pylorectomy


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pylorectomy

 [pi″lo-rek´to-me]
excision of the pylorus.

py·lo·rec·to·my

(pī'lōr-ek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of the pylorus.
[pylor- + G. ektomē, excision]

pylorectomy

/py·lo·rec·to·my/ (pi″lor-ek´tah-me) excision of the pylorus.

pylorectomy

(pī′lə-rĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of the pylorus.

py·lo·rec·to·my

(pī'lōr-ek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of the pylorus.
Synonym(s): gastropylorectomy, pylorogastrectomy.
[pylor- + G. ektomē, excision]

pylorectomy

excision of the pylorus.
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In past, different procedures have been tried to relief pyloric stenosis in dogs like pyloromyotomy, pyloroplasty (Transverse or YU advancement techniques) and partial and complete pylorectomy (Slatter, 2003).
e pyloromyotomy , pyloroplasty, partial or complete pylorectomy (Billroth 1) Slatter (2003), pyloroduodenotomy ,Fredet-Ramstedt pyloromyotomy, antrectomy with gastroduodenostomy or gastro- jejunostomy, Heineke-Mikulicz type pyloroplasty.