omentoplasty

o·men·to·plas·ty

(ō'men'tō-plas-tē),
Use of vascularized greater omentum to cover or fill a defect, augment arterial or portal venous circulation, absorb effusions, or increase lymphatic drainage.
See also: omentopexy.
[omento- + G. plastos, formed]
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omentoplasty

(ō-mĕn′tə-plăs′tē)
n.
A surgical procedure in which a portion of the greater omentum is used to cover or fill a defect, augment arterial or portal venous circulation, absorb effusions, or increase lymphatic drainage.
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o·men·to·plas·ty

(ō-men'tō-plas-tē)
Use of the greater omentum to cover or fill a defect, augment arterial or portal venous circulation, absorb effusions, or increase lymphatic drainage.
See also: omentopexy
[omento- + G. plastos, formed]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

omentoplasty

(ō-mĕn′tō-plăs″tē) [L. omentum, covering, + Gr. plassein, to form]
The use of tissue from the greater omentum as a graft in reinforcing tissues.
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In our study, 9 (25.0%) patients underwent laparoscopic deroofing with omentoplasty, 6 (16.7%) patients underwent marsupialization, 5 (13.9%) patients underwent marsupialization with omentoplasty, 5 (13.9%) patients underwent cystopericystectomy, 4 (11.1%) patients underwent cystopericystectomy with omentoplasty, 3 (8.3%) patients underwent enucleation with external drainage, 2 (5.6%) patients underwent capitonnage, and 1 (2.8%) patient each underwent enucleation with capitonnage and PAIR.
After the proctectomy surgery, 14 additional sessions of VAC procedure were conducted through proximizing the pelvic peritoneum sheets as close as possible without an application of muscle phlebs or omentoplasty. VAC administration was performed at -80 bar with a sponge form before proctectomy and at -120 bar with a foam form to further increase blood flow after proctectomy.
[114] report results of omentoplasty for RVF in the largest series published to date.
(1984) recommended external or internal drainage, capitonnage, omentoplasty, cystectomy and partial hepatectomy hepatic hydatadosis in humans.
Recurrence and long-term outcome after open cystectomy with omentoplasty for hepatic hydatid disease in an endemic area.
Several methods have been introduced to reduce lymphatic drainage, including peritoneum-closing method, no-drainage placement approach, omentoplasty method, and leaving vagianal vault open method [4,7].
Omental apposition, or omentoplasty, to the staple line may be thought of as a technique which takes a page from historical surgical repairs of perforations of the stomach using an omental patch, a widely successful technique [33].
The primary or prosthetic repair of the diaphragm is completed with surgical interventions like cystectomy, cystotomy, and capitonnage or omentoplasty [9].
Ureterolysis and omentoplasty. Detailed description of the technique.
Improper preoperative diagnosis can lead to incorrect and unnecessary procedures such as percutaneous aspiration, ethanol injection, deroofing, and omentoplasty [20].