omentoplasty

o·men·to·plas·ty

(ō'men'tō-plas-tē),
Use of vascularized greater omentum to cover or fill a defect, augment arterial or portal venous circulation, absorb effusions, or increase lymphatic drainage.
See also: omentopexy.
[omento- + G. plastos, formed]

omentoplasty

(ō-mĕn′tə-plăs′tē)
n.
A surgical procedure in which a portion of the greater omentum is used to cover or fill a defect, augment arterial or portal venous circulation, absorb effusions, or increase lymphatic drainage.

o·men·to·plas·ty

(ō-men'tō-plas-tē)
Use of the greater omentum to cover or fill a defect, augment arterial or portal venous circulation, absorb effusions, or increase lymphatic drainage.
See also: omentopexy
[omento- + G. plastos, formed]

omentoplasty

(ō-mĕn′tō-plăs″tē) [L. omentum, covering, + Gr. plassein, to form]
The use of tissue from the greater omentum as a graft in reinforcing tissues.
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Recurrence and long-term outcome after open cystectomy with omentoplasty for hepatic hydatid disease in an endemic area.
of Death cases cases cases Simple closure -- -- 15 5 1 1 Simple closure 29 4 2 0 -- -- with Omentoplasty Resection and end 0 0 1 1 2 -- to end Anastomoses Procedure Due to Due to Helminths Obstruction No.
The specimen is delivered through the perineal wound omentoplasty is sewn to the subcutaneous tissues and perineal skin is closed primarily.
Omentoplasty was performed using omentum majus to cyst walls.
All perforations were located on the anterior surface of the first part of the duodenum and repaired with primary suturing and Graham patch omentoplasty.
Omentoplasty acts by increasing the collateral circulation as it contains Angiogenic factor.
Ozturk (1) et al have advocated a 'conservative' approach of de-roofing the cyst and either draining the residual cavity or obliterating it using omentoplasty or capitonage.
Cyst enucleation, deroofing of the cyst with omentoplasty or external drainage, may be applied when the cysts are infected or their locations and size do not allow their safe resection.
The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of open cyst excision and omentoplasty surgery in the treatment of isolated renal hydatid csyt.
Conservative surgical techniques such as marsupialisation, total cystectomy, and partial pericystectomy with omentoplasty
1983) have described a transmesocolic omentoplasty as a better technique than the previous one, since the transverse colon on its anatomical position allows the omentum to be positioned in parallel to the aorta, being easily interposed between this vessel and the duodenum.
Laparoscopic deroofing (combined with omentoplasty and/or oversewing) of uncomplicated liver cysts is associated with a recurrence rate of 10 to 25%, with less morbidity and mortality as compared with open surgery.