splanchnicectomy

splanchnicectomy

 [splangk″nĭ-sek´tah-me]
excision of part of the greater splanchnic nerve.

splanch·ni·cec·to·my

(splangk'ni-sek'tŏ-mē),
Resection of the splanchnic nerves and usually of the celiac ganglion as well.
[splanchni- + G. ektomē, excision]

splanchnicectomy

/splanch·ni·cec·to·my/ (splangk″nĭ-sek´tah-me) resection of one or more of the splanchnic nerves for the treatment of hypertension or intractable pain.

splanchnicectomy

(splăngk′nĭ-sĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical resection of the splanchnic nerves and usually of the celiac ganglion.

splanch·ni·cec·to·my

(splangk'ni-sek'tŏ-mē)
Resection of the splanchnic nerves and usually of the celiac ganglion as well.
[splanchni- + G. ektomē, excision]
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More than 60 years ago, Smithwick and colleagues carried out both surgical lumbar and sympathetic splanchnicectomy for its treatment with uncertain results (JAMA 1952; 153: 1501-4).
Total thoracic and partial to total lumbar sympathectomy, splanchnicectomy and celiac ganglionectomy for hypertension.
With the advent of minimal access surgery, there has been renewed interest in thoracoscopic splanchnicectomy.
Long-term results of bilateral thoracoscopic splanchnicectomy in patients with chronic pancreatitis.
Mechanisms of vomiting induced by the serotonin-3 receptor agonists in the cat: effect of vagotomy, splanchnicectomy or area postrema lesion.
A 39-year-old female presented for elective bilateral thoracoscopic splanchnicectomy for chronic severe visceral pain.
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