proctectomy

proctectomy

 [prok-tek´to-me]
excision of the rectum.

proc·tec·to·my

(prok-tek'tŏ-mē),
Surgical resection of the rectum.
Synonym(s): rectectomy
[proct- + G. ektomē, excision]

proctectomy

/proc·tec·to·my/ (prok-tek´tah-me) excision of the rectum.

proctectomy

(prŏk-tĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical resection of the rectum.

proc·tec·to·my

(prok-tek'tŏ-mē)
Surgical resection of the rectum.
Synonym(s): rectectomy.
[proct- + G. ektomē, excision]

proctectomy

excision of the rectum.
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open total abdominal colectomy for severe colitis: impact on recovery and subsequent completion restorative proctectomy.
Total proctocolectomy or proctectomy with stoma creation
Treatment of therapy-resistant perineal metastatic Crohn's disease after proctectomy using anti-tumor necrosis factor chimeric monoclonal antibody, cA2: report of two cases.
On July 14, 2003, Beglin reported to the Hospital in anticipation of undergoing a complete proctectomy.
In general the rectum can be kept under surveillance, rather than proceeding routinely to proctectomy and pouch.
He and his associates used a linked Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results Medicare database to identify patients with colorectal carcinoma who underwent colectomy and/or proctectomy between 1992 and 2002.
Based on the algorithm in O Suilleabhain's series, our patient might have been a candidate for either restorative proctocolectomy or proctectomy with coloanal anastomosis if conservative treatment failed.
It might be caused by nerve damage during proctectomy, inadequate pouch function, or aging, said Dr.
If proctitis is present, medical treatment or proctectomy are recommended, but if the rectum is not inflamed, a repeat repair may be successful, Dr.
Preservation of the entire anal canal in conservative proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis: A pilot study comparing end-to-end ilco-anal anastomosis without mucosal resection with mucosal proctectomy and endo-anal anastomosis.
For the past 2 decades, most colorectal surgeons have viewed radical proctectomy with total mesorectal excision as unnecessarily aggressive for small early rectal tumors confined to the bowel wall.