ileotomy

ileotomy

 [il″e-ot´ah-me]
incision of the ileum.

il·e·ot·o·my

(il'ē-ot'ŏ-mē),
Incision into the ileum.
[ileo- + G. tomē, incision]

ileotomy

(ĭl′ē-ŏt′ə-mē)
n.
An incision into the ileum.

il·e·ot·o·my

(il'ē-ot'ŏ-mē)
Incision into the ileum.
[ileo- + G. tomē, incision]
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The patient was subjected to an exploratory laparotomy with a midline incision and a phytobezoar (4x7 cm) was removed through an ileotomy at the longitudinal axis.
About the BCIR: The BCIR is a substantial modification of the Kock Pouch Continent Ileotomy.
Known, asymptomatic foreign bodies that are associated with high risk of perforation may be retrieved via endoscope or removed via laparoscopy with appendectomy, cecotomy or ileotomy. (1,3) Elective prophylactic removal of the appendix may be indicated even in patients with low risk foreign bodies.