Hofmeister gastrectomy

Hof·mei·ster gas·trec·to·my

surgical procedure consisting of partial gastrectomy and retrocolic end-to-side gastrojejunostomy involving the greater curvature of the stomach.


Franz von, German surgeon, 1867-1926.
Hofmeister anastomosis
Hofmeister antecolic gastrojejunostomy
Hofmeister drainage bag
Hofmeister endometrial biopsy curette
Hofmeister gastrectomy - operation in which a portion of the stomach is removed and a retrocolic gastrojejunostomy is constructed.
Hofmeister gastroenterostomy
Hofmeister operation - partial gastrectomy with closure of a portion of the lesser curvature and retrocolic anastomosis of the remainder to jejunum.
Hofmeister technique
Hofmeister-Pólya anastomosis