gastric resection


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resection

 [re-sek´shun]
removal, as of an organ, by cutting; called also excision.
gastric resection gastrectomy.
root resection (root-end resection) apicoectomy.
transurethral resection of the prostate (transurethral prostatic resection) see transurethral resection of the prostate.
wedge resection removal of a triangular mass of tissue.
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gastric resection

Surgical resection of all or a part of the stomach.
See also: resection
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We presented the case of a patient who underwent gastric resection for a benign condition 30 years ago and developed a mixed adenoneuroendocrine carcinoma (MANEC) at the site of anastomosis.
In this study, out of 74 patients 28 underwent gastric resection (37.83% operability rate).
* Laparoscopic limited gastric resection is becoming the first-line approach for benign gastric tumours.
By 1890, Billroth could report 41 gastric resections performed by himself or members of his unit for cancer with 19 successes.
I have had a gastric resection due to cancer, and I believe this product could be most helpful.
Gastric resection with curative, intent was performed in patients with American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) stages IB through IV adenocarcinoma of the stomach or gastroesophageal junction, he commented.
The HandPort System can be used for a wide range of complex surgeries, from colon resection and nephrectomy to gastric resection.
Patients were excluded if they had previously been given a diagnosis of peptic ulcer disease, had evidence of esophagitis on endoscopy, were taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs other than low-dose aspirin, had undergone gastric resection, were pregnant, or had previously been treated for H pylori infection.
(12), patients who underwent DP plus gastric resection comprise 15% of patients having multi-organ resection with a rate of 28% POPF.
According to the second and third editions of the Japanese version of the guidelines for the treatment of gastric cancer [16, 17], the extent of gastric resection was selected, and lymph node dissection was performed.
The gastric resection specimen contained a well-circumscribed, poorly differentiated carcinoma with an organoid growth pattern and pushing borders centered on the muscularis propria (Figures 2(a)-2(b)).