pyloromyotomy

pyloromyotomy

 [pi-lor″o-mi-ot´ah-me]
incision of the longitudinal and circular muscles of the pylorus.
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py·lo·ro·my·ot·o·my

(pī-lōr'ō-mī-ot'ŏ-mē),
Longitudinal incision through the anterior wall of the pyloric canal to the level of the submucosa, to treat hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.
[pyloro- + G. mys, muscle, + tomē, incision]
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pyloromyotomy

(pī-lôr′ō-mī-ŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Longitudinal incision through the anterior wall of the pyloric canal to the level of the submucosa, performed as a treatment for hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.
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py·lo·ro·my·ot·o·my

(pī-lōr'ŏ-mī-ot'ŏ-mē)
Longitudinal incision through the anterior wall of the pyloric canal to the level of the submucosa, to treat hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.
Synonym(s): Fredet-Ramstedt operation, Ramstedt operation.
[pyloro- + G. mys, muscle, + tomē, incision]
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Ramstedt,

Conrad, German surgeon, 1867-1963.
Fredet-Ramstedt operation - Synonym(s): Ramstedt operation
Ramstedt clamp
Ramstedt dilator
Ramstedt operation - longitudinal incision through the anterior wall of the pyloric canal to the level of the submucosa, to treat hypertrophic pyloric stenosis. Synonym(s): Fredet-Ramstedt operation; pyloromyotomy; Ramstedt procedure; Ramstedt pyloromyotomy
Ramstedt procedure - Synonym(s): Ramstedt operation
Ramstedt pyloromyotomy - Synonym(s): Ramstedt operation
Ramstedt pyloroplasty
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Ultrasound-guided paravertebral block for pyloromyotomy in 3 neonates with congenital hypertrophic pyloric stenosis.
After preoperative intensive care unit (ICU) evaluation and preparation, transhiatal esophagectomy (THE) and cervical esophagostomy were performed with pyloromyotomy and feeding jejunostomy.
Type of Surgery Uncuffed Cuffed Drainage of abcess 8 7 Removal of slough 5 4 Pyloromyotomy 4 4 Omphalocele Surgery 3 3 CHPS 1 2 Meningocele 2 3 Note: Table made from bar graph.
Clarke et al., "Gastric peroral endoscopic myotomy for refractory gastroparesis: first human endoscopic pyloromyotomy (with video)," Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol.
Building on the concept of relieving pylorospasm, endoscopic pyloromyotomy (G-POEM) evolved and is becoming a potential viable alternative for the treatment of gastroparesis.
We retrospectively reviewed the records of 103 consecutive patients who had received laparoscopic pyloromyotomy (LP) for IHPS, from January 2012 to December 2012 in Wuhan Medical and Health Center for Women and Children.
Be it during my wife's pregnancy or during my 40-day-old son's (the second child) pyloromyotomy surgery, the standard service we have received was really great.
Open versus laparoscopic pyloromyotomy for hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis focusing on major complications.
pyloromyotomy, pyloroplasty (Transverse or Y- U advancement techniques) and partial or complete pylorectomy (Tomio et al., 2009) and these techniques are applied according to the cause of obstruction.