sphincterotomy


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sphincterotomy

 [sfingk″ter-ot´ah-me]
incision of a sphincter.

sphinc·ter·ot·o·my

(sfingk'tĕr-ot'ŏ-mē),
Incision or division of a sphincter muscle.
[sphincter + G. tomē, incision]

sphincterotomy

/sphinc·ter·ot·o·my/ (sfingk″ter-ot´ah-me) incision of a sphincter.

sphincterotomy

(sfĭngk′tə-rŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Surgical incision into a sphincter muscle.

sphinc·ter·ot·o·my

(sfingk'tĕr-ot'ŏ-mē)
Incision or division of a sphincter muscle.
[sphincter + G. tomē, incision]

sphincterotomy

Surgical cutting or weakening of a SPHINCTER.

sphincterotomy

incision of a sphincter.
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Open and closed sphincterotomy techniques yield a similar success rate, with healing in 93% of cases.
Keywords: Anal Fissure, Fistula in ano (FIA), Fistulectomy, Hemorrhoid, Hemorrhoidectomy, Lateral Internal sphincterotomy (LIS).
One patient underwent endoscopic sphincterotomy and stenting due to primary HCC.
Despite this fairly high rate, most settled spontaneously and those who did not responded well to sphincterotomy.
Frizelle showed live demonstration of Milligan Morgan Hemorrhoidectomy, APR/Anterior Resection, and Fissure in ano-lateral sphincterotomy, abdominal rectopexy and Pilonidal sinus.
Therefore, after sphincterotomy, we used a basket for removing the suspected stones, but surprisingly three living F.
It has been suggested that if after the morphine administration this pattern is not observed one should suspect either inadequate morphine dose or possible prior sphincterotomy.
After endoscopic sphincterotomy, attempted stone extraction using biliary mechanical lithotripter and balloon failed.
Another ERCP was performed and a sphincterotomy successfully completed.
In an initial report, 25 BD patients received botulinum injections into the sphincter of Oddi; of the 11 whose pain was relieved by this injection, 10 underwent endoscopic biliary sphincterotomy, and pain resolved for all of these patients.
3%) patients were referred for ERCP and endoscopic sphincterotomy and 11 (28.
Objective: To further resolve the clinical equipoise on the choice of chemical sphincterotomy agent for early symptomatic relief of anal fissure by comparing the effectiveness of 2% Diltiazem gel with 0.