bougienage

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bougienage

 [boo″zhĕ-nahzh´]
passage of a bougie.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

bou·gie·nage

(bū-zhē-nahzh'),
Examination or treatment of the interior of any canal by the passage of a bougie or cannula.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

bougienage

A technique for treating corrosive burns of the oesophagus in which a bougie is passed to the point of obstruction and expanded—e.g., using a balloon.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

bougienage

Gastroenterology A technique for treating corrosive burns of the esophagus in which a bougie is passed to the point of obstruction and dilated. See Self-bougienage.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

bou·gie·nage

(bū-zhē-nahzh')
Examination or treatment of the interior of any canal by the passage of a bougie or cannula.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Bougienage

The procedure of dilating tubal organs, like the esophagus, with a bougie or bougies.
Mentioned in: Lower Esophageal Ring
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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bouginage, laser resection and stenting), segmental resection and reconstruction with end-to-end anastomosis is the method of choice.7 In the treatment of tracheal stenosis, there is basically a competition between conservative methods like laser resection, bouginage, cryosurgery, and stents with tracheal segment resection.
Treatment of oesophageal strictures in children: A comparison of fuoroscopically guided balloon dilatation with surgical bouginage. Pediatr Radiol 2001;31(2):98-101.
A six-year-old boy with oesophageal strictures secondary to neonatal repair of oesophageal atresia and requiring six to eight weekly oesophageal dilatations by bouginage developed anticipatory nausea and vomiting This was effectively managed by a course of preoperative hypnotherapy over four sessions Resolution of anticipatory nausea and vomiting occurred along with cessation of postoperative nausea and vomiting This case supports early intervention with preoperative hypnotherapy in children with anticipatory nausea and vomiting that has not responded to other measures