Roux, Cesar

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César, Swiss surgeon, 1857-1934.
Roux-en-Y anastomosis - a Y-shaped surgical anastomosis involving the small intestine. Synonym(s): Roux-en-Y operation
Roux-en-Y gastrectomy
Roux-en-Y gastrojejunostomy
Roux-en-Y hepatic jejunostomy
Roux-en-Y incision
Roux-en-Y loop
Roux-en-Y operation - Synonym(s): Roux-en-Y anastomosis
Roux-en-Y pancreatic jejunostomy
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In carcinoma stomach, 10 patients underwent distal gastrectomy with antecolic Roux-en-Y gastrojejunostomy, 5 patients underwent subtotal gastrectomy with antecolic Roux-en-Y gastrojejunostomy and 2 patients underwent palliative gastrojejunostomy.
Roux stasis syndrome is characterized by symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, epigastric pain, fullness, and difficulties in eating after Roux-en-Y gastrojejunostomy. However, the clinical definition of the roux stasis syndrome is ambiguous, sometimes confusing with postoperative ileus.
Since the patient history included subtotal gastrectomy, antecolic gastrojejunostomy, and Braun's anastomosis, first, the previous anastomosis was removed and the passage was unobstructed using Roux-en-Y gastrojejunostomy (Video 2).
Continuity was restored with Billroth-II gastrojejunostomy or Roux-en-Y gastrojejunostomy. The extent of lymphadenectomy was tailored to the individual patient and was defined using the Japanese gastric cancer treatment guidelines classification.
Abou-Rebyeh, "Endoscopic sphincterotomy using an S-shaped sphincterotome in patients with a Billroth II or Roux-en-Y gastrojejunostomy," Endoscopy, vol.
[2,3] It has also been reported less frequently after Roux-en-Y gastrojejunostomy, [4] truncal vagotomy, [5] pancreaticoduodenectomy,^ abdominal trauma surgery, [7] gynecological surgery, [8] jejunostomy, [9] appendicectomy.