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enterectomy

 [en″ter-ek´to-me]
excision of a portion of the intestine.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

en·ter·ec·to·my

(en'tĕr-ek'tō-mē),
Resection of a segment of the intestine.
[entero- + G. ektomē, excision]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

enterectomy

(ĕn′tə-rĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of a segment of the intestine.
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en·ter·ec·to·my

(en'tĕr-ek'tŏ-mē)
Resection of a segment of the intestine.
[entero- + G. ektomē, excision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

enterectomy

Surgical removal of part of the intestine.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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The possible reasons for rise of rumen motility within 48 hours could be due to non interference of proper rumen functions and drugs given for inducing peristalsis after performing enterectomy and anastomosis.
Enterectomy with end-to-end anastomosis in two falcons.
His medical history included chronic nephrolithiasis, urinary tract infections and three episodes of small bowel obstruction managed with extensive enterectomy. A computed tomography (CT) scan and renal ultrasound revealed severe left hydronephrosis and hydroureter without suspicious mass or renal calculi.
Two patients died of multiple organ failure after enterectomy (1.2%).
(1995) diagnosed intussusception by exploratory laparotomy in a cow and successfully treated by enterectomy and enteroanastomosis.
A segmental enterectomy with end-to-end enteral anastomosis was undertaken.
After being anesthetized with ketamine (5 mg/kg) and xylidinothiazoline (1 mg/kg), sections of small intestine and colon were obtained by enterectomy from the control group and treatment group on day 9, 35, and 70 after treatment.
Of the 13 patients who received splenectomy with azygoportal disconnection in this study, four had previously underwent abdominal surgery, including cholecystectomy (n = 2), uterine-incision delivery (n =1), and enterectomy (n = 1).