transhiatal

trans·hi·a·tal

(trans'hī-ā'tăl),
By way of a hiatus; for example, transhiatal esophagectomy, performed partially through the esophageal hiatus.

trans·hi·a·tal

(trans'hī-ā'tăl)
By way of a hiatus; describes a surgical procedure.
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Out of 4 patients selected for oesophagoplasty, 3 were operated by retrosternal route and 1 through transhiatal route (Table 12).
Based on what is believed to be the largest study of its kind, Allina Health researchers say robotic assisted transhiatal esophagectomy (RATE) is effective and safe for a carefully selected group of patients.
Lamade, "Intrathoracic major duodenal papilla with transhiatal herniation of the pancreas and duodenum: a case report and review of the literature," World Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, vol.
There are 3 types of open esophagectomy approaches, including the transhiatal esophagectomy (THE), the Ivor Lewis transthoracic esophagectomy (TTE), and the McKeown procedure, which is a modified TTE using the 3-field approach.
Objective: To observe the perioperative morbidity and mortality rates of 100 transhiatal esophagectomies operated for esophageal carcinoma in a surgical unit of a tertiary care hospital.
Her treatment included concurrent rounds of chemotherapy and radiation at the UMass Memorial Cancer Center followed by a transhiatal esophagectomy (which includes removal of much of the esophagus) at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.
The surgery was conducted to remove the stuck denture through a transhiatal abdominal approach ( removing the esophagus without opening the chest), thus avoiding a chest incision.
En 1933 Turner reporto la primera esofagectomia transhiatal exitosa para tratamiento de carcinoma, utilizando un tubo colocado en torax anterior para restablecer la continuidad alimentaria.
Thus, for curative treatment, a transhiatal oesophagectomy with primary anastomosis was performed.
Five subjects had undergone transhiatal esophagectomy, and Ivor Lewis thoraco-abdominal esophagectomy procedures were performed on two patients.