hemicolectomy


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hemicolectomy

[¦he·mē·kə′lek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Surgical removal of a portion of the colon.
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Right hemicolectomy and end-to-side ileotransversostomy were performed.
Two days later, a right hemicolectomy with en bloc omentectomy was performed.
Patient underwent laparoscopic right hemicolectomy with final pathology reporting moderately differentiated invasive adenocarcinoma.
After manual reduction of the intussusception, a globe-shaped mass was palpable in the cecum, and a right hemicolectomy with ileocolic anastomosis was performed.
Subsequently, laparoscopic subtotal gastrectomy with oophorectomy, bilateral right hemicolectomy, and D2 lymph node dissection was performed, and HIPEC with mitomycin-C and cisplatin was administered on January 6, 2016.
However, of the eight patients with IAS in the laparoscopic appendectomy group, three were managed conservatively with intravenous antibiotics, four by laparoscopic drainage, and an exploratory laparotomy with a right hemicolectomy following caecal perforation was required for one patient.
This study selected the following elective procedures, as they were frequently performed and often involved a request for blood products: right and left hemicolectomy (COLE) for colonic cancer, coronary artery bypass graft (CABG), unilateral total hip replacement (THR), abdominal aorta aneurysmectomy (AAA), laparoscopic cholecystectomy (CHOLE), and transurethral prostatectomy (TURP).
Such treatment may result in an unnecessary ileocecal resection or right-sided hemicolectomy for technical reasons or suspicion of malignancy [3].
In 2006, he underwent a right enlarged hemicolectomy because of an invasive adenocarcinoma.
The patient underwent right hemicolectomy and partial resection of ileum.