gastrectomy


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Related to gastrectomy: Sleeve gastrectomy, Total gastrectomy

gastrectomy

[ga′strek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Surgical removal of all or part of the stomach.
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7],[8] ERAS programs are applied to gastrectomy in areas with a high prevalence of gastric cancer, such as China and Japan.
Sleeve gastrectomy, similar to another weight-loss surgery, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB), speeds up alcohol absorption to the bloodstream.
For example, 47% of the RYGB patients versus 33% of the sleeve gastrectomy patients were able to reach the ADA goal without insulin at the end of the study.
Material and Methods: Data on patients who underwent laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy with a diagnosis of morbid obesity between January 2012 and June 2014 were retrospectively evaluated.
Keywords * Complications * Bariatric surgery * Gastrectomy * Bariatric surgery * Single port
Methods: This prospective, observational study was conducted at Bulent Ecevit University Health Application and Research Centre, Zonguldak, Turkey from June to December 2014, and comprised patients with planned bariatric sleeve gastrectomy under general anaesthesia.
As the patient was not relieved of obstruction by conservative management, Billroth Type II gastrectomy was done.
Radical surgery includes total or subtotal gastrectomy with lymph node dissection.
Potential spaces predisposing to internal hernias in the abdomen occurs after laparoscopic gastrectomy with Roux-en-Y reconstruction.
Biopsy proved as adenocarcinoma later underwent subtotal gastrectomy.