hemipelvectomy


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hem·i·pel·vec·to·my

(hem'ē-pel-vek'tŏ-mē),
Amputation of an entire lower extremity together with a portion of the ipsilateral pelvis.
[hemi- + L. pelvis, basin (pelvis), + G. ektomē, excision]

hemipelvectomy

(hĕm′ĭ-pĕl-vĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Amputation of an entire leg together with one lateral half of the pelvis on the same side.

hemipelvectomy

Surgical oncology A form of 'heroic' surgery in which an entire lower extremity including the hemipelvis with disarticulation of the sacroiliac joint and symphysis pubis, and removal of all major muscles to the lower extremity except the iliopsoas; hemipelvectomy is required for large malignant soft tissue tumors of the buttock and anterior or lateral proximal thigh. See Forequarter amputation, Hindquarter amputation.

hem·i·pel·vec·to·my

(hem'ē-pel-vek'tŏ-mē)
Amputation of an entire leg together with the os coxae.
Synonym(s): interpelviabdominal amputation, Jaboulay amputation.
[hemi- + L. pelvis, basin (pelvis), + G. ektomē, excision]

Jaboulay,

Mathieu, French surgeon, 1860-1913.
Jaboulay amputation - amputation of an entire leg together with the os coxae. Synonym(s): hemipelvectomy
Jaboulay button
Jaboulay method - anastomosis of arteries by splitting the cut ends a short distance, suturing the flaps together, and applying intima to intima. Synonym(s): broad marginal confrontation method
Jaboulay pyloroplasty - a side-to-side gastroduodenostomy.
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Given the difficulty and the severity of our cases presented in this case series, with one requiring a hemipelvectomy, it is important to appreciate the increased risk and clinical outcome of late infection among this patient group.
Due to this and other surgical considerations, the external hemipelvectomy remained the standard for surgical therapy for large acetabular tumors until the 1970s.
O'Shea was suffering from Ewing's Sarcoma, a bone cancer, and a portion of her pelvic bone was removed in a procedure called a hemipelvectomy, of which the incredible flexibility is a side effect.
An external hemipelvectomy (HP) is defined as the surgical removal of the entire lower extremity through the sacroiliac and the pubic joints.
One patient died during surgery from complications relating to massive blood lost 14 had wound infections and one had an acute brain syndrome There was significant utilisation of resources involving anaesthesia, surgery, intensive care and blood transfusion services Anaesthesia for hemipelvectomy is challenging because of the extensive tissue trauma involved, the potential for massive blood loss and the potential for severe postoperative pain.
Her disseminated spread of coccidioidomycosis necessitated partial internal hemipelvectomy, and irrigation and debridement of the right tibia and knee joint.
A lesion in the very proximal arm may require forequarter amputation; likewise, a lesion in the proximal thigh or groin may require hemipelvectomy or hip disarticulation.
Previously produced by USMC, the newly improved Seattle Systems' Littig Hip System offers a new level of comfort and mobility previously unobtainable for two of the most challenging to fit prosthetic patients -- hip disarticulation and hemipelvectomy amputees.
Energy expenditure in hip disarticulation and hemipelvectomy amputees.
Subsequent resections would then include the femur and its tracts and potentially require a hip disarticulation or hemipelvectomy.
Physical Therapy Rehabilitation of a Patient with Right External Hemipelvectomy Secondary to Recurrent Local Chondrosarcoma of the Right Pelvis.