cholecystojejunostomy

cholecystojejunostomy

 [ko″le-sis″to-jĕ-joo-nos´tah-me]
surgical anastomosis of the gallbladder and jejunum.

cho·le·cys·to·je·ju·nos·to·my

(kō'lē-sis'tō-jē-jū-nos'tō-mē),
Establishment of a communication between the gallbladder and the jejunum.
[chole- + G. kystis, bladder, + jejunum, + G. stoma, mouth]

cholecystojejunostomy

/cho·le·cys·to·je·ju·nos·to·my/ (-sis″to-jĕ″joo-nos´tah-me) anastomosis of the gallbladder and jejunum.

cholecystojejunostomy

(kō′lĭ-sĭs′tō-jə-jo͞o′nŏs′tə-mē, -jē′jo͝o-, -jĕj′o͝o-)
n.
The surgical formation of a communication between the gallbladder and the jejunum.

cholecystojejunostomy

[kō′lē·sis′tōjəjo̅o̅nos′təmē]
Etymology: Gk, chole + kystis + L, jejunus, empty
surgical anastomosis of the gallbladder and the jejunum. The anastomosis may occur spontaneously after cholecystitis.

cho·le·cys·to·je·ju·nos·to·my

(kō'lĕ-sis'tō-jě-jū-nos'tŏ-mē)
Establishment of a communication between the gallbladder and the jejunum.
[chole- + G. kystis, bladder, + jejunum, + G. stoma, mouth]

cholecystojejunostomy

The establishment of continuity between the inside of the gall bladder and the inside of the small intestine.

cholecystojejunostomy

surgical anastomosis of the gallbladder and jejunum.
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Choledochojejunostomy is preferred method for bilio-pancreatic malignancy8,13 because majority of cases are not curable and present with obstructive jaundice6 thus most commonly performed method is cholecystojejunostomy for irresectable pancreatic carcinoma14 along with routine gastrojejunostomy.
The 4 patients with carcinoma of the head of the pancreas had a loop cholecystojejunostomy and jejunojejunostomy.
One patient with palliative cholecystojejunostomy with jejunojejunostomy again for Ca Head of Pancreas died on the 15th postoperative day due to sepsis; 3 cases that underwent Whipple's procedure for Carcinoma Ampulla of Vater during his followup was asymptomatic except for delayed gastric emptying which was treated with prokinetic drugs.
Palliative cholecystojejunostomy for obstructive jaundice in patients who have tumours, which are not resectable have also shown to decrease the direct bilirubin sizably at the rate of approximately 1.
For malignancy operative curative procedure was Whipple's surgery and palliative procedure was cholecystojejunostomy.
2) Previously surgical biliary bypass operation such as cholecystojejunostomy or choledochojejunostomy was the treatment for relief of obstructive jaundice in unresectable malignancy.