gastrojejunostomy


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gastrojejunostomy

[¦ga·strō‚jē·jə′nä·stə·mē]
(medicine)
Surgical establishment of an anastomosis between the jejunum and the anterior or posterior wall of the stomach.
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We used a drainage technique using a gastrojejunostomy tube.
Further dissection revealed that the small intestinal perforation was in the jejunal Roux limb 14 cm distal to the gastrojejunostomy, immediately proximal to a hairpin turn of the jejunum (Figure3).
Contrast should be seen passing through both the proximal and distal anastomoses; however, it is not unusual for the pouch not to empty readily due to edema and/or a hematoma at the gastrojejunostomy.
1-4) JGI seems therefore to be a rare complication after gastrojejunostomy or Billroth II gastrectomy.
Kirby DF, Clifton GL, Turner H, et al: Early enteral nutrition after brain injury by percutaneous endoscopic gastrojejunostomy.
In the same issue of the journal, Wing Tai Siu and coworkers from Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital in Hong Kong report on an innovative laparoscopic technique for vagotomy and gastrojejunostomy to treat peptic ulcer-induced benign gastric outlet obstruction.
The jejunum is separated 30 cm to 40 cm distal from the ligament of Treitz and mobilized from the mesentery to form a gastrojejunostomy with side-to-side anastomosis.
A formal pancreaticoduodenectomy was performed with an end-to-end pancreaticojejunostomy, end-to-side choledochojejunostomy and an antrectomy with gastrojejunostomy.
Endoscopic Stenting Versus Surgical Gastrojejunostomy for Management of Malignant Gastric Outlet Obstruction: Comparison of Clinical Outcomes and Hospital Costs (Podium Presentation featuring WallFlex[sup.
The surgical technique involved a circular stapled gastrojejunostomy with an antecolic, antegastric placement of a 150-cm Roux limb.