omentectomy Surgical oncology The complete excision of the omentum accessed by an extended midline incision Indications Surgical therapy of extensive peritoneal malignancy–eg, ovarian CA Complications Adhesion formation, especially if Pts receive RT. See Ovarian carcinoma.

o·men·tec·to·my

(ō'men-tek'tŏ-mē)
Resection or excision of the omentum.
[omentum + G. ektomē, excision]

omentectomy

excision of all or part of the omentum.
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Total abdominal hysterectomy, bilateral salpingoophorectomy, omentectomy, appendicectomy and right hemicolectomy at ileotransverse colon junction with end to end anastomosis were performed.
The mass was removed by performing the lymph nodes dissection surgery and omentectomy.
Jan subsequently went under the knife, and for the first time in the history of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P), doctors removed the cyst by dissecting the lymph nodes and omentectomy.
During the procedure, the mass was removed by performing the lymph nodes dissection surgery and omentectomy.
The next day, the patient underwent total abdominal hysterectomy, bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy with omentectomy, and appendectomy.
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Comprehensive staging surgery includes total abdominal hysterectomy, omentectomy, peritoneal washings, bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy and various biopsies, including pelvic and paraaortic lymph node sampling.
Right-sided salpingo-oophorectomy and infracolic omentectomy were performed.
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omentectomy in case of colectomy, obstructed/strangulated hernias).