urostomy


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urostomy

(yo͝o-rŏs′tə-mē)
n. pl. urosto·mies
Surgical construction of an artificial excretory opening from the urinary tract.

urostomy

Urinary ostomy Gynecology The creation of an artificial opening for elimination of urine due to loss of bladder or bladder function, necessitated by birth defects, bladder CA, injury or nerve damage. See Ostomy Urology
1. An operation to create a new conduit for the passage of urine.
2. The conduit itself. See Ileal stoma.

ur·os·to·my

(yūr-os'tŏ-mē)
Surgically created opening in the abdominal wall that diverts urine away from the bladder and into a collecting device outside the body.

Urostomy

A diversion of the urinary flow away from the bladder, resulting in output through the abdominal wall. The most common method involves use of a portion of intestine to conduct the urine out through the abdomen and into an external pouch worn for urine collection.
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Depending on what test has been ordered, urine may be collected from the urostomy bag.
A MUM-of-two who ended up with a colostomy bag and a urostomy bag after being diagnosed with rectal cancer has told how she refused to let her illness get in the way of her career as an air hostess.
The type of specimen (mid-stream urine, bag urine, catheter urine, urostomy urine, and suprapubic aspiration urine), clinical situation of the patient (abnormalities of the genitourinary tract, presence of clinical manifestations, gender, age, pregnancy, and antibiotics previously taken), or variety of bacteria (category and isolated species) should be considered [19].
All patients had permanent stoma: 33 with colostomy, 8 with ileostomy, and 9 with urostomy. The median BMI was 26.8 (range 15.6-37.7), and the median age was 72 years (range 23-93).
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was a contributing factor, no doubt, and while Craig brushes that off, it can't have been easy having a comedy sketch show named after a line from one of his songs, and the show itself featuring a caricature who carried a chicken tikka loving kestrel, wore a urostomy bag and had a fondness for saying his own name.
was a contributing factor, no doubt, and while Craig brushes that off, it can't have been easy having a comedy sketch show named after a line from one of his songs, and the show itself featuring a Craig David caricature who carried a chicken tikka loving kestrel, wore a urostomy bag and had a fondness for saying his own name.
The global ostomy drainage bags market segmentation is based on product types (colostomy bags, ileostomy bags, urostomy bags), and its applications (single-use ostomy drainage bags, multi-use drainage bags).
Maintaining adequate hydration is critical for patients with a urostomy (Burch, 2011).
At six-month follow-up, the patient had good urostomy function, protuberant and healthy stoma, and no issues with stomal appliance fit (Figure 3).