marsupialization


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Related to marsupialization: Bartholin cyst

marsupialization

 [mar-soo″pe-ah-lĭ-za´shun]
conversion of a closed cavity, such as an abscess or cyst, into an open pouch, by incising it and suturing the edges of its wall to the edges of the wound.

mar·su·pi·al·i·za·tion

(mar-sū'pē-ăl-i-zā'shŭn),
Exteriorization of a cyst or other such enclosed cavity by resecting the anterior wall and suturing the cut edges of the remaining wall to adjacent edges of the skin, thereby creating a pouch.
[L. marsupium, pouch]

marsupialization

/mar·su·pi·al·iza·tion/ (mahr-soo″pe-al-ĭ-za´shun) conversion of a closed cavity into an open pouch, by incising it and suturing the edges of its wall to the edges of the wound.

marsupialization

Surgery A procedure in which a cyst–eg, a Bartholin cyst abscess, or a cyst-like space needs to be opened–a lá kangaroo pouch, incised and drained, followed by suturing the incised wall to remain an opened position, so healing occurs by granulation tissue formation from the base of the pouch

mar·su·pi·al·i·za·tion

(mahr-sū'pē-ăl-ī-zā'shŭn)
Exteriorization of a cyst or other such enclosed cavity by resecting the anterior wall and suturing the cut edges of the remaining wall to adjacent edges of the skin, thereby creating a pouch.
[L. marsupium, pouch]

marsupialization

A surgical procedure for dealing with cysts when complete removal is impracticable. The cyst is widely opened and the opening maintained but gradually reduced until the cyst shrinks.

Marsupialization

Cutting out a wedge of the cyst wall and putting in stitches so the cyst cannot reoccur.

mar·su·pi·al·i·za·tion

(mahr-sū'pē-ăl-ī-zā'shŭn)
Exteriorization of a cyst or other such enclosed cavity by resecting the anterior wall and suturing the cut edges of the remaining wall to adjacent edges of the skin, thereby creating a pouch.
[L. marsupium, pouch]

marsupialization

conversion of a closed cavity, such as an abscess or cyst, into an open pouch, by incising it and suturing the edges of its wall to the edges of the wound. The urinary bladder and prostatic cysts are treated similarly.
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Endonasal endoscopic marsupialization of paranasal sinus mucoceles.
The disadvantages of marsupialization and decompression include the possibility of secondary infection, complex procedures, long treatment periods, a high dependence on patient compliance and the need for a second surgery to completely remove the tumor (18).
Transurethral unroofing or marsupialization with loop cautery by opening the syringocele was successful in our symptomatic patient.
17 Pogrel MA, Jordan RCK: Marsupialization as a definitive treatment for the odontogenic kerotocysts.
Cyst marsupialization, aspiration, and nephrectomy are treatment options in symptomatic patients.
Most commonly, marsupialization, primary midline closure and skin flaps have been used as treatment modalities [16,17].
Marsupialization and iodine sclerotherapy of a branchial cyst in a horse.
Marsupialization of umbilical vein abscesses with involvement of the liver in 13 calves.
To our knowledge, this study constitutes the first reported case of DC in which affected permanent tooth was intentionally replanted to its place after marsupialization.
8) Several authors report that marsupialization conducted to reduce the dimensions of extensive KOTs promotes a second, less complex procedure with low morbidity.