enteropexy

enteropexy

 [en´ter-o-pek″se]
surgical fixation of the intestine to the abdominal wall.

en·ter·o·pex·y

(en'tĕr-ō-pek'sē),
Fixation of a segment of the intestine to the abdominal wall.
[entero- + G. pēxis, fixation]

enteropexy

/en·tero·pexy/ (en´ter-o-pek″se) surgical fixation of the intestine to the abdominal wall.

enteropexy

(ĕn′tə-rō-pĕk′sē)
n.
The surgical fixation of a segment of the intestine to the abdominal wall.

en·ter·o·pex·y

(en'tĕr-ō-pek-sē)
Fixation of a segment of the intestine to the abdominal wall.
[entero- + G. pēxis, fixation]

enteropexy

surgical fixation of the intestine to the abdominal wall.
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4) Controversy exists about the potential benefit of enteropexy to prevent recurrence of intussusception and prolapse, and further research is required to prove its effectiveness.
The procedure begins with a supra and infra umbilical laparotomy approach to proceed with the adhesiolysis and enteropexy.
Laparotomy and various enteropexy techniques have been advocated to treat and prevent subsequent recurrence of intussusception.