Hofmeister operation

(redirected from Hofmeister-Polya anastomosis)

Hof·mei·ster op·er·a·tion

(hof'mī-stĕr),
partial gastrectomy with closure of a portion of the lesser curvature and retrocolic anastomosis of the remainder to jejunum.

Hof·mei·ster op·er·a·tion

(hawf'mī-stĕr op-ĕr-ā'shŭn)
Partial gastrectomy with closure of a portion of the lesser curvature and retrocolic anastomosis of the remainder to the jejunum.

Hofmeister,

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