appendicectomy


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appendectomy

 [ap″en-dek´to-me]
excision of the vermiform appendix.

ap·pen·dec·to·my

(ap'pen-dek'tō-mē),
Surgical removal of the appendix.
Synonym(s): appendicectomy
[appendix + G. ektomē, excision]

appendicectomy

(ə-pĕn′dĭ-sĕk′tə-mē)

appendicectomy

[əpen′disek′təmē]
1 See appendectomy.
2 the surgical removal of an appendage.

appendectomy

The surgical removal of the appendix.

ap·pen·dec·to·my

(ap'pĕn-dek'tŏ-mē)
Surgical removal of the vermiform appendix.
Synonym(s): appendicectomy.
[appendix + G. ektomē, excision]

appendicectomy

The surgical operation for the removal of the vermiform appendix.

Appendectomy (or appendicectomy)

Surgical removal of the appendix.
Mentioned in: Appendicitis
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Pathologies of the appendix: A 10-year review of 4670 appendicectomy specimens.
Dietary fibre consumption negatively correlated with appendicectomy frequency for the South African students, in particular.
Conclusion: The irrigation of the subcutaneous tissue with 1% diluted povidone-iodine solution after appendicectomy, though not affect the overall infection rate but significantly reduced the formation of pus within the infected wound cavity.
17) Thus appendicectomy remains the most frequently performed operation by residents and often performed outside normal working hours.
Kulkarni, "Home next day: early discharge of children following appendicectomy," Journal of Child Health Care, vol.
Of the remaining four non-gynaecological surgery related injuries, two injuries occurred during open hernioplasty and one during exploration of an enterocutaneous fistula and the last during insertion of a suprapubic port for a laparoscopic appendicectomy.
He pointed out that there was no guidelines for even simple procedures like appendicectomy, different procedures are performed by different techniques by different supervisors.
The workshop comprised live demonstration of different Laparoscopic Procedures, including Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Oesophagectomy, Laparoscopic Surgery for Hiatus Hernia, and Single Port Laparoscopic Surgery procedures (SILS): Cholecystectomy, Appendicectomy.
The boy made a good recovery, but this hardly counts as a 'proper' appendicectomy as we know it.
During appendicectomy and abdominal lavage, he was noted to have an acutely inflamed appendix, foul smelling peritoneal fluid and matted bowels, and a perforated gangrenous appendix.
The value of routine histopathological examination of appendicectomy specimens.
A history of trauma as a risk factor was available in one patient, three had zygomycosis affecting intramuscular injection sites, one had involvement of appendicectomy wound and one had Plaster of Paris cast as the risk factor.