proctocolectomy


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proc·to·co·lec·to·my

(prok'tō-kō-lek'tŏ-mē),
Surgical removal of the rectum together with part or all of the colon.
[procto- + G. kolon, colon, + ektomē, excision]

proctocolectomy

(prŏk′tō-kə-lĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of the rectum and all or part of the colon.

proctocolectomy

Surgical removal of the rectum and a variable length of colon Indications Prophylactic for Pts with extensive long-term ulcerative colitis

proc·to·co·lec·to·my

(prok'tō-kŏ-lek'tŏ-mē)
Surgical removal of the rectum together with part or all of the colon.
[procto- + G. kolon, colon, + ektomē, excision]
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Relationship between mucosa-associated microbiota and inflammatory parameters in the ileal pouch after restorative proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis.
The exclusion criteria were determined to be patients with palliative resection, distant organ metastasis, subtotal colectomy, total proctocolectomy, abdominoperineal resection, Hartmann procedure or pull-through procedures, and those with insufficient medical file information.
The procedures were grouped into four categories: ileocecal resection, small bowel resection, colectomy, and restorative proctocolectomy (RPC).
Among the most frequent causes of SMA syndrome, the best recognized are an acquired anatomic abnormality occurring after scoliosis surgery, spinal trauma, abdominal surgery (e.g., total proctocolectomy and ileal J-pouch anal anastomosis), burns (since causing a hypercatabolic state), anorexia nervosa, and finally neoplastic diseases and malabsorptive states, which may be related to prolonged wasting conditions [2-6].
Beaver, "Peristomal varices after proctocolectomy in patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis," Gastroenterology, vol.
Only 2 patients had undergone surgery, 1 of whom underwent total proctocolectomy with ileal pouch.
Torbjolm Holm from Sweden who was the master trainer at the course made a presentation on "An overview of Restorative Proctocolectomy".
Treatment may involve surgery to remove the entire colon and rectum (proctocolectomy).
Her past surgical history included a parathyroidectomy, appendectomy, total proctocolectomy with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis and protective ileostomy, reversal of ileostomy, and laparoscopic ventral hernia repair with intra-abdominal mesh placement.
Naito et al., "nduction of epithelial Na+ channel in rat ileum after proctocolectomy," American Journal of Physiology, vol.
ulcerative colitis or FAP) requires a total proctocolectomy with either an ileoanal pull-through procedure or an ileostomy.
After the operation in 2008, also known as a proctocolectomy, Mrs Wilson experienced compartment syndrome in both legs.