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plastic surgery of the pylorus, especially for pyloric stricture, to provide a larger communication between the stomach and duodenum.
Finney pyloroplasty enlargement of the pyloric canal by establishment of an inverted U-shaped anastomosis between the stomach and duodenum after longitudinal incision.
Heineke-Mikulicz pyloroplasty enlargement of a pyloric stricture by incising the pylorus longitudinally and suturing the incision transversely.
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Hei·ne·ke-Mik·u·licz py·lo·ro·plas·ty(hī'nĕ-kuh mē'kū-lich),
pyloroplasty in which a short (2-3 inch), longitudinal incision is made through the pylorus and closed transversely.
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Heineke,Walter, German surgeon, 1834-1901.
Heineke colon resection
Heineke hypospadias operation
Heineke-Mikulicz pyloroplasty - procedure in which a short longitudinal incision is made over the pylorus and closed transversely.
Mikulicz,Johannes (Jan) von-Radecki, Polish surgeon in Germany, 1850-1905.
Heineke-Mikulicz pyloroplasty - see under Heineke
Mikulicz aphthae - a severe form of aphthae. Synonym(s): aphthae major
Mikulicz disease - benign swelling of the lacrimal, and usually also of the salivary glands, in consequence of an infiltration of and replacement of the normal gland structure by lymphoid tissue.
Mikulicz mask - gauze-covered frame, worn over the nose and mouth while performing surgery.
Mikulicz syndrome - symptoms characteristic of Mikulicz disease occurring as a complication of some other disease, such as lymphoma or leukemia.
Mikulicz-Vladimiroff amputation - an osteoplastic resection of the foot. Synonym(s): Vladimiroff-Mikulicz amputation
Vladimiroff-Mikulicz amputation - Synonym(s): Mikulicz-Vladimiroff amputation
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