pyloromyotomy

pyloromyotomy

 [pi-lor″o-mi-ot´ah-me]
incision of the longitudinal and circular muscles of the pylorus.

py·lo·ro·my·ot·o·my

(pī-lōr'ō-mī-ot'ŏ-mē),
Longitudinal incision through the anterior wall of the pyloric canal to the level of the submucosa, to treat hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.
[pyloro- + G. mys, muscle, + tomē, incision]

pyloromyotomy

/py·lo·ro·my·ot·o·my/ (-mi-ot´ah-me) incision of the longitudinal and circular muscles of the pylorus.

pyloromyotomy

(pī-lôr′ō-mī-ŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Longitudinal incision through the anterior wall of the pyloric canal to the level of the submucosa, performed as a treatment for hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.

pyloromyotomy

[pīlôr′ōmī·ot′əmē]
Etymology: Gk, pyle + ouros + mys, muscle, temnein, to cut
the incision of the longitudinal and circular muscle of the pylorus, which leaves the mucosa intact but separates the incised muscle fibers. It is the treatment of choice for hypertrophic pyloric stenosis, a congenital condition that obstructs the stomach. Also called Fredet-Ramstedt operation, Ramstedt-Fredet operation. See also pyloric stenosis.

py·lo·ro·my·ot·o·my

(pī-lōr'ŏ-mī-ot'ŏ-mē)
Longitudinal incision through the anterior wall of the pyloric canal to the level of the submucosa, to treat hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.
Synonym(s): Fredet-Ramstedt operation, Ramstedt operation.
[pyloro- + G. mys, muscle, + tomē, incision]

Ramstedt,

Conrad, German surgeon, 1867-1963.
Fredet-Ramstedt operation - Synonym(s): Ramstedt operation
Ramstedt clamp
Ramstedt dilator
Ramstedt operation - longitudinal incision through the anterior wall of the pyloric canal to the level of the submucosa, to treat hypertrophic pyloric stenosis. Synonym(s): Fredet-Ramstedt operation; pyloromyotomy; Ramstedt procedure; Ramstedt pyloromyotomy
Ramstedt procedure - Synonym(s): Ramstedt operation
Ramstedt pyloromyotomy - Synonym(s): Ramstedt operation
Ramstedt pyloroplasty

pyloromyotomy

incision of the longitudinal and circular muscles of the pylorus.

Fredet-Ramstedt pyloromyotomy
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