staged procedure


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staged procedure

Any operation undertaken in two or more separate parts, with a lull between the two stages to facilitate tissue healing or clearance of infection.
See also: procedure
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Although these time tested staged procedures are associated with multiple hospital admissions and exposure to anaesthesia affecting daily wage earners of the families, social ostracization in our setup and the potential for complications associated with a colostomy we could not do away with it and as has been the practice in other developing countries as well.
Therefore it can be opted for patients of anterior hypospadias with chordee as a single staged procedure when combined with urethroplasty.
They found two staged procedure superior in terms of patencies with equivocal complication rates.
The aim of this study was to evaluate the common complications related to colostomy done as staged procedure in neonates with ARM.
All patients were screened by percutaneous nerve evaluation (PNE) for 4 days, or a staged procedure for 2 weeks.
After Lugol's solution was applied to the anal area, high-resolution anoscopy was used to identify tissue with HSIL for incisional biopsy followed by electrocautery ablation; patients with circumferential disease had a staged procedure to preserve perianal skin.