Indiana pouch

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a bag or pocket; see also cavity, recess, and sac.
abdominovesical pouch the pouchlike reflection of the peritoneum from the abdominal wall to the anterior surface of the bladder.
craniobuccal pouch (craniopharyngeal pouch) Rathke's pouch.
Douglas' pouch Douglas' cul-de-sac.
Indiana pouch a bladder surgically created using a segment of isolated, detubularized colon that may or may not be patched with small bowel. The ureters are implanted into the pouch in a non-refluxing manner. A continence stoma to the abdomen is created by intussusception of a small segment of bowel.
Kock pouch see kock pouch.
Prussak's pouch a recess in the tympanic membrane between the flaccid part of the membrane and the neck of the malleus.
Rathke's pouch a diverticulum from the embryonic buccal cavity from which the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland is developed. Called also craniobuccal or craniopharyngeal pouch.
rectouterine pouch Douglas' cul-de-sac.
Seessel's pouch an outpouching of the embryonic pharynx rostrad to the pharyngeal membrane and caudal to Rathke's pouch.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

Indiana pouch

Urology An ileocecal segment reconstructed to create a continent urinary pouch, sewn into the anterior abdominal wall in Pts post-radical cystectomy for bladder CA. See Bladder cancer, Urinary incontinence.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Adenocarcinoma in an Indiana pouch urinary diversion.
Post-gadolinium T2 weighted magnetic resonance imaging of the abdomen in case 1 demonstrates a solid 2.5 cm mass in the posterior-inferior wall inside the Indiana pouch as indicated by the arrow.
The resected Indiana pouch in case 2 contains a 3.0 x 2.3 cm, firm, fungating mass in a segment of the large bowel.
Table 1.: Review of clinical characteristics of reported colonic adenocarcinoma arising in Indiana pouch [Table omitted]
Table 2.: Review of pathological characteristics and outcomes of reported colonic adenocarcinoma arising in Indiana pouch [Table omitted]

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